Boyleston Derbyshire Family History Guide

Boyleston is an Ancient Parish in the county of Derbyshire. 

Alternative names: Boylstone

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1734
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1660

Nonconformists include: Primitive Methodist and Wesleyan Methodist.

Adjacent Parishes

  • Church Broughton
  • Barton Blount
  • Alkmonton
  • Sudbury
  • Cubley
  • Longford

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

BOYLSTONE, a parish in the district of Uttoxeter, and county of Derby; on an affluent of the river Dove, 3¾ miles N by W of Scropton r. station, and 7 S of Ashborne. Post Town, Cubley, under Derby. Acres, 1,360. Real property, £2,660. Pop., 268. Houses, 61. The property is divided among a few. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Lichfield. Value, £260. Patron, the Rev. Tansley Hall. The church is very good.

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

Parish Records

England, Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537-1918


County: Derbyshire
Civil Registration District: Uttoxeter
Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Lichfield (Episcopal Consistory)
Diocese: Lichfield
Rural Deanery: Cubley
Poor Law Union: Uttoxeter
Hundred: Appletree
Province: Canterbury