Holme Eden, Cumberland Family History Guide

Holme Eden is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Cumberland, created in 1843 from Wetheral with Warwick Ecclesiastical Parish and Hayton Ancient Parish.

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Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1845
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1845

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Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

HOLME-EDEN, a chapelry in Wetheral and Hayton parishes, Cumberland; on the river Eden, near Wetheral r. station, and 5 miles W of Carlisle. It was constituted in 1845; and its post town is Wetheral, under Carlisle. Pop., 1,107. Houses, 233. Pop. of the Wetheral portion, 866. Houses, 175. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Carlisle. Value, £117. Patron, P. Dixon, Esq.

Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].

Parish Records

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Church Records

Bishop’s transcripts for Holme-Eden, 1845-1865 Author: Church of England. Chapelry of Holme-Eden (Cumberland)

Computer printout of Holm Eden, St. Paul, Cumb., Eng


Vision of Britain historical maps


  • County: Cumberland
  • Civil Registration District: Carlisle
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Carlisle (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Carlisle
  • Rural Deanery: Carlisle
  • Poor Law Union: Brampton
  • Hundred: Cumberland Ward; Eskdale Ward
  • Province: York