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The Goyt, Derbyshire

Historical Description

Goyt, The, a river of Derbyshire and Cheshire. It rises in the former county, forms for a considerable distance the boundary between the two counties, receives the Etherow opposite Mellor, turns westward, and falls into the Mersey at Stockport.

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.