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Oakerside, Derbyshire

Historical Description

Oakerside, a hamlet in South Darley ecclesiastical parish, Derbyshire, a quarter of a mile from Darley Dale station on the M.R., and 4 miles NW of Matlock. Post town and money order office, Wensley; telegraph office, Winster. There is a Wesleyan chapel.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Church Records

Ancestry.co.uk, in conjunction with the Derbyshire Record Office, have the Church of England Baptisms (1538-1916), Marriages and Banns (1538-1932), and Burials (1538-1991) online.


Land and Property

A full transcript of the Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Derbyshire is online.


Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Derbyshire papers online: