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| County = Cumberland
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| Hundred = Eskdale
| Hundred = Eskdale
| Poor Law Union = Brampton
| Poor Law Union = [http://www.workhouses.org.uk/Brampton/ Brampton]
| Registration District = Brampton
| Registration District = Brampton
| PRbegin = 1679
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[[Category:Cumberland Parishes]]

Revision as of 17:05, 28 February 2016

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Guide to Castle Carrock, Cumberland ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Castle Carrock, Cumberland
Type Ancient parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Eskdale
County Cumberland, England Genealogy
Poor Law Union Brampton
Registration District Brampton
Records begin
Parish registers: 1679
Bishop's Transcripts: 1666
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Carlisle
Diocese Carlisle
Province York
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Bishop of Carlisle (Episcopal Consistory)
Location of Archive
Cumberland Record Office

Parish History[edit | edit source]

CASTLE-CARROCK (St. Peter) a parish, in the union of Brampton, Eskdale ward, E. division of Cumberland, 4½ miles (S. by E.) from Brampton.[1]

Resources[edit | edit source]

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

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 FreeBMD.

Church records[edit | edit source]

Parish registers for Castle-Carrock, 1678-1964 at the FHL

Bishop's transcripts for Castle-Carrock, 1668-1874 at the FHL

Non-Conformist Churches
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Census records[edit | edit source]

Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library.

Probate records[edit | edit source]

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to 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 and Gazetteers[edit | edit source]

Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.

Websites[edit | edit source]

Castle Carrock on GENUKI

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Samuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), Date accessed and adapted 23 July 2013.