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== Parish History  ==
 
  
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Guide to '''Warcop, Westmorland ancestry, family history, and genealogy:''' parish registers, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records. {{Infobox England Jurisdictions
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| Type = [[Ancient Parish]]
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| County = Westmorland
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| Hundred = East
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| Poor Law Union = [http://www.workhouses.org.uk/EastWard/ East Ward]
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| Registration District = East Ward
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| PRbegin = 1597
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| BTbegin = 1662
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| Province = York
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| Diocese = Carlisle
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| Rural Deanery = Westmorland
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| Probate Court = Court of the Bishop of Carlisle (Episcopal Consistory)
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| Archive = [[Westmorland Record Office]]
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== Resources  ==
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== Parish History ==
  
==== Civil Registration ====
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WARCOP (St. Columba), a '''parish''', in East ward and union, county of Westmorland, 3 miles (W. by N.)from Brough, on the road to Appleby. The Wesleyans have a place of worship.<ref>Samuel A. Lewis, [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51376  ''A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848)''], pp. 461-464. Date accessed: 13 July 2012.</ref>
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== Resources ==
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=== 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].  
 
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  ====
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=== Church Records ===
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'''{{PAGENAME}}''' parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
  
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''PRTs''' = [https://familysearch.org Parish Register Transcripts (FamilySearch) - free]<ref>[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog FamilySearch Catalog]. Accessed 19 January 2016.</ref>
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==== Census records  ====
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Baptisms'''''</center>
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Marriages'''''</center>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Burials'''''</center>
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/414300 '''1597-1744''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/414300 '''1597-1744''']
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==== Non-Conformists (All other Religions) ====
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*'''1717''' [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/england-and-wales-roman-catholics-1717 England & Wales, Roman Catholics, 1717] at FindMyPast ($), index and images
  
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=== Census Records ===
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{{British Census|464189}}<br>
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In December 1787 the Westmorland Court of Quarter Sessions commissioned a population survey of the county. Parish constables were ordered to send in returns listing the names and occupations of the members of every household in their constablewick. This census is found in Vital Statistics, The Westmorland "Census' of 1787. This book is available at the Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. The library call number is British Ref. Area 942.88 X2v.
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==== Probate records<br> ====
  
 
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Westmorland Probate Records|Westmorland Probate Records]] to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.  
 
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Westmorland Probate Records|Westmorland 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<br> ==
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== Maps and Gazetteers<br> ==
  
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>
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Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>  
  
 
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
 
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
 
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
 
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
  
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== References ==
  
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Revision as of 10:54, 9 June 2021


Guide to Warcop, Westmorland ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Warcop, Westmorland
Type Ancient Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred East
County Westmorland
Poor Law Union East Ward
Registration District East Ward
Records begin
Parish registers: 1597
Bishop's Transcripts: 1662
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Westmorland
Diocese Carlisle
Province York
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Bishop of Carlisle (Episcopal Consistory)
Location of Archive
Westmorland Record Office

Parish History[edit | edit source]

WARCOP (St. Columba), a parish, in East ward and union, county of Westmorland, 3 miles (W. by N.)from Brough, on the road to Appleby. The Wesleyans have a place of worship.[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]

Warcop, Westmorland Genealogy parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:

PRTs = Parish Register Transcripts (FamilySearch) - free[2]
Warcop, Westmorland Genealogy Online Parish Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
PRTs 1597-1744 1597-1744 1597-1744

Non-Conformists (All other Religions)[edit | edit source]

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.


In December 1787 the Westmorland Court of Quarter Sessions commissioned a population survey of the county. Parish constables were ordered to send in returns listing the names and occupations of the members of every household in their constablewick. This census is found in Vital Statistics, The Westmorland "Census' of 1787. This book is available at the Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. The library call number is British Ref. Area 942.88 X2v.

Probate records
[edit | edit source]

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Westmorland 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]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Samuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 461-464. Date accessed: 13 July 2012.
  2. FamilySearch Catalog. Accessed 19 January 2016.