Allhallows, Cumberland

Description

Allhallows, a village, a township, and a parish in Cumberland, on the river Ellen, 2 miles SE of Brayton railway station, and 7 SW of Wigton. Post town, Aspatria (R.S.O.) Acreage of the parish, 1692 ; population, 832. The property includes the manors of Baggrow, Harby-Brow, Upmanby, Whitehall, Lees Rigg, and Priestcroft. The Lawson family are lords of the manor and sole landowners. Coal, lime, and freestone are worked. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Carlisle; net value, £370. Patron, the Bishop of Carlisle. The church is good.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England and Wales, 1894-5

Church Records

The parish registers date from the year 1666.


Churches

Details of the places of worship in Allhallows, and their records, can be found on the following pages:


Civil Registration

For general information about Civil Registration (births, marriages and deaths) see the Civil Registration page.


Visitations Heraldic

The Visitation of Cumberland, 1615 is available on the Heraldry page.

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