Stowe Shropshire Family History Guide
Stowe is an Ancient Parish in the county of Shropshire.
Other places in the parish include: Weston.
Parish church: St. Michael
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1576
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1603
Nonconformists include: Primitive Methodist
The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870
STOWE, a parish in the district of Knighton and county of Salop; 2 miles NE of Knighton r. station. Post town, Knighton, Radnorshire. Acres, 2,724. Rated property, £1,582. Pop., 161. Houses, 36. The property is divided among a few. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Hereford. Value, £188. Patron, the Lord Chancellor.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
Civil Registration District: Knighton
Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Hereford (Episcopal Consistory)
Rural Deanery: Clun
Poor Law Union: Knighton