Mellor Sources


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Mellor registers are held at DRO in Matlock - covering bapt 1629-1890; marr 1628-1775; bur 1624-1909

Mellor was originally a Chapelry of Glossop & included Ludworth.  Part was transferred to New Mills parish in 1831.  Mellor became a separate parish in 1859.  In 1935 Mellor was transferred to Cheshire but remains in the Diocese of Derby.

Waller only

Wild only

includes Mellor

1662 - 70

1662 - 70

Bowden Middlecale & District


includes Ludworth

To find out what it was like growing up in Mellor, visit Geoff Heath`s site at:

You will also find pictures of Mellor on his site at:

A transcript of the 1841 census for Mellor can be found on Liz Sparkes website.