Ashton under Lyne St Peter, Lancashire Family History Guide

Ashton under Lyne St Peter is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Lancashire, created in 1826 from Ashton under Lyne St Michael Ancient Parish.

Alternative names:

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1824
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1826

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

See Ashton under Lyne, Lancashire Family History Guide


  • 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