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].

Census

England and Wales Census, 1841

England and Wales Census, 1851

England and Wales Census, 1861

England and Wales Census, 1871

England and Wales Census, 1881

England and Wales Census, 1891

England and Wales Census, 1901

England and Wales Census, 1911

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

Derbyshire

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

Records for England

Births and Baptism Records

England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975

Great Britain, Births and Baptisms, 1571-1977

England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008

United Kingdom, Maritime Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1787-1933

Marriage Records

England Marriages, 1538–1973

Great Britain Marriages, 1797-1988

England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005

United Kingdom, Maritime Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1787-1933

Death Records

England Death Records, 1998-2015

England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991

Great Britain Deaths and Burials, 1778-1988

England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007

United Kingdom, Maritime Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1787-1933

England and Wales, National Index of Wills and Administrations, 1858-1957

England and Wales, Prerogative Court of Canterbury Wills, 1640-1660

Non-Conformist Records

England and Wales Non-Conformist Record Indexes (RG4-8), 1588-1977

Occupations

United Kingdom, Merchant Navy Seamen Records, 1835-1941

War and Conflict

Great Britain, War Office Registers, 1772-1935

United Kingdom, Chelsea Pensioners’ Service Records, 1760-1913

United Kingdom, Royal Hospital Chelsea: Discharge Documents of Pensioners 1760-1887 (WO 122)

United Kingdom, Maritime Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1787-1933

United Kingdom, Militia Service Records, 1806-1915

United Kingdom, World War I Service Records, 1914-1920

United Kingdom, World War I Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps Records, 1917-1920

Newspaper Archives

British Newspaper Archive, Family Notices

British Newspaper Archives, Obituaries

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