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Macclesfield Poor Law Union

The Macclesfield Poor Law Union was officially formed in 1836, under the terms of the Poor Law Amendment Act, 1834.

The table below provides a list of the parishes and places contained within this Union. Where there is no To date it should be assumed that the parish or place was in this union until the Poor Law Unions were disolved in 1930.

Town or ParishFromToNotes
Adlington 1836    
Alderley Edge 1894 1930  
Alderley Inferior 1836    
Alderley Superior 1836    
Birtles 1836    
Bollington (Prestbury) 1836    
Bosley 1836    
Butley 1836    
Capesthorne 1836    
Chelford 1836    
Chorley 1836    
Eaton 1836    
Fallibroom 1836    
Gawsworth 1836    
Henbury 1836    
Hurdsfield 1836    
Kerridge 1894 1900  
Kettleshulme 1836    
Lower Withington 1836    
Lyme Handley 1836    
Macclesfield 1836    
Macclesfield Forest 1836    
Marton 1836    
Mottram St Andrew 1836    
Newton 1836    
North Rode 1836    
Old Withington 1836    
Pexhall 1836    
Pott Shrigley 1836    
Poynton 1836    
Prestbury 1836    
Rainow 1836    
Siddington 1836    
Snelson 1836    
Sutton (Prestbury) 1836    
Taxal 1836    
Tytherington 1836    
Upton 1836    
Wildboar Clough 1836    
Wincle 1836    
Woodford 1836    
Worth 1836    
Yeardsley cum Whaley 1836