Ashton under Lyne St Michael, Lancashire Family History Guide

Ashton under Lyne St Michael is an Ancient Parish and a market town in the county of Lancashire.

Other places in the parish include: Ashton Town, Alt Hill, Alt Edge, Alt, Wood Park, Taunton, Smallshaw, Lanehead, Knott Lanes, Hurstbrooks, Heyrod, Hazlehurst, Hartshead with Stalybridge, Hartshead, and Crossbank and Lees.

Alternative names:

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1594
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1621

Nonconformists include: Baptist, Christians, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Independent Methodist, Independent/Congregational, Methodist New Connexion, Primitive Methodist, Protestant Dissenters, Swedenborgian/New Jerusalem/New Church, Wesleyan Methodist, and Wesleyan Methodist Association.

Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

See Ashton under Lyne, Lancashire Family History Guide

Administration

  • County: Lancashire
  • Civil Registration District: Ashton under Lyne
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Chester (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Manchester
  • Rural Deanery: Ashton Under Lyne
  • Poor Law Union: Ashton Under Lyne
  • Hundred: Salford
  • Province: York