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==== Church records  ====
 
==== Church records  ====
  
Bishop's transcripts for [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/311659?availability=Family%20History%20Library Thornthwaite, 1776-1871]<br>
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Bishop's transcripts for [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/311659?availability=Family%20History%20Library Thornthwaite, 1776-1871]<br>  
  
===== Non-Conformist Churches =====
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===== Non-Conformist Churches =====
  
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==== 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  ==
  
Thornthwaite on [http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/CUL/Thornthwaite/index.html GENUKI]
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Thornthwaite on [http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/CUL/Thornthwaite/index.html GENUKI]  
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==

Revision as of 12:46, 12 December 2014

England Gotoarrow.png Cumberland Gotoarrow.png Cumberland Parishes

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

Thornthwaite, Cumberland
Type Chapelry
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Allerdale above Derwent
County Cumberland
Poor Law Union Cockermouth
Registration District Cockermouth
Records begin
Parish registers: 1775
Bishop's Transcripts: 1776
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]

THORNTHWAITE, a township and a chapelry, in Crossthwaite parish, Cumberland, 1½ mile NNW of Braithwaite railway station, and 3 NW by W of Keswick.[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]

Bishop's transcripts for Thornthwaite, 1776-1871

Non-Conformist Churches[edit | edit source]

None

Census records[edit | edit source]

Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census Records and Indexes Online. 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]

Thornthwaite on GENUKI

References[edit | edit source]

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