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Halifax parish registers, Heptonstall Chapelry: Dates and current locations etc.

The place:

A Chapelry in the parish of Halifax, Morley division of Agbrigg and Morley, Liberty of Wakefield; 8 miles from Halifax, 12 from Rochdale (Lancs), Population 4,543. The Church is a perpetual curacy, dedicated to St. Thomas à Beckett.

Deposited Registers (West Yorkshire Archive Service, Wakefield)

  • Baptisms: 1599-1904
  • Marriages: 1593-1986
  • Burials: 1593-1898

Bishop's Transcripts:

  • 1602-1605, 1608-1610, 1613-1617, 1626-1628, 1632, 1634-1640, 1661,1662, 1664-1669, 1671-1673, 1675, 1676, 1678, 1683, 1684, 1688, 1689, 1692, 1694-1697, 1699-1707, 1710-1746, 1748-1757, 1759-1847, (1848- 1881*)
    * At West Yorkshire Archive Service, Leeds
    Note: Separate BTs exist for the township of Erringden for the years: 1815- 1818, 1821-1835, (Borthwick Institute of Historical Research.).

IGI Coverage:

  • C 1599-1660, 1661-1847;
  • M 1593-1660, 1661-1837

Transcripts and Indexes:

  1. C 1599-1660; MB 1593-1653; 1657-1660; Printed transcript with index; Yorkshire Parish Register Society (publications of) 78; Yorkshire Archaeological Society
  2. M 1593-1837; Typed transcript, with index; Boyd's Marriage Index; Society of Genealogists, York Central Library
  3. CB 1594-1812; Transcript; Calderdale Family History Society (purchase)
  4. M 1594-1837; Transcript; Calderdale Family History Society (purchase)

Please note: For an explanation of the abbreviations and the meaning of those dates which are in italics, please see the Yorkshire Parish Registers main page.

The above register information was correct when the book was published (1998). However registers may be moved from one Register Office to another. If you know that any of the above data is incorrect, please drop me a line via the link at the bottom of this page.

The above copyright data was taken from the book
Yorkshire Parish Registers
and was presented to Genuki by the author:
Colin Blanshard Withers.