Aston Eyre, Shropshire Family History Guide

Aston Eyre is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Shropshire, created in 1748 from a chapelry in Morville Ancient Parish.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: See Morville

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Aston Eyre

  • Monkhopton
  • Acton Round
  • Upton Cressett
  • Morville

Historical Descriptions

Aston Eyre Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Aston-Eyre, in Morvill par. P. 130

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

Aston Eyre, or Air, or Ayres Gregory Shropshire Gazetteer 1824

Aston Eyre, or Air, or Ayres. A township in the parish of Morvill, and in the Chelmarsh division of the hundred of Stottesden. A curacy, in the diocese of Hereford, the deanery of Stottesden, and archdeaconry of Salop. 23 houses, 63 inhabitants. 4 miles north-west of Bridgnorth.

Source: The Shropshire Gazetteer, with an Appendix, including a Survey of the County and Valuable Miscellaneous Information, with Plates. Printed and Published by T. Gregory, Wem, 1824

Poll Books

Aston Eyre, Poll Book 1865

Administration

  • County: Shropshire
  • Civil Registration District: Bridgnorth
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Lichfield (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Hereford
  • Rural Deanery: Stottesdon
  • Poor Law Union: Bridgnorth
  • Hundred: Stottesdon
  • Province: Canterbury
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