Blackburn St Mary is an Ancient Parish and a market town in the county of Lancashire.
Other places in the parish include: Pleasington, Osbaldestone, Osbaldeston, Livesey, Little Harwood, Eccleshill, Dinckley, Clayton le Dale, Wirton, Wilpshire, Rishton, Ransgrave, Ramsgreave, and Ramsgrave.
Status: Ancient Parish
Parish church: St Mary now known as the Cathedral
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1569
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1606
Nonconformists include: Independent/Congregational, Roman Catholic, and Wesleyan Methodist.
Parishes adjacent to Blackburn St Mary
- Blackburn St Peter
- Church Kirk
- Blackburn St Michael and All Angels
- Blackburn Holy Trinity
- Lower Darwen
See Blackburn, Lancashire Family History Guide
Blackburn 1600-1660 - UK Genealogy Archives – Free
Registers for the Town of Blackburn - Lancashire OnLine Parish Clerks
Family History Links
Civil Registration District: Blackburn
Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Chester (Episcopal Consistory)
Rural Deanery: Blackburn
Poor Law Union: Blackburn