Last Updated on

Walsall Wood St John is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Staffordshire, created in 1845 from Walsall St Matthew Ancient Parish.

Other places in the parish include: Walsall Wood and Sheffield, Walsall and Shefield, and Shelfield.

Status: Ecclesiastical Parish

Parish church: St John

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1835
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: None

Nonconformists include: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Methodist, and Wesleyan Methodist.

Parishes adjacent to Walsall Wood St John

Historical Descriptions

See Walsall

Family History Links

FamilySearch Historical Records

Historical Maps


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