Status: Ancient Parish
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1654
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1542
Parishes adjacent to Baxterley
The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870
BAXTERLEY, a parish in Atherstone district, Warwick; 2 miles ENE of Kingsbury r. station, and 3½ W by S of Atherstone. Post Town, Kingsbury, under Tamworth. Acres, 874. Real property, £2,115. Pop., 273. Houses, 54. The property is divided among a few. Baxterley Hall is the seat of Apsley Smith, Esq. Coal is largely worked. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Worcester. Value, £262. Patrons, the Lord Chancellor and another. The church is not good.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales 1851
Baxterley, a parish in the Atherstone division of the hund. of Hemlingford, union of Atherstone county of Warwick; 3½ miles west of Atherstone, in the neighbourhood of the Birmingham and Derby railway. Living, a discharged vicarage, formerly in the archd. of Coventry and dio. of Lichfield and Coventry, now in the dio. of Worcester; valued at £5; gross income £262; in the patronage of the Crown, and T. Boultbee, Esq. Pop., in 1801, 194; in 1831, 189. Houses 42. Acres 850. A.P. £1,406. Poor rates, in 1837, £118.
Source: The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales; A Fullarton & Co. Glasgow; 1851.
Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850
Baxterley, 4 miles W. Atherstone. P. 228
Source: Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales; Second Edition; C. W. Leonard, London; 1850.
Family History Links
- County: Warwickshire
- Civil Registration District: Atherstone
- Probate Court: Pre-1837 – Court of the Bishop of Lichfield and Coventry (Episcopal Consistory), Post-1836 – Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory)
- Diocese: Worcester
- Rural Deanery: Arden
- Poor Law Union: Atherstone
- Hundred: Hemlingford
- Province: Canterbury