Shareshill is an Ancient Parish in the county of Staffordshire.

Other places in the parish include: Saredon, Little Saredon, and Great Saredon.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1565
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1687

Nonconformists include: Independent/Congregational and Roman Catholic. 

Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

SHARESHILL, a township and a parish in Penkridge district, Stafford. The township lies 2 miles SE of Four-Ashes r. station, and 5½ NNE of Wolverhampton: and has a post-office under Wolverhampton. Pop., 295. Houses, 67.

The parish contains also the township of Saredon, and comprises 1,985 acres. Real property, £5,653. Pop., 531. Houses, 118. The property is much subdivided. Hilton Hall is a chief residence. There are two ancient camps.

The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Lichfield. Value, £114. Patron, Lord Hatherton. The church is good; and there are a parochial school, and charities £6.

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

Parish Records


England, Staffordshire, Shareshill – Census ( 1 )
Census returns for Shareshill, 1841-1891
Author: Great Britain. Census Office

England, Staffordshire, Shareshill – Church records ( 4 )
Bishop’s transcripts for Ault-Hucknall, 1663-1883
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Ault-Hucknall (Derbyshire); Church of England. Parish Church of Shareshill (Staffordshire); Church of England. Parish Church of Heath (Derbyshire)

Bishop’s transcripts for Shareshill, 1687-1868
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Shareshill (Staffordshire)

England, Staffordshire, Shareshill, parish registers : St. Mary and St. Luke

Shareshill parish register
Author: Thomas, H. R. (Herbert Robert)

England, Staffordshire, Shareshill – Church records – Indexes ( 2 )
Computer printout of Shareshill, Staffs., Eng

Parish register printouts of Shareshill, Stafford, England ; christenings, 1813-1868
Author: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Department

England, Staffordshire, Shareshill – Taxation ( 1 )
Land tax assessments, Shareshill, Staffordshire, England, 1781-1833
Author: Great Britain. Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace (Staffordshire)


Vision of Britain historical maps


  • County: Staffordshire
  • Civil Registration District: Penkridge
  • Probate Court: Court of the Peculiar of Penkridge
  • Diocese: Lichfield
  • Rural Deanery: Brewood
  • Poor Law Union: Penkridge
  • Hundred: East Cuttlestone
  • Province: Canterbury

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