Archives and libraries

Civil Registration


Historical Geography

Church History


Church Records

The registers of the parish church, St Mary, have been published by the Lancashire Parish Register Societyas follows. Volume 52 – Bap 1608-1752, Mar & Bur 1608-1753.

Civil Registration
The Register Office covering the Penwortham area is Preston and South Ribble

The Churches of Penwortham
View maps of Penwortham and places within its boundaries. The Old-Maps site has made available an historicmap near Penwortham in the 19th century.

Archives and libraries
Local studies information is held at Leyland Library

Details about the census records, and indexes for Penwortham


History around Penwortham

You can search for churches in the local area that are recorded in the GENUKI church database.

Details of the Penwortham Anglican churches in the Deanery of Leyland.

In 1835 the parish of Penwortham contained the townships of Penwortham, Howick, Hutton, Longton, and Farington. Historical Geography.