Wythall Worcestershire and Warwickshire Family History Guide

Wythall a chapelry in Kings Norton and Alvechurch parishes, Worcestershire, and in Solihull parish, Warwickshire. It was constituted in 1853.

Status: Ecclesiastical Parish

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1760
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1788

Nonconformists include: Baptist and Wesleyan Methodist.

Parishes adjacent to Wythall

  • Kings Norton
  • Alvechurch

Historical Descriptions

Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales Circa 1870

Wythall, or Withall, a chapelry in Kings-Norton and Alvechurch parishes, Worcester, and in Solihull parish, Warwick; 3½ miles SSE of Kings-Norton r. station. It was constituted in 1853; and its post-town is Birmingham. Pop., 1,093. Houses, 250. The manor belongs to J. Taylor, Esq. Weatheroak Hall is the seat of R. Mynors, Esq. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Worcester. Value, £140. Patron, the Vicar of Kings-Norton. The church was rebuilt in 1863. There are Baptist and Wesleyan chapels, and free schools.

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

Directories

Wythall Billings Directory of Worcestershire 1855

Administration

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