Note that the parishes listed are those established in the late decades of the 19th century. Some of the former "quoad sacra" (satellite) churches were established as parishes in their own right. The late 20th century has seen some amalgamations and changes in parochial structures.

This list includes only parishes in Ayrshire. If the place you are looking for does not appear in the list, please go via the Where is it in Ayrshire page to get to the correct parish.

Select a letter below to go directly to entries starting with that letter

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Alternatively use this interactive Parish Map of Ayrshire, with links to the Parish pages.

This outline parish map indicates the parishes with their date of creation and includes some parishes over the borders with neighbouring counties.

Note that some Ayrshire parishes are partly in other counties.

For Ayrshire townships unconnected to parishes, see the list of miscellaneous places mentioned in the 1868 National gazetteer.

For Ayrshire places mentioned in the 1868 National gazetteer, see where they are in Ayrshire.

[Page compiled by Stephen H. Browning]
[Last major update April 26th, 2000 - Brian Pears]
[Last updated Thursday, 02-Jul-2015 20:42:30 BST - David McFarlane]

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