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Parishmouse provides a wealth of information about the history of parishes, towns and hamlets throughout the United Kingdom, transcribed from historical books and parish registers. The information will be of particular interest to those tracing their family histories or researching local history.

The Counties of England

Read about the history of the counties of England and their towns and villages.

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St Michael on Wyre, Lancashire Family History Guide

St Michael on Wyre is an Ancient Parish in the county of Lancashire. Other places in the parish include: Great Eccleston in the Fylde, Car House Green Common, Carhouse Green Common, Catforth, Eaves, Upper Rawcliffe with Tranacre, Tarnacre, Tarnicar, Upper Rawcliffe, Upper Rawcliffe with Tarnacre, and Sowerby. Parish church: Parish registers begin: 1660 Nonconformists include: … Continue reading St Michael on Wyre, Lancashire Family History Guide

Tarleton, Lancashire Family History Guide

Tarleton is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Lancashire, created in 1821 from chapelry in Croston Ancient Parish. Parish church: Parish registers begin: 1719 Nonconformists include: Primitive Methodist, Roman Catholic, and Wesleyan Methodist. Parishes adjacent to Tarleton Hoole Croston Scarisbrick Hesketh with Becconsall Rufford North Meols Bretherton Historical Descriptions The Imperial Gazetteer of England … Continue reading Tarleton, Lancashire Family History Guide

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