Attleborough Warwickshire Family History Guide

Attleborough is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Warwickshire, created in 1843 from Nuneaton Ancient Parish.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1842

Nonconformists include: Baptist and Independent/Congregational.

Parishes adjacent to Attleborough

  • Bulkington
  • Stretton Baskerville
  • Burton Hastings
  • Hinckley Holy Trinity
  • Nuneaton
  • Chilvers Coton
  • Weddington
  • Higham on the Hill

 

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

ATTLEBOROUGH, a chapelry in Nuneaton parish, Warwick; on the Trent Valley railway and the river Anker, near the Coventry canal, 1 mile S of Nuneaton. It was constituted in 1843. It has a post office under Nuneaton. Real property, £4,539. Pop., 1,392. Houses, 322. The property is subdivided. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Worcester. Value, £170. Patron. the Vicar of Nuneaton. The church was built in 1841, and is in the early English style. There are a Baptist chapel and a national school.

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

Attleborough, 1 mile S. Nuneaton. P. 1095.

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

Administration

  • County: Warwickshire
  • Civil Registration District: Nuneaton
  • Probate Court: Post-1836 – Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory), Pre-1837 – Court of the Bishop of Lichfield and Coventry (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Worcester
  • Rural Deanery: Arden
  • Poor Law Union: Nuneaton
  • Hundred: Hemlingford
  • Province: Canterbury
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