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John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72)
Local studies information is held at Ormskirk and Skelmersdale libraries.
Details about the census records, and indexes for Worthington.
The Register Office covering the Worthington area is Wigan and Leigh.
Ask for the gazetteer for a calculation of the distance from Worthington to another place.
In 1835 Worthington was a township in the parish of Standish.
You can see the administrative areas in which Worthington has been placed at times in the past.
Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.
Ask for a calculation of the distance from Worthington to another place.
View maps of Worthington and places within its boundaries.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SD575115 (Lat/Lon: 53.598330, -2.643675), Worthington which are provided by:
Poor Law records held at Wigan Archives.
For probate purposes prior to 1858, Worthington was in the Archdeaconry of Chester, in the Diocese of Chester. The original Lancashire wills for the Archdeaconry of Chester are held at the Lancashire Record Office.
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Family History Societies covering the nearby area, plotted on a map.
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