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Sunderland Poor Law Union

The Sunderland 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
Bishopwearmouth 1836    
Bishopwearmouth Panns 1836    
Ford 1836    
Fulwell 1836    
Hylton 1836    
Monkwearmouth 1836    
Monkwearmouth Shore 1836    
Ryhope 1836    
Southwick 1836    
Sunderland 1836    
Tunstall 1836