Welcome to Parishmouse

Parishmouse provides a wealth of information about the history of parishes, towns and hamlets throughout the United Kingdom, transcribed from historical books and parish registers. The information will be of particular interest to those tracing their family histories or researching local history.

The Counties of England

Read about the history of the counties of England and their towns and villages.

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Upper Arley Staffordshire Family History Guide

Upper Arley is an Ancient Parish in the county of Staffordshire. Alternative names: Over Arley Parish church: St. Peter Parish registers begin: Parishes adjacent to Upper Arley Kidderminster St Mary Kinlet Highley Alveley Far Forest Dowles Wolverley Kinver Historical Descriptions The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870 Arley (Upper), a parish in the district … Continue reading Upper Arley Staffordshire Family History Guide

Weeford, Staffordshire Family History Guide

Weeford is an Ancient Parish in the county of Staffordshire. Other places in the parish include: Packington, Swinfen, and Swinfen and Packington. Parish church: Parish registers begin: 1562 Nonconformists include: Parishes adjacent to Weeford Wall Canwell Hints Whittington Wiggington Shenstone Freeford Tamhorn Lichfield St Michael Hopwas Hays Sutton Coldfield Historical Descriptions Weeford The Imperial Gazetteer … Continue reading Weeford, Staffordshire Family History Guide

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