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St Mary's parish church, Oxford Street, Bilston, West Midlands, seen from the west.
St Mary’s parish church, Oxford Street, Bilston, West Midlands, seen from the west. Photograph by Brianboru100. This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported license.

Bilston St Mary is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Staffordshire, created in 1848 from Wolverhampton St Peter Ancient Parish.

Parish church: St Mary

Parish registers begin: 1848

Adjacent Parishes

Historical Descriptions

See Bilston Staffordshire Family History Guide

Parish Records

FamilySearch Historical Records

Baptisms

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Baptisms, 1848 – 1918 (A)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Baptisms, 1848 – 1918 (B) [1 of 2]

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Baptisms, 1848 – 1918 (B) [2 of 2]

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Baptisms, 1848 – 1918 (C) [1 of 2]

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Baptisms, 1848 – 1918 (C) [2 of 2]

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Baptisms, 1848 – 1918 (D)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Baptisms, 1848 – 1918 (E)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Baptisms, 1848 – 1918 (F)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Baptisms, 1848 – 1918 (G)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Baptisms, 1848 – 1918 (H) [1 of 2]

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Baptisms, 1848 – 1918 (H) [2 of 2]

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Baptisms, 1848 – 1918 (I)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Baptisms, 1848 – 1918 (J)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Baptisms, 1848 – 1918 (K)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Baptisms, 1848 – 1918 (L)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Baptisms, 1848 – 1918 (M)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Baptisms, 1848 – 1918 (N)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Baptisms, 1848 – 1918 (O)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Baptisms, 1848 – 1918 (P) [1 of 2]

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Baptisms, 1848 – 1918 (P) [2 of 2]

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Baptisms, 1848 – 1918 (Q)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Baptisms, 1848 – 1918 (R)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Baptisms, 1848 – 1918 (S) [1 of 2]

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Baptisms, 1848 – 1918 (S) [2 of 2]

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Baptisms, 1848 – 1918 (T)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Baptisms, 1848 – 1918 (U)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Baptisms, 1848 – 1918 (V)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Baptisms, 1848 – 1918 (W) [1 of 2]

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Baptisms, 1848 – 1918 (W) [2 of 2]

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Baptisms, 1848 – 1918 (Y)

Marriages

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Marriages, 1848 – 1912, sorted by Groom’s surname (A – C)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Marriages, 1848 – 1912, sorted by Groom’s surname (D – F)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Marriages, 1848 – 1912, sorted by Groom’s surname (G – I)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Marriages, 1848 – 1912, sorted by Groom’s surname (J – L)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Marriages, 1848 – 1912, sorted by Groom’s surname (M – O)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Marriages, 1848 – 1912, sorted by Groom’s surname (P – R)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Marriages, 1848 – 1912, sorted by Groom’s surname (S – U)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Marriages, 1848 – 1912, sorted by Groom’s surname (V – X)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Marriages, 1848 – 1912, sorted by Groom’s surname (Y – Z)

 

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Marriages, 1848 – 1912, sorted by Bride’s surname (A – C)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Marriages, 1848 – 1912, sorted by Bride’s surname (D – F)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Marriages, 1848 – 1912, sorted by Bride’s surname (G – I)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Marriages, 1848 – 1912, sorted by Bride’s surname (J – L)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Marriages, 1848 – 1912, sorted by Bride’s surname (M – O)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Marriages, 1848 – 1912, sorted by Bride’s surname (P – R)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Marriages, 1848 – 1912, sorted by Bride’s surname (S – U)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Marriages, 1848 – 1912, sorted by Bride’s surname (V – X)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Marriages, 1848 – 1912, sorted by Bride’s surname (Y – Z)

Burials

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Burials, 1848 – 1975 (A – C)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Burials, 1848 – 1975 (D – F)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Burials, 1848 – 1975 (G – I)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Burials, 1848 – 1975 (J – L)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Burials, 1848 – 1975 (M – O)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Burials, 1848 – 1975 (P – R)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Burials, 1848 – 1975 (S – U)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Burials, 1848 – 1975 (V – X)

Bilston St Mary’s Parish Register Indexes: Burials, 1848 – 1975 (Y – Z)

Poll Books

Bilston Staffordshire Poll Book 1868

Bilston Cholera Epidemic 1832

Transcription of the victims of the Asiatic Cholera Epidemic in 1832 transcribed by Pat Galloway.

Maps

Bilston 1884: Staffordshire Sheet 62.16 (Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Staffordshire)

Bilston 1901: Staffordshire Sheet 62.16 (Old O.S. Maps of Staffordshire)

Administration

  • County: Staffordshire
  • Civil Registration District: Wolverhampton
  • Probate Court: Post-1845 – Court of the Bishop of Lichfield (Episcopal Consistory), Pre-1846 – Court of the Peculiar of Wolverhampton
  • Diocese: Lichfield
  • Rural Deanery: Wolverhampton
  • Poor Law Union: Wolverhampton
  • Hundred: North Seisdon
  • Province: Canterbury

Further Reading

Bilston, Bradley and Ladymoor from Old Photographs by Ron Davies and Roy Hawthorne

Bilston, Bradley & Ladymoor (Britain in Old Photographs) Paperback – 1 Jan 2012 by Ron Davies

Bilston, Bradley & Ladymoor: A Second Selection Paperback – 6 Dec 2001 by Ron Davies (Author)

Bilston, Bradley and Ladymoor in Old Photographs: A Third Selection Paperback – 17 Jul 2003 by Ron Davies (Author)

Bilston, Bradley and Ladymoor: A Fourth Selection (In Old Photographs) Paperback – 28 Apr 2005 by Ron Davies

Bilston, Bradley & Ladymoor: A Sixth Selection (Britain in Old Photographs)

Bilston, Bradley & Ladymoor, the eighth selection Paperback – 2014 by Ron Davies (Author)

Bilston, Tettenhall & Wednesfield (Archive Photographs: Images of England) Paperback – Illustrated, 15 Nov 1998 by Mary Mills (Author), Tracey Williams (Author)

Bilston in Old Photographs (Britain in Old Photographs) Paperback – 24 Nov 1988 by Liz Rees (Author)

The People who lived in Bilston: Extracts from the Post Office Directory of Staffordshire, 1864: Volume 3 (The People who lived in Staffordshire) Paperback – 10 Apr 2016 by Geoffrey Hugh Lindop (Author)

A History of Bilston, in the County of Stafford. A record of its archæology, ecclesiology, etc. Paperback – 24 Mar 2011 by George T. Lawley (Author)

Tracing Your Black Country Ancestors (Tracing Your Ancestors) Paperback – 18 Oct 2012 by Michael Pearson

Tracing Your Insolvent Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians (Tracing Your Ancestors)  by Paul Blake | 30 Apr 2019

Tracing Your Canal Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians (Tracing Your Ancestors)  by Sue Wilkes | 20 Oct 2011

Tracing Your Canal Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians (Tracing Your Ancestors) Paperback – 20 Oct 2011 by Sue Wilkes (Author)

Canal Boatmen Ancestors: A Beginners Research Guide Paperback – 14 May 2016 by Alice McGladdery (Author)