Barnsley St George Yorkshire Family History Guide

Barnsley St George is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Yorkshire, created in 1823 from Silkstone Ancient Parish; located on Pitt Street.

Alternative names: 

Riding: West Riding

Parish church: St George

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1832
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: None

Nonconformists include: 

Adjacent Parishes

Historical Descriptions

See Barnsley Yorkshire Family History Guide


  • County: Yorkshire
  • Civil Registration District: Barnsley
  • Probate Court: Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York
  • Diocese: Post-1835 - Ripon, Pre-1836 - York
  • Rural Deanery: Pontefract
  • Poor Law Union: Barnsley
  • Hundred: Staincross
  • Province: York