Each record comprises a transcript of the original register. The amount of information listed varies, but the records usually include a combination of the following information about your ancestor:
• First name(s)
• Last name
• Birth year
• Death year
• Burial year
• Burial date
The record set comprises almost 100,125 records from 45 parishes in two counties in Furness.
These records date from 1725 to 2005.
Furness is a region in South Cumbria, England. The name originally referred to the peninsula on the Irish Sea, but Furness now includes the whole of North Lonsdale. The town of Barrow-in-Furness is the largest in the region. These records include the counties of Cumberland and Lancashire. The children’s author Beatrix Potter, creator of Peter Rabbit, was one of the largest landowners in High Furness in the early years of the 20th century.