Manchester St James, Lancashire Family History Guide

Manchester St James is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Lancashire, created in 1809 from Manchester Our Lady, St George and St Denys Ancient Parish; located on George Street.

Alternative names:

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1784
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1788

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

See Manchester Lancashire Family History Guide


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