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==== Church records  ====
 
==== Church records  ====
  
Parish registers for [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/62859?availability=Family%20History%20Library Matterdale, 1634-1923]<br>
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Parish registers for [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/62859?availability=Family%20History%20Library Matterdale, 1634-1923]<br>  
  
Bishop's transcripts for [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/311612?availability=Family%20History%20Library Matterdale, 1721-1886]<br>
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Bishop's transcripts for [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/311612?availability=Family%20History%20Library Matterdale, 1721-1886]<br>  
  
The registers of [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/243185?availability=Family%20History%20Library Matterdale Church, 1654-1720]<br>
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The registers of [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/243185?availability=Family%20History%20Library Matterdale Church, 1654-1720]<br>  
  
===== Non-Conformist Churches<br> =====
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===== Non-Conformist Churches<br> =====
  
Wesleyan Methodist - [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/580523?availability=Family%20History%20Library Church records, 1847-1939]<br>
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Wesleyan Methodist - [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/580523?availability=Family%20History%20Library Church records, 1847-1939]<br>  
  
 
==== Census records  ====
 
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Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.  
 
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]
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*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
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*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
  
 
== Websites  ==
 
== Websites  ==
  
Matterdale on [http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/CUL/Matterdale/index.html GENUKI]
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Matterdale on [http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/CUL/Matterdale/index.html GENUKI]  
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==

Revision as of 11:17, 12 December 2014

England Genealogy Gotoarrow.png Cumberland, England Genealogy Gotoarrow.png Cumberland Parishes

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

Matterdale, Cumberland
Type Chapelry (England)
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Leath
County Cumberland, England Genealogy
Poor Law Union Penrith
Registration District Penrith
Records begin
Parish registers: 1634
Bishop's Transcripts: 1662
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Allerdale
Diocese Carlisle
Province York
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Bishop of Carlisle (Episcopal Consistory)
Location of Archive
Cumberland Record Office

Chapelry History[edit | edit source]

MATTERDALE, a chapelry, in the parish of Greystock, union of Penrith, Leath ward, E. division of Cumberland, 10 miles (S. W. by W.) from Penrith.[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 Matterdale, 1634-1923

Bishop's transcripts for Matterdale, 1721-1886

The registers of Matterdale Church, 1654-1720

Non-Conformist Churches
[edit | edit source]

Wesleyan Methodist - Church records, 1847-1939

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]

Matterdale on GENUKI

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Samuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), Date accessed and adapted 6 August 2013.