Macclesfield Forest with Wildboarclough is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Cheshire, created in 1737 from Prestbury Ancient Parish.
Other places in the parish include: Lyme Handley, Kettleshulme, Wildboarclough, Wildboar Clough, Upton, and Tytherington.
Alternative names: Macclesfield Forest
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1675
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1812
Nonconformists include: Wesleyan Methodist
- Macclesfield St Peter
- Earl Sterndale
See Macclesfield, Cheshire Family History Guide
Civil Registration District: Macclesfield
Probate Court: Pre-1541 - Court of the Bishop of Lichfield (Episcopal Consistory), Post-1540 - Court of the Bishop of Chester (Episcopal Consistory)
Diocese: Pre-1541 - Lichfield and Coventry, Post-1540 - Chester
Rural Deanery: Macclesfield
Poor Law Union: Macclesfield