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<br> Guide to '''Bowness, Cumberland ancestry, family history, and genealogy:''' parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
{{Infobox England Jurisdictions| image =| caption = | Type = [[Ancient Parish History ]]| County = Cumberland| Hundred = Cumberland| Poor Law Union = [http://www.workhouses.org.uk/Wigton/ Wigton]| Registration District = Wigton| PRbegin = 1663| BTbegin = 1663| Province = York| Diocese = Carlisle| Archdeaconry = | Archdeaconries = | Rural Deanery = Carlisle| Parish = | Peculiar = | Chapelry = | Probate Court = Court of the Bishop of Carlisle (Episcopal Consistory)| Archdeaconry Court = | Bishops Court = | Prerogative Court =| Archive =[[Cumberland Record Office]]}}
"BOWNESS (St. Michael), a '''''parish''''', in the union of Wigton, Cumberland ward, and E. division of the county of Cumberland; comprising the townships of Anthorn, Bowness, Drumburgh, and Finland; and containing 1488 inhabitants, of whom 624 are in the township of Bowness, 14 miles (W. N. W.) from Carlisle."&nbsp; == Parish History ==
From:&nbsp;LewisBOWNESS (St. Michael), a '''parish''', in the union of Wigton, Cumberland ward, Samuel Aand E.division of the county of Cumberland,&nbsp;"A Topographical Dictionary of England" 14 miles (1848W. N. W.), ppfrom Carlisle. 320-323<ref>Samuel A. URL: Lewis, [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50817 #s8'' A Topographical Dictionary of England''] (1848) Date accessed: 29 and adapted 18 July 20112013. </ref>
== Resources ==
==== Civil Registration ====
Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The civil registration article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is [http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD].
==== Church records =Records ===
Include here information for Bowness parish registersof christenings, Bishop’s Transcripts marriages and other types of church records, such as parish chest records. Add the contact information burials are available online for the office holding the original records. Add links to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection following years:
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Include an overview if there is any unique information, such as the census for X year was destroyed{| width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="1"|-| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" scope="col" colspan="7" | '''Bowness Online Parish Records'''|-| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | | bgcolor="#ffcccc" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Baptisms'''''</center> | bgcolor="#ccffcc" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Marriages'''''</center> | bgcolor="#ccffff" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Burials'''''</center>|-| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | | bgcolor="#ffcccc" | Indexes | bgcolor="#ffcccc" | Images | bgcolor="#ccffcc" | Indexes | bgcolor="#ccffcc" | Images | bgcolor="#ccffff" | Indexes | bgcolor="#ccffff" | Images|-| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FS''' | bgcolor="#ffcccc" | {{RecordSearch|1473014|'''1538-1975'''}}| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br> | bgcolor="#ccffcc" | {{RecordSearch|1473015|'''1538-1973'''}}| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br> | bgcolor="#ccffff" | {{RecordSearch|1473016|'''1538-1991'''}}| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>|-| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''BOYD''' | bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br> | bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://search.findmypast.co. Add a link to online sites for uk/search-world-Records/england-boyds-marriage-indexes and-1538-1850 '''1538-1850'''] | bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br> | bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>|-| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''NBI''' | bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br> | bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br> | bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br> | bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br> | bgcolor="#ccffff" | [https://or imagessearch. Also add a link to the Family History Library findmypast.com/search-world-Records/national-burial-index-for-england-and-wales '''1538-1939''']| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br> |-| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''IGI''' | bgcolor="#ffcccc" | | bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | | bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>|-| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FS Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection. PRs''' | bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | | bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | | bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>| bgcolor="#ccffff" | |-| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FS Catalog BTs''' | bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | | bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | | bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>| bgcolor="#ccffff" | |}
To find the names of the neighboring parishes, use [http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851 Map]. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.<br><br>  ==== Non-Conformist Churches ====*'''1717''' [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/england-and-wales-roman-catholics-1717 England & Wales, Roman Catholics, 1717] at FindMyPast ($), index and imagesPrimitive Methodist<br> === Census Records === {{British Census|241280}}  === Probate records Records ====
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Cumberland Probate Records|Cumberland Probate Records]] to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851] *[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain] == Websites == Bowness on [http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/CUL/Bowness/index.html GENUKI]  == References ==
== Web sites =={{reflist}}
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