Butterton (near Leek), Staffordshire Family History Guide

Alternative names: Butterton by Hulme End

Status: Ecclesiastical Parish

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1746
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1660

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Butterton

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

BUTTERTON, a township-chapelry in Mayfield parish, Stafford; 5½ miles ENE of Cheddleton r. station, and 6 E of Leek. Post Town, Warslow, under Ashbourne. Acres, 1,940. Real property, £3,843. Pop., 325. Houses, 83. The property is divided among a few. The living is a p. curacy in the diocese of Lichfield. Value, £90. Patron, the Vicar of Mayfield. The church has a tower, and is good. There are a Wesleyan chapel, and charities £37.

Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].

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County: Staffordshire
Civil Registration District: Leek
Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Lichfield (Episcopal Consistory)
Diocese: Lichfield
Rural Deanery: Alstonfield
Poor Law Union: Leek
Hundred: South Totmonslow
Province: Canterbury