Bakewell Poor Law Union, Derbyshire Genealogy

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History[edit | edit source]

St. John's hospital, for six aged men, was founded and endowed in 1602, by Sir John Manners Sutton and his brother; the income amounts to £40. A dispensary and a lying-in institution have been established. The poor law union of Bakewell comprises above 50 parishes and places, and contains a population of 31,319.

From: Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 128-132. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50774 Date accessed: 04 April 2011.

Parishes in the Union[edit | edit source]

Ashford, Derbyshire Genealogy Bakewell, Derbyshire Genealogy Baslow, Derbyshire Genealogy Beeley, Derbyshire Genealogy Birchover, Derbyshire Genealogy Chatsworth, Derbyshire Genealogy Chelmorton, Derbyshire Genealogy Cromford, Derbyshire Genealogy Darley, Derbyshire Genealogy Earl Sterndale, Derbyshire Genealogy Edensor, Derbyshire Genealogy Elton, Derbyshire Genealogy Eyam, Derbyshire Genealogy Hartington, Derbyshire Genealogy Hathersage, Derbyshire Genealogy Great Longstone, Derbyshire Genealogy Matlock, Derbyshire Genealogy Matlock Bath, Derbyshire Genealogy Middleton and Smerrill, Derbyshire Genealogy Monyash, Derbyshire Genealogy Sheldon, Derbyshire Genealogy South Darley, Derbyshire Genealogy Stanton, Derbyshire Genealogy Stony Middleton, Derbyshire Genealogy Taddington, Derbyshire Genealogy Tansley, Derbyshire Genealogy Tideswell, Derbyshire Genealogy Winster, Derbyshire Genealogy Youlgreave, Derbyshire Genealogy

Later addition Rowsley, Derbyshire Genealogy