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Hindley, Lancashire Genealogy

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Guide to '''Hindley, Lancashire family history and genealogy:''' chapelry register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
{{Infobox England Jurisdictions
| image =
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| Type = [[Ecclesiastical Parish ]]
| County = Lancashire
| Hundred = West Derby
| Poor Law Union = Wigan
| Registration District = Wigan
| PRbegin = 1698
| BTbegin = 1722
| Province = York
| Diocese = Chester
| Archdeaconry =
| Archdeaconries =
| Rural Deanery = Wigan
| Parish =
| Peculiar =
| Chapelry =
| Probate Court = Court of the Bishop of Chester (Episcopal Consistory)
| Archdeaconry Court =
| Bishops Court =
| Prerogative Court =
| Archive = [[Lancashire Record Office]]
}}
=== Chapelry History ===
HINDLEY, a '''chapelry''', in the parish and union of [[Wigan All Saints, Lancashire|Wigan]], hundred of West Derby, S. division of the county of Lancaster, 3 miles east by southeast of Wigan. This is an ancient chapel, in operation by at least 1644 and is dedicated to All Saints. There are places of worship for '''Independents''', '''Unitarians''', and '''Wesleyans'''; and a '''Roman Catholic''' chapel.<ref>Samuel A. Lewis, ''[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51033#s6 A Topographical Dictionary of England]'' (1848), pp. 514-518. Adapted. Date accessed: 15 October 2013.</ref>
=== Resources ===
==== Civil Registration ====
Hindley chapelry's registers of christenings, marriages and burials, along with those of the ancient parish of [[Wigan All Saints, Lancashire|Wigan All Saints]] to which it is attached, have been mostly transcribed and are displayed online at the following web sites and ranges of years:
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="4" | '''HINDLEY ALL SAINTS Chapelry&nbsp; (1698) Indexes'''
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
== Websites ==
{{expand section|any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.}}
== References ==
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