07 September 2020

Ancestry adds Lancashire, England, Electoral Registers, 1832-1935

There are 3,146,854 entries in this new Ancestry database for the north-west English county of Lancashire.

Records. from the Lancashire Archives, are for the following 52 districts:

Abram, Accrington, Adlington, Aspull, Barrowford, Blackpool, Bootle, Briercliffe, Chadderton, 
Chorley, Church, Clitheroe, Culcheth, Darwen, Denton, Eccles, Fleetwood, Fylde, Fylde+North,
Gorton, Heaton, Heywood, Horwich, Ince, Lancashire, Lancaster, Lees, Leigh, Littleborough,
Lonsdale, Middleton, Newton, Newton+in+Makerfield, North+East+Lancashire, North+Lancashire,
Old+Trafford, Ormskirk, Prestwich, Radcliffe, Rainford, Rossendale, South+East+Lancashire,
South+Lancashire, South+West+Lancashire, Southport, Stretford, Tottington, Walton+le+Dale,
Waterloo+with+Seaford, Westhoughton, Widnes, Winwick.

The bar chart shows the number of entries for the 10 years centred on the year specified. There is a lack of data for the period following 1918 when women over 30 were enfranchised.

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