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    A parish in Leath ward, Cumberland.
    St Andrew’s , Dacre, has had a church on this site for over 1000 years. The floor slabs are 10th century Viking and in the church are parts of pre-Viking crosses. Archaeological evidence suggests the church is built on the site of an ancient monastery which was mentioned by Bede in 731, it is assumed to have been destroyed by Vikings.

The registers of the parish of church of Dacre, Cumberland, 1559-1716 Available From Family Search

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Map Reference Cumbria County History Gen UKI Probate Jurisdictions pre 1858 Diocese of Carlisle. No Census Information
Available Publications
Monumental Inscriptions - Dacre St AndrewsGo to this publication
Monumental Inscriptions Information
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DacreDacre St AndrewsCFHS

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St.Andrew :
P001952 Baptisms1716-1871 Search by name Search All Records Button
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C001955 Births1860-1886 Search by name Search All Records Button
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C001950 Births1867-1886 Search by name Search All Records Button
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C001953 Births1870-1884 Search by name Search All Records Button
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C001956 Births1873-1886 Search by name Search All Records Button
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P001951 Births/Bapts1559-1716 Search by name Search All Records Button
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M001951 Marriages1559-1716 Search by name Search All Records Button
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E001951*Others1564-1569 Search by name Search All Records Button
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PR 187
Bishops Transcripts1645-1871 Carlisle
Pre 1974 CountyCumberland

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