Bury St Mary, Lancashire Family History Guide

Bury St Mary is an Ancient Parish and a market town in the county of Lancashire. Heywood is a chapelry of Bury St Mary.

Other places in the parish include: Newhallhey, Newhall Hey and Hall Carr, New Hall Hey and Hall Carr, Musden Head, Middle Division, Lench, Hooley Bridge, Heap, Hall Carr, Cowpe Lenches, Cowpe Lench, Cowpe, Coupe and Lenches, New Hall Hey and Hall Carr, Bramford, and Bamford.

Alternative names:

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1590
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1603

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

See Bury, Lancashire Family History Guide

Parish Registers

The Registers of the Parish Church of Bury Lancashire 1617 to 1646 - View Online


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