Alsop en le Dale, Derbyshire Family History Guide

Alsop en le Dale is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Derbyshire, created in 1737 from chapelry in Ashbourne with Mappleton Ecclesiastical Parish.

Alternative names: Alsop-le-dale, Eaton and Alsop, Alsop le Dale and Eaton

Other places in the parish include: Newton Grange.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1701

Nonconformists include: Wesleyan Methodist

Parishes adjacent to Alsop en le Dale

  • Alstonfield
  • Thorpe
  • Tissington
  • Biggin
  • Parwich

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

ALSOP-LE-DALE and EATON, a chapelry in Ashborne parish, Derby; near the river Dove, 6 miles N by W of Ashborne r. station. Post Town, Parwich under Ashborne. Acres, with Newton-Grange hamlet, 2,264. Rated property, £1,558. Pop., 76. Houses, 12. The property is not much divided. The living is a p. curacy in the diocese of Lichfield.Value, £49. Patrons, the Inhabitants and Freeholders. The church is good.

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

Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Alsop-le-dale. P. incl. in Ashborne

Source: Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales; Second Edition; C. W. Leonard, London; 1850.


  • County: Derbyshire
  • Civil Registration District: Ashbourne
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Lichfield (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Lichfield
  • Rural Deanery: Ashbourne
  • Poor Law Union: Ashbourne
  • Hundred: Wirksworth
  • Province: Canterbury