Breinton, Herefordshire Family History Guide
Breinton is an Ancient Parish in the county of Herefordshire.
Other places in the parish include: Wareham, part of Hereford city.
Parish church: St. Michael
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1662
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1662
Nonconformists include: Wesleyan Methodist
Parishes adjacent to Breinton
- Stretton Sugwas
- Eaton Bishop
- Hereford St Nicholas
- Hereford St John the Baptist
Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales Circa 1870
Breinton, a parish in the district and county of Hereford; on the river Wye, and on the Hereford and Brecon railway, 2 ½ miles W by S of Hereford. It includes the hamlet of Wareham and a pendicle of Hereford city, and its post-town is Hereford. Acres, 1,629. Real property, £3,221. Pop., 398. Houses, 83. The properly is subdivided. The living is a p. curacy in the diocese of Hereford. Value, £109. Patron, the Bishop of Hereford. The church is tolerable; and there are charities £17
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850
Breinton, 2 m. W. Hereford. P. 362
Source: Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales; Second Edition; C. W. Leonard, London; 1850.
Church Records – Indexes
- County: Herefordshire
- Civil Registration District: Hereford
- Probate Court: Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Dean of Hereford
- Diocese: Hereford
- Rural Deanery: Hereford
- Poor Law Union: Hereford
- Hundred: Grimsworth
- Province: Canterbury