Broome Worcestershire Family History Guide



Broome is an Ancient Parish in the county of Worcestershire.

The parish includes the village of Broome as well as the hamlets of Hackmans Gate and Yieldingtree.

Alternative names: Broom

Parish registers begin: 1666

Parishes adjacent to Broome

Historical Descriptions

Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales 1870

Broom, a parish in Kidderminster district, Worcester; 1 mile E of Churchill r. station, and 3½ S of Stourbridge. Post Town, Churchill, under Kidderminster. Acres, 716. Real property, £1,726. Pop., 118. Houses, 24. The property is divided among a few. Broom House is a chief residence. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Worcester. Value, £320. Patron, J. G. Bourne, Esq. The church is a brick structure, with a tower; and contains a marble monument by Flaxman.

Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].

Parish Records

Birth, Marriage, & Death Records – FamilySearch

Census Records – FamilySearch

Migration Records – FamilySearch

Military Records – FamilySearch

United Kingdom, World War I Service Records, 1914-1920 4 results

Directories

Broom, Worcestershire Billings Directory 1855

Administration

  • County: Worcestershire
  • Civil Registration District: Kidderminster
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Worcester
  • Rural Deanery: Kidderminster
  • Poor Law Union: Kidderminster
  • Hundred: Halfshire
  • Province: Canterbury