King Sterndale Derbyshire Family History Guide

King Sterndale is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Derbyshire, created in 1850 from Buxton Ecclesiastical Parish. 

Alternative names: Kings Sterndale, Kingsterndale

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1851
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1864

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

  • Penistone
  • Peak Forest
  • Wormhill
  • Castleton
  • Earl Sterndale
  • Bradfield
  • Taddington
  • Tideswell
  • Eyam
  • Glossop
  • Chelmorton
  • Edale
  • Longstone
  • Buxton
  • Stony Middleton
  • Hathersage
  • Baslow
  • Hope
  • Hayfield
  • Derwent

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

STERNDALE (Kings), a chapelry in Bakewell, Hope, and Hartington parishes, Derby; 3 miles SSE of Buxton r. station. It was constituted in 1851, and its Post town is Buxton. Pop., 200. Houses, 32. The living is a p. curacy in the diocese of Lichfield. Value, £78. Patron, Mrs. Pickford.

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: Chapel en le Frith
Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Lichfield (Episcopal Consistory)
Diocese: Lichfield
Rural Deanery: Buxton
Poor Law Union: Chapel en le Frith
Hundred: High Peake
Province: Canterbury