Oldham St Mary, Lancashire Family History Guide

Oldham St Mary is an Ecclesiastical Parish and a market town in the county of Lancashire, created in 1746 from chapelry in Prestwich St Mary Ancient Parish.

Other places in the parish include: Greenacres, Chadderton, Clarkesfield, Oldham above Town, Moor, Mumps, Westwood, and Oldham below Town.

Alternative names: Oldham St Marys

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1796
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1604

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