Shrewsbury St Alkmund, Shropshire Family History Guide

Shrewsbury St Alkmund is an Ancient Parish and a market town in the county of Shropshire.

Other places in the parish include: Dinthill, Albrightlee, Preston, Montford and Dinthill, Preston Montford, Montford and Denthill, Hencott with Preston, Hencott Grange and Hencott Stye, Hencott, and Harlscott.

Alternative names: Shrewsbury St Alkmond

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1559
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1630

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

Historical Descriptions

See Shrewsbury, Shropshire Family History Guide


  • County: Shropshire
  • Civil Registration District: Shrewsbury
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Lichfield (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Lichfield
  • Rural Deanery: Shrewsbury
  • Poor Law Union: Shrewsbury Incorporation
  • Hundred: Albrighton Division; Ford; Shrewsbury Borough
  • Province: Canterbury