Elmton with Cresswell, Derbyshire Family History Guide

Elmton with Cresswell is an Ancient Parish in the county of Derbyshire.

Other places in the parish include: Cresswell.

Alternative names: Elmton

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1598
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1673

Nonconformists include: Wesleyan Methodist Association

Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

ELMTON-WITH-CRESSWELL, a parish in the district of Worksop, and county of Derby; on the NE verge of the county, 5 miles E by S of Staveley r. station, and 8 ENE of Chesterfield. Post town, Clown, under Chesterfield. Acres, 2,970. Real property, £4,421. Pop., 469. Houses, 91. The property is divided among a few. Limestone is found. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Lichfield. Value, £120. Patron, the Duke of Portland. The church is good. Buxton, the calculating day-labourer, was a native.

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

Parish Records

FamilySearch Catalog

Census

Census returns for Elmton, 1841-1891

Church Records

Bishop’s transcripts for Elmton-with-Cresswell, 1673-1868 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Elmton-with-Cresswell (Derbyshire)

England, Derbyshire, Cresswell, Elmton Road Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, church records, 1927-1966 Author: Elmton Road Chapel (Elmton-with-Cresswell, Derbyshire : Wesleyan Methodist); Elmton Road Chapel (Elmton-with-Cresswell, Derbyshire : Methodist); Derbyshire Record Office

England, Derbyshire, Creswell, parish registers, 1904-1989 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Elmton-with-Cresswell (Derbyshire); Derbyshire Record Office

England, Derbyshire, Elmton-with-Cresswell, parish registers, 1909-1974 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Elmton-with-Cresswell (Derbyshire); Derbyshire Record Office

Parish chest material, and poor law records, 1700-1857 Author: Elmton-with-Cresswell (Derbyshire)

Parish registers for Elmton-with-Cresswell, 1598-1939 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Elmton-with-Cresswell (Derbyshire)

Computer printout of Elmton, Derby., Eng

Parish register printouts of Elmton-with-Cresswell, Derby, England ; marriages, 1751-1836 Author: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Department

Parish register printouts of Elmton-with-Cresswell, Derbyshire, England ; christenings, 1752-1868 Author: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Department

Cemeteries

The Memorial inscriptions of Creswell Cemetery, Derbyshire Author: Derbyshire Ancestral Research Group

The memorial inscriptions of St. Mary Magdelene, Creswell, Derbyshire Author: Derbyshire Ancestral Research Group

A Transcript of the memorial inscriptions in the church and churchyard of St. Peter’s, Elmton, Derbyshire Author: Derbyshire Ancestral Research Group

Court Records

Manor court rolls for Bolsover, Elmton and Normanton, 17th century

Occupations

Parish chest material, and poor law records, 1700-1857 Author: Elmton-with-Cresswell (Derbyshire)

Poorhouses & Poor Law

Parish chest material, and poor law records, 1700-1857 Author: Elmton-with-Cresswell (Derbyshire)

Schools

England, Derbyshire, Cresswell, Church of England School, admission registers, 1904-1917 Author: Cresswell Church of England School (Elmton-with-Cresswell, Derbyshire); Derbyshire Record Office

England, Derbyshire, Cresswell, Cresswell Council School, admission registers, 1906-1937 Author: Cresswell Council School (Elmton-with-Cresswell, Derbyshire); Derbyshire Record Office

England, Derbyshire, Cresswell, Cresswell Infant School, admission registers, 1874-1940 Author: Cresswell Infant School (Elmton-with-Cresswell, Derbyshire); Derbyshire Record Office

Maps

Vision of Britain historical maps

Administration

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