Oldham St James, Lancashire Family History Guide

Oldham St James is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Lancashire, created in 1835 from Oldham St Mary Ecclesiastical Parish.

Alternative names:

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1830
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1830

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

See Oldham, Lancashire Family History Guide


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