Stockport St Matthew, Cheshire Family History Guide

Stockport St Matthew is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Cheshire, created in 1844 from Stockport St Thomas Ecclesiastical Parish.

Alternative names:

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1858
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: None

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

See Stockport St Mary Cheshire Family History Guide

Maps

Vision of Britain historical maps

Administration

  • County: Cheshire
  • Civil Registration District: Stockport
  • 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: Stockport
  • Hundred: Stockport Borough
  • Province: York