Wolferlow

The former parish church of St Andrew, Wolferlow, Herefordshire, seen from the northeast by Philip Pankhurst and is licensed for reuse under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 license.

Wolferlow Herefordshire Genealogy & Family History

Wolferlow is an Ancient Parish in the county of Herefordshire.

Parish registers begin: 1629

Historical Description

A Topographical Dictionary of England 1831

Wolferlow, a parish in the hundred of Broxash, county of Hereford, 5½ miles (N. by E.) from Bromyard, containing 117 inhabitants. The living is a discharged vicarage, in the archdeaconry and diocese of Hereford, rated in the king’s books at £4. 4. 9., and in the patronage of Sir T. E. Winnington, Bart. The church is dedicated to St. Andrew.

Source: A Topographical Dictionary of England by Samuel Lewis 1831

Parishes adjacent to Wolferlow

  • Eastham
  • Stoke Bliss
  • Upper Sapey
  • Lower Sapey
  • Tedstone Wafer
  • Collington
  • Bromyard
  • Hanley Child

Administration

  • County: Herefordshire
  • Civil Registration District: Bromyard
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Hereford (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Hereford
  • Rural Deanery: Frome
  • Poor Law Union: Bromyard
  • Hundred: Broxash
  • Province: Canterbury