Status: Ancient Parish

Parish church: St. Peter and St. Paul

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1538
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1612

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Butlers Marston

  • Pillerton Hersey
  • Oxhill
  • Kineton
  • Walton D’Eivile
  • Combrook

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

BUTLERS-MARSTON, a parish in Shipston-on-Stour district, Warwick; on an affluent of the river Avon, 1½ mile SW of Kineton, and 7½ W by S of Fenny-Compton r. station. Post Town, Kineton, under Warwick. Acres, 1,620. Real property, £2,630. Pop., 271. Houses, 63. The property is subdivided. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Worcester. Value, £169. Patron, Christ Church, Oxford. The church is Norman. There is a Wesleyan chapel.

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

Butler’s-Marston, 4¼ mile S.W. Kineton. P. 313.

Source: Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales; Second Edition; C. W. Leonard, London; 1850.

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Administration

County: Warwickshire
Civil Registration District: Shipston on Stour
Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory)
Diocese: Worcester
Rural Deanery: Kineton
Poor Law Union: Shipston on Stour
Hundred: Kington
Province: Canterbury