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Free Census Project Lancashire, England

County status

  • The transcriptions of Lancashire 1841, 1861 and 1891 are underway, with Neil Southern coordinating 1861. See the England summary table for Neil’s contact details.
  • Transcribers and Checkers are needed — please contact me, Terry Waters-Marsh, to volunteer for 1841 or 1891.

Lancashire 1841

The pieces are roughly alphabetical by hundred, with the boroughs of Lancaster, Liverpool, Manchester and Salford towards the bottom of the table. A * denotes partial coverage of a place in that piece.
Hundred or Borough Parish (Townships & Hamlets) Transcriber Checker Status
495 Amounderness*
(& 554)
Bispham (Bispham with Norbeck, Layton with Warbrick, Blackpool), Garstang (Barnacre with Ronds, Billisborrow, Cabus, Catterall, Claughton, Cleveley, Forton, Garstang, Holleth, Kirkland, Nateby, Pilling, Winmarleigh, Nether Wyersdale) Marie Transcribed
496 Kirkam (Bryning with Kellamergh, Clifton with Salwick, Little Ecclestone with Larbrick, Freckleton, Goosnargh with Newsham, Greenalgh with Thistleton, Hambleton, Kirkham, Medlar with Wesham, Newton with Scales, Ribby with Wrea, Great & Little Singleton, Treals, Roseacre & Wharles, Warton, Weeton with Preese, Westby with Plumptons, Whittingham, Esprick) Karen K - partial transcription
497 Lytham, Poulton-le-Fylde (Great & Little Carleton, Hardhorn with Newton, Great & Little Marton, Poulton-le-Fylde, Thornton with Fleetwood-on-Wyre) b4m
498 Preston* (Fishwick, Preston Borough*)
499 Preston* (Preston Borough*)
500 Preston* (Barton, Broughton, Elston, Grimsargh & Brockholes, Haighton, Lea, Ashton, Ingel & Gotlam, Ribbleton, Dorton)
501 St Michael on Wyre* (Gt Eccleston, Elswick, Inskip with Sowerby, Out Rawcliffe, Upper Rawcliffe with Tarnacre, Wood-Plumpton), Ribchester* (Alston, Hatherall or Hothersall)
502 Blackburn Lower Blackburn* (Blackburn Borough)
503 Blackburn* (Balderston, Langho Billington, Clayton-le-Dale, Cuerdale, Lower-Darwen, Over Darwen, Dinkley, Eccleshill)
504 Blackburn* (Gt Harwood, Little Harwood, Livesey, Mellor, Osbaldeston, Pleasington, Ransgrave, Rishton, Salesbury, Samlesbury, Tockholes, Walton-le-Dale, Wilpshire, Wirton, Bamber Bridge)
505 Blackburn
(Higher & Lower)
Bury* (Coupe & Lenches, New-Hall-hey & Hall-Carr, Musbury), Whalley* (Henheads), Chipping (Chipping, Thornley with Wheatley), Mitton* (Aighton, Bailey, Chaigley), Ribchester* (Dilworth, Dutton, Ribchester, Longridge) Marie Transcribed
506 Whalley* (New Accrington, Old Accrington, Altham, Barley with Wheatley, Booth, Barrowford, Higher Booths, Lower Booths, Briercliffe with Extwistle, Burnley; Little Bowland & Leagram)
507 Whalley* (Chatburn, Clitheroe, Cliviger, Colne, Downham, Dunnockshaw, Clitheroe Castle; Churchkirk, Clayton-le-Moors)
508 Whalley* (Foulridge, Goldshaw-Booth, Habergham-Eaves, Hapton, Heyhouses, Higham with West-Close Booth, Hallows-Reedley, Filly Close and New Laund Booth, Huncoat, Ightonhill-Park, Laund-Old, Booth; Haslingden)
509 Whalley* (Great Marsden, Little Marsden, Mearley, Little Mitton, New Church in Rossendale, Padiham, Pendleton with Sabden, Read, Rough-lee, Booth, Henthorn, Coldcotes, Bacup, Deadwin Clough, Tunstead; Oswaldtwistle) Mark M Transcribed
510 Blackburn Higher Whalley* (Simonstone, Trawden, Twiston, Whalley, Wheatley-Carr, Wiswell, Worsthorn with Hurstwood, Worston, Yate & Pick-up-Bank, Winewall)
511 West Derby* Altcar (Little Altcar), Aughton, Childwall (Allerton, Childwall, Garston, Hale, Halewood, Speke, Wavertree, Little Woolton, Much Woolton, Aigburth, Thingwell)
512 Croxteth Park, Halsall (Down-Holland, Halsall, Lydiate, Maghull, Melling-cum-Cunscough), Huyton (Huyton, Knowsley, Roby, Tarbock)
513 Leigh (Astley, Atherton, Bedford, Pennington, Tyldesley-cum-Shakerley, West Leigh)
514 North Meols (North Meols, Birkdale, Southport, Southaws, Hawside, Little London, Higher Blowic, Rowe Lane, Marshside, Churchtown, Crossens, Banks)
515 Ormskirk (Bickerstaffe, Burscough, Lathom, Newbrough or Newburgh, Ormskirk, Scarisbrick, Skelmersdale)
516 Prescot* (Bold, Cronton, Cuerdley, Ditton, Eccleston, Parr, Penketh, Prescot, May-Pole, Bold-Heath, Cronton-Smithies, Cronton-Townend, Haigh Green, Ditton Ball, Hammer & Pincers, Ashton-Green, Blackbrook, Parr-Flatts, Parr-Stocks)
517 Prescot* (Rainford, Rainhill, Great Sankey, Sutton, Whiston, Widness, Windle, Upton, Hanging Birch, Lane Ends, Lunt's Heath, Farnworth, Appleton, Widness Docks, Hardshaw, St Helens)
518 Sephton (Aintree, Great Crosby, Little Crosby, Ince-Blundell, Litherland, Lunt, Netherton, Orrell & Ford, Sephton, Thornton, Seaforth)
519 Walton-on-the-Hill* (Bootle-cum-Linacre, Fazakerley, Formby, Kirkby, Simonswood, Walton-on-the-Hill, Amsdale, Raven Meols; Everton, Kirkdale)
520 Walton-on-the-Hill* (West Derby)
521 Warrington (Burtonwood, Poulton & Fearnhead, Rixton & Glazebrook, Warrington, Woolston & Martinscroft, Orford, Howley, Bank Quay, Little Sankey) Pam Transcribed
522 West Derby* Wigan* (Abram, Billinge, Billinge, Dalton, Haigh, Hindley, Ince-in-Mackerfield, Orrell, Pemberton, Upholland, Winstanley, Chapel End, Higher End, Holland, Robyhill, Hall Green, Tontine) Marie Transcribed
(& 532–)
Wigan* (Aspull)
523 West Derby* Wigan* (Wigan Borough,Scholes Ward, St George's Ward, Queen-Street Ward, Swinley Ward, All Saints Ward)
524 Winwick (Ashton-in-Mackerfield, Culcheth, Golborne, Haydock, Houghton, Middleton & Arbury, Kenyon, Lowton, Newton in Mackerfield, Southworth & Croft, Winwick with Hulme)
525 Leyland Brindle, Chorley, Croston (Bispham, Bretherton, Croston, Mawdesley, Ulnes-Walton), Tarleton
526 Eccleston (Eccleston, Heskin, Parbold, Wrightington), Hesketh with Becconstall, Hoole (Little Hoole, Much Hoole), Leyland (Clayton-le-Woods, Cuerden, Euxton, Heapey, Hoghton, Leyland, Wheelton, Whittle-le-Woods, Withnell)
527 Penwortham (Farrington, Howick, Hutton, Longton, Penwortham), Rufford, Standish (Adlington, Anderton, Charnock-Heath, Charnock-Richard, Coppull, Duxbury, Shevington, Standish with Langtree, Welsh-Whittle, Worthington)
528 Lonsdale (North & South)*
(& 553, 554)
Aldingham (Gleaston, Leece), Cartmel (Lower Allithwaite, Upper Allithwaite, East Broughton or Broughton Field, Cartmellfell, Lower Holker, Upper Holker, Staveley), Colton or Coulton (Haverthwaite, Rusland, Finsthwaite), Bolton-le-Sands (Bolton-le-Sands, Nether-Kellett, Over Kellett, Slyne with Hest, Capernwray), Burton-in-Kendal* (Dalton), Claughton, Cockerham* (Cockerham, Ellel, Thurnham*)
529 Dalton-in-Furness (Ireleth, Rampside, Walney, Above-Town Divn., Yarleside Divn., Hawcoat Divn., Piel Island, Barrow Island, Walney Island, Biggar), Hawkeshead (Claife, Hawkeshead, Monk-Coniston & Skelwith, Satterthwaite), Kirby-Ireleth (West Broughton or Broughton-in-Furness, Dunnerdale, Low Quarter, Middle-Quarter, Seathwaite, Woodland & Heathwaite or High Quarter, Waitham-Hill & Mosshouses, Marshfield & Herdhouse), Halton (Aughton), Heysham
530 Pennington, Melling (Arkholme with Cawood, Farleton, Hornby, Melling with Wrayton, Roeburndale, Wennington, Wray with Bolton), Tatham (Tatham Fell), Thornton-in-Lonsdale (Ireby), Tunstall (Burrow with Burrow, Cantsfield, Leck, Tunstall)
531 Ulverston (Blawith, Church-Conistone, Egton-cum-Newland, Lowick, Mansriggs, Osmotherley, Subberthwaite, Torver, Ulverston, Little Urswick), Urswick (Adgarley, Bardsea, Stainton), Warton (Borwick, Carnforth, Hutton-Priest, Silverdale, Warton with Lindeth, Yealand-Conyers, Yealand-Redmayne), Whittington
532 Salford*
(& 578–)
533 Ashton-under-Lyne* (Audenshaw, Hartshead with Stalybridge, Knott-Lanes, Hooleyhill, Walkmill, Audenshaw, Littlemoss, Woodhouses, North-Street, Mossley, Crossbank & Lees, Alt, Lanehead)
534 Bolton-le-Moors* (Gt Bolton East)
535 Bolton-le-Moors* (Gt Bolton West)
536 Bolton-le-Moors* (Little Bolton, Horrocks-Fold, Eagley Bank)
537 Bolton-le-Moors* (Anglezarke, Blackrod, Bradshaw, Breightmet, Edgeworth, Entwistle, Harwood, Darcy Lever, Little Lever, Longworth, Lostock, Quarlton, Rivington, Sharples, Tonge with Haulgh, Turton, Astley Bridge*, Bank Top, Sweet Loves, High Houses, Gale Paper Works, Folds, Belmont, Piccadilly, Oldhams)
538 Bury* (Bury, Elton, Starling*, Summerseat*)
539 Bury* (Heap)
540 Bury* (Higher Tottington Foebank, Lower Tottington, Walmersley-cum-Shuttletworth, Summerseat*) Diana R
541 Deane (Farnworth, Halliwell, Heaton, Horwich, Little Hulton or Peel, Middle Hulton, Over Hulton, Kersley or Kearsley, Rumworth, West Houghton)
542 Eccles* (Barton-on-Irwell, Clifton, Cadishead, Irlam)
543 Eccles* (Pendlebury, Pendleton, Worsley, Boothstown, Little Houghton, Swinton, Newtown), Flixton (Flixton, Urmston)
544 Middleton (Ainsworth or Cockey, Ashworth, Birtle-cum-Banford, Hopwood, Gt Lever, Middleton, Pilsworth, Thornham)
545 Prestwich-cum-Oldham* (Alkington, Chadderton, Crompton, Gt Heaton, Little Heaton, Shaw, High Crompton, Cowlishaw)
546 Prestwich-cum-Oldham* (Oldham Above Town, Greenacres, Moor)
547 Prestwich-cum-Oldham* (Oldham Below Town)
548 Prestwich-cum-Oldham* (Pilkington, Unsworth, Stand Outwood Whitefield, Prestwich, Royton, Tonge)
549 Radcliffe (Starling*)
550 Rochdale* (Blatchinworth & Calderbrook, Butterworth, Castleton, Littleborough, Buershill, Marland)
551 Rochdale* (Spotland, Whitworth & Brandwood (Higher End), Whitworth & Brandwood (Lower End), Catley Lane, Woodhouse-Lane, Woolstenholme & Cheesdon, Chadwick, Clay-Lane, Whitworth, Brandwood, Failinge, Healey)
552 Rochdale (Todmorden* & Walsden, Wardleworth Wuerdle & Wardle, Smallbridge)
553 Lancaster Borough Lancaster* (Lancaster Borough) Pam Transcribed
Lonsdale South* Lancaster* (Union Workhouse, County Lunatic Asylum)
554 Amounderness* Lancaster* (Bleasdale, Fulwood, Myerscough, Preesall with Hackensall, Stalmine with Staynal)
Lonsdale South* Lancaster* (Aldcliffe, Ashton with Stodday, Bare, Bulk, Caton & Littledale, Gressingham, Heaton with Oxcliffe, Middleton, Overton & Sunderland, Poulton-le-Sand, Quernmoore, Scotforth, Skerton, Thurnham*, Torrisholme, Over Wyersdale), Lancaster Castle*
555 Liverpool Borough Liverpool* (Dale St*)
556 Liverpool* (Dale St*)
557 Liverpool* (Gt Howard St)
558 Liverpool* (Islington*)
559 Liverpool* (Islington*)
560 Liverpool* (Mt Pleasant*)
561 Liverpool* (Mt Pleasant*)
562 Liverpool* (St George)
563 Liverpool* (St Martin*)
564 Liverpool* (St Martin*)
565 Liverpool* (Liverpool*, St Thomas*)
566 Liverpool* (St Thomas*)
567 Toxteth Park*
568 Toxteth Park*
569 Manchester Borough Manchester* (Manchester*, Deansgate*)
570 Manchester* (Manchester*, Deansgate*)
571 Manchester* (Manchester*, London Rd*)
572 Manchester* (Manchester*, London Rd*)
573 Manchester* (Manchester*, Market St)
574 Manchester* (Manchester*, St George*)
575 Manchester* (Manchester*, St George*)
576 Manchester* (Manchester*, Ancoats*)
577 Manchester* (Manchester*, Ancoats*)
578 Salford* Manchester* (Ardwick)
579 Manchester* (Beswick, Blackley, Bradford, Broughton, Burnage, Cheetham, Chorlton-cum-Hardy, Kersall)
580 Manchester* (Chorlton-on-Medlock, St Luke, All Saints)
581 Manchester* (Crumpsall, Denton, Didsbury, Droylsden, Failsworth, Gorton, Harpurhey, Haughton, Fairfield, Clayton, Little Droylsden)
582 Manchester* (Heaton Norris)
583 Manchester* (Hulme, St George, Medlock St)
584 Manchester* (Leverhulme, Moss Side, Moston, Newton, Openshaw, Reddish, Rushulme, Stretford, Withington, Culceth, Kirkmanshulme)
585 Manchester* (Salford*, Greengates)
586 Manchester* (Salford*, Regents Rd)