Edlaston Derbyshire Family History Guide

Edlaston is an Ancient Parish in the county of Derbyshire.

Alternative names: Edlaston and Wyaston, Edlaston with Wyaston

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1573
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1674

Nonconformists include: Wesleyan Methodist

Adjacent Parishes

  • Osmaston by Ashbourne
  • Shirley
  • Snelston
  • Longford
  • Clifton
  • Yeaveley

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

EDLASTON-WITH-WYASTON, a parish in Ashborne district, Derby; 2¾ miles S of Ashborne town and r. station. Post town, Ashborne. Acres, 1,360. Real property, £1,940. Pop., 207. Houses, 42. The property is divided among a few. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Lichfield. Valne, £212. Patron, the Bishop of Lichfield. The church is tolerable; and there are a Wesleyan chapel, and charities £54.

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

Administration

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