Ticknall Derbyshire Family History Guide

Ticknall is an Ancient Parish in the county of Derbyshire.

Alternative names: Tickenhall

Other places in the parish include: Calke.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1626
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1663

Separate registers exist for Calke

  • Parish registers: 1699
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1838

Nonconformists include: General Baptist and Wesleyan Methodist.

Adjacent Parishes

  • Repton
  • Hartshorne
  • Staunton Harold
  • Smisby
  • Ashby de la Zouch
  • Melbourne
  • Foremark
  • Derby Hills
  • Stanton by Bridge

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

TICKNALL, or Tickenhall, a parish, with a village, in the district of Ashby-de-la-Zouch and county of Derby; 5½ miles N of Ashby-de-la-Zouch r. station. It has a post-office under Derby. Acres, 1,867. Real property, £4,276; of which £242 are in quarries. Pop. in 1851, 1,241; in 1861, 1,068. Houses, 246. The decrease of pop. was caused by stoppage of lime-works, and by depression of the fancy-knitting trade. The manor belongs to Sir J. H. Crewe, Bart. Malting, brewing, and market-gardening are carried on. The living is a p. curacy in the diocese of Lichfield. Value, £250. Patron, Sir J. H. Crewe, Bart. The church was rebuilt in 1842, and has a tower and fine spire. There are Baptist and Wesleyan chapels, an endowed school with £16 a year, and alms houses with £80.

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


Derbyshire parish registers. Marriages
by Phillimore, W. P. W. (William Phillimore Watts), 1853-1913, ed; Blagg, Thomas Matthews, ed

Ticknall Derbyshire Marriages 1626 to 1812 - Archive.org

Ticknall Derbyshire Marriages 1626 to 1812 - UK Genealogy Archives


County: Derbyshire
Civil Registration District: Ashby de la Zouch
Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Lichfield (Episcopal Consistory)
Diocese: Lichfield
Rural Deanery: Stanton by Bridge
Poor Law Union: Ashby de la Zouch
Hundred: Repton and Gresley
Province: Canterbury