Habergham All Saints, Lancashire Family History Guide


 Parish church of All Saints with St John the Baptist Church, Padiham Road, Habergham, Lancashire, seen from the south
Parish church of All Saints with St John the Baptist Church, Padiham Road, Habergham, Lancashire, seen from the south. Alexander P Kapp / All Saints with St John the Baptist Church, Habergham / CC BY-SA 2.0

Habergham All Saints is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Lancashire, created in 1845 from Padiham Ecclesiastical Parish, Habergham Eaves Ecclesiastical Parish and Ighton Hill extra-parochial.

Other places in the parish include: Ightonhill Park, Ighton Hill, and Ightenhill Park.

Status: Ecclesiastical Parish

Parish church: All Saints

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1845
  • Bishop’s Transcripts:

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Habergham All Saints

  • Burnley St James
  • Padiham
  • Habergham Eaves
  • Reedley Hallows, Filly Close and New Laund Booth

Historical Descriptions

Habergham All Saints

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

HABERGHAM ALL SAINTS, a chapelry in Habergham-Eaves township, Whalley parish, Lancashire; in the south-western vicinity of Burnley town and r. station. It was constituted in 1845; and its post town is Burnley. Rated property, £5,035. Pop., 2,822. Houses, 503. The property is divided among a few. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Manchester. Value, £150. Patron, alternately the Crown and the Bishop. The church is in the pointed style; and consists of nave, aisles, and chancel, with porch and spire.

Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].

Ightenhill Park

Lewis Topographical Dictionary of England 1845

Ightenhill-Park, a township, in the parish of Whalley, union of Burnley, Higher division of the hundred of Blackburn, N. division of the county of Lancaster; containing 158 inhabitants. There are coal-works in the township. The impropriate tithes have been commuted for £20. 13.

Source: A Topographical Dictionary of England by Samuel Lewis Fifth Edition Published London; by S. Lewis and Co., 13, Finsbury Place, South. M. DCCC. XLV.

Parish Registers

Baptisms – Lancashire OnLine Parish Clerks

Banns – Lancashire OnLine Parish Clerks

Marriages – Lancashire OnLine Parish Clerks

Burials – Lancashire OnLine Parish Clerks

Family History Links

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Administration

County: Lancashire
Civil Registration District: Burnley
Probate Court: Search the courts of the surrounding parishes
Diocese: Manchester
Rural Deanery: Whalley
Poor Law Union: Burnley
Hundred: Blackburn
Province: York



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