Holme Cultram, Cumberland Genealogy
Guide to Holme Cultram, Cumberland ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
|Holme Cultram, Cumberland|
|Hundred||Allerdale below Derwent|
|Poor Law Union||Wigton|
|Parish registers: 1581|
|Bishop's Transcripts: 1663; Separate records exist for Holme St Cuthbert beginning 1850|
|Probate Court||Court of the Bishop of Carlisle (Episcopal Consistory)|
|Location of Archive|
|Cumberland Record Office|
Parish History[edit | edit source]
HOLME-CULTRAM (Virgin Mary), a parish, in the union of Wigton, Allerdale ward below Derwent, W. division of Cumberland, 6½ miles (W. N. W.) from Wigton. The Society of Friends have a meeting-house at Beck-foot.
Resources[edit | edit source]
Civil Registration[edit | edit source]
Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The civil registration article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is FreeBMD.
Church records[edit | edit source]
Holme Cultram, Cumberland Genealogy parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
|PRTs = Parish Register Transcripts (FamilySearch) - free|
|Holme Cultram, Cumberland Genealogy Online Parish Records|
Records on microfilm Parish registers for Holme-Cultram, 1581-1931
Bishop's transcripts for Holme-Cultram, 1663-1871
Non-Conformist Churches[edit | edit source]
- Society of Friends/Quaker - English Friends records, Cumberland and Northumberland Quarterly meeting : marriages, births and burials, 1648-1729, with supplementary records
- Wesleyan Methodist
Census records[edit | edit source]
Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census Records and Indexes Online. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library.
Probate records[edit | edit source]
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Cumberland Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.
Maps and Gazetteers[edit | edit source]
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.
Websites[edit | edit source]
Holme Cultram on GENUKI
References[edit | edit source]