Bilsborrow St Hilda, Lancashire Genealogy

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Introduction[edit | edit source]

Bilsborrow is a village on the A6 road and the Lancaster Canal, in the Wyre District, in the English county of Lancashire. It is approximately 2 miles (3.2 km) south-west of Myerscough. The two villages form the civil parish of Myerscough and Bilsborrow.

Parish History
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Bilsborrow St Hilda is an Ecclesiatical parish created in 1927 from Garstang, Lancashire Ancient Parish.

BILSBORROW, a township in Garstang parish, Lancashire; 4½ miles SE of Garstang. Acres, 842. Real property, £1,455. Pop., 176. Houses, 37. There are a Wesleyan chapel, and an endowed school with £48 a year.
John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72)

St Hilda's Church, Bilsborrow.jpg

Resources
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Civil registration
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Events post 1837 may be search online Free BMD

Online index of Lancashire Births, Marriages and Deaths Lancashire BMD

Lancashire Online Parish Clerks[edit | edit source]

An extremely useful resource for research in Lancashire Parishes http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/

Parish Records
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Census
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Poor Law Unions
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Garstang Poor Law Union, Lancashire

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