Slaidburn and Bowland Publications


Slaidburn Parish Registers


Volume 1 : The Parish Registers of St Andrew's Church, Slaidburn 1600-1770, transcribed and edited by Chris Spencer & Reg Postlethwaite. Published in 1994, 353 pages, hardback. Now out of print, but copies are available in many Lancashire public libraries, the Lancashire Record Office and the Society of Genealogists.

Volume 2 : The Parish Registers of St Andrew's Church, Slaidburn 1771-1837/52, transcribed and edited by Chris Spencer & Reg Postlethwaite. Baptisms 1771-1837, Marriages 1771-1837, Burials 1771-1852. Published in 1998, 288 pages, hardback. NOW SOLD OUT. Copies are also available in many Lancashire public libraries, the Lancashire Record Office and the Society of Genealogists.


Manor of Slaidburn Court Rolls


Volume 1 : 1724-1733 : Translated from Latin by Chris Spencer, published in A4 softback, 134 pages, fully indexed. Copies are available for sale, price £12.50, which includes postage and packing. To see the name index to this volume, click on the link below:

SCR Volume 1 index

Volume 2 : 1715-1724 : Translated from Latin by Chris Spencer, published in A4 softback, 102 pages, fully indexed. Copies are available for sale, price £12.50, which includes postage and packing. To see the name index to this volume, click on the link below:

SCR Volume 2 index

Volume 3 : 1703-1715 : Translated from Latin by Chris Spencer, published in A4 softback, 106 pages, fully indexed. Copies are available for sale, price £12.50, which includes postage and packing. To see the name index to this volume, click on the link below:

SCR Volume 3 index


Slaidburn & Bowland Wills and Administrations


Volume 1 : 1531-1838: Collated from by Chris Spencer, published in A4 softback, 122 pages, fully indexed. Contains abstracts and some full transcriptions of 125 wills, inventories and administrations, most of which are held in the Borthwick Institute, York. Copies are available for sale, price £12.50, which includes postage and packing. To see the full name index of every individual (testator, legatee, witness, etc) in this volume, click on the first link below; to see an index of actual documents (wills, admins, etc) contained, click on the second link below:

Wills Index Volume 1

Documents in Volume 1

Volume 2 : 1520-1844: Collated from by Chris Spencer, published in A4 softback, 105 pages, fully indexed. Contains abstracts and some full transcriptions of 126 wills, inventories and administrations, most of which are held in the Borthwick Institute, York. Copies are available for sale, price £12.50, which includes postage and packing. To see the name index to this volume, click on the link below:

Wills Index Volume 2

Volume 3 : 1533-1851: Collated from by Chris Spencer, published in A4 softback, 107 pages, fully indexed. Contains abstracts and some full transcriptions of 111 wills, inventories and administrations, most of which are held in the Borthwick Institute, York. Copies are available for sale, price £12.50, which includes postage and packing. To see the name index to this volume, click on the link below:

Wills Index Volume 3

Volume 4 : 1520-1856: Collated from by Chris Spencer, published in A4 softback, 106 pages, fully indexed. Contains abstracts and some full transcriptions of 115 wills, inventories and administrations, most of which are held in the Borthwick Institute, York. Copies are available for sale, price £12.50, which includes postage and packing. To see the name index to this volume, click on the link below:

Wills Index Volume 4


Index to Slaidburn & Bowland Wills

1389 - 1688


Collated by Chris Spencer, published in A4 softback, and contains an index to over 800 wills and administrations of Slaidburn people, mainly proved at York. Copies are available for sale, price £5.00, which includes postage and packing.


Parish of Slaidburn 1841 Census


This is a full transcript of the 1841 Census for the four constituent townships of the Parish of Slaidburn (Slaidburn, Newton, Easington and Bowland Forest Higher Division). Published in A4 softback, and contains a name index to 1792 people. Copies are available for sale, price £6.00, which includes postage and packing.


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