Walsall St Matthew, Staffordshire Family History Guide
Walsall St Matthew is an Ancient Parish and a market town in the county of Staffordshire.
Other places in the parish include: Walsall Borough, Walsall Foreign, Windmill, St George Ward, and Bridge Ward.
Status: Ancient Parish
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1570
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1673
Nonconformists include: Baptist, General Baptist, Independent/Congregational, Particular Baptist, Primitive Methodist, Roman Catholic, and Wesleyan Methodist. The following non-Church of England denominations were located somewhere in Walsall, but the exact parish is not known: Countess of Huntingdon Methodist and Unitarian.
Parishes adjacent to Walsall St Matthew
- Great Barr
- Walsall St Peter
- Wednesbury St Bartholomew
- West Bromwich All Saints
- Wolverhampton St Peter
- Darlaston St George
Civil Registration District: Walsall
Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Lichfield (Episcopal Consistory)
Rural Deanery: Walsall
Poor Law Union: Walsall
Hundred: South Offlow