Warndon Worcestershire Family History Guide

Warndon is an Ancient Parish in the county of Worcestershire.

Warndon parish also includes: Upper and Lower Smite, Trotshill, Wood Green and Tolladine.

Parish church: St. Nicholas

The earliest register is dated 1561.

Nonconformists in Warndon: Roman Catholics

Parishes adjacent to Warndon

  • Claines
  • Salwarpe
  • Tibberton
  • Spetchley
  • Hindlip
  • Worcester St Martin
  • Martin Hussingtree

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

Warndon, a parish in Droitwich district, Worcestershire; 2½ miles NE of Worcester r. station. Post town, Worcester. Acres, 988. Real property, £1,589. Pop., 164. Houses, 39. The property is all in one estate. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Worcester. Value, £151. Patron, R. Berkeley, Esq. The church is plain.

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

Worcestershire Delineated C. and J. Greenwood 1822

Warndon – a parish in the hundred of Oswaldslow, lower division, 3 miles E.N.E. from Worcester, and 112 from London; containing 28 inhabited houses. It is a rectory; the Rev. Slade Nash, incumbent; instituted 1791; patron, Lord Somers. Population, 1801, 126 – 1811, 161 – 1821, 177.

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.

Directories

Online Directories

Bentley’s Directory of Warndon 1840 – Archive.org

Directory Transcriptions

Warndon Littleburys Worcester Directory 1905

Warndon Littleburys Directory 1879

Warndon Billings Directory 1855

Warndon Lewis Worcestershire Directory 1820

Family History Links

FamilySearch – Birth Marriage & Death records, Census, Migration & Naturalization, and Military records – Free

Genuki

The Worcestershire and Dudley Historic Churches Trust Site

Graves

Administration

  • County: Worcestershire
  • Civil Registration District: Droitwich
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Worcester
  • Rural Deanery: East Worcester
  • Poor Law Union: Droitwich
  • Hundred: Oswaldslow
  • Province: Canterbury
  • Petty Sessional Division: Worcester
  • Polling District: Worcester
  • County Court District: Worcester
  • Highway District: Upton Snodsbury
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