Burslem St Paul Staffordshire Family History Guide


Burslem St Paul is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Staffordshire, created in 1809 from Burslem Ecclesiastical Parish.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1831

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Burslem St Paul

  • Wolstanton
  • Tunstall Christ Church
  • Sneyd
  • Burslem

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

LONGPORT, a village in Burslem township and parish, Stafford; on a branch of the Trent canal, and suburban to Burslem. It has a post office, under Stoke-upon-Trent, and several wharves on the canal; it carries on the manufacture of earthenware, porcelain. and flint. glass; and it contains Burslem-St. Paul’s church, and several dissenting chapels. See Burslem.

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

Administration

  • County: Staffordshire
  • Civil Registration District: Wolstanton
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Lichfield (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Lichfield
  • Rural Deanery: Stoke upon Trent
  • Poor Law Union: Wolstanton and Burslem
  • Hundred: North Pirehill
  • Province: Canterbury


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