Little Witley, Worcestershire Family History Guide

Little Witley is a chapelry of Holt Ancient Parish in Worcestershire.

Church: Holy Trinity Chapel-of-Ease

Parish registers begin: 1680

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Little Witley

  • Great Witley
  • Martley
  • Holt
  • Shrawley
  • Wichenford

Historical Descriptions

Worcestershire Delineated C. and J. Greenwood 1822

Witley (Little) – a hamlet and chapelry in the parish of Holt, hundred of Oswaldslow, lower division, 8 miles N.N.W. from Worcester, and 120 from London; containing 57 inhabited houses. Population, 1801, 235 – 1811, 263 – 1821, 302.

Source: Worcestershire Delineated: Being a Topographical Description of Each Parish, Chapelry, Hamlet, &c. In the County; with the distances and bearings from their respective market towns, &c. By C. and J. Greenwood. Printed by T. Bensley, Crane Court, Fleet Street, London, 1822.


Holt With Little Witley Littlebury’s Directory 1879

Little Witley Lewis Worcestershire Directory 1820


  • County: Worcestershire
  • Civil Registration District: Martley
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Worcester
  • Rural Deanery: Worcester
  • Poor Law Union: Martley
  • Hundred: Oswaldslow
  • Province: Canterbury

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