Benthall, Shropshire Family History Guide

Benthall is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Shropshire, created in 1735 from a chapelry in Much Wenlock Ancient Parish. Parish church: St. Bartholomew Parish registers begin: 1640 Nonconformists include: Parishes adjacent to Benthall Jackfield Much Wenlock Willey Broseley Coalbrookdale Posenhall Buildwas Ironbridge Barrow Historical Descriptions The Imperial Gazetteer …

Benthall – Cassey Directory of Shropshire 1871

Last Updated on October 10, 2018Benthall is a parish, 1 mile west from Broseley, and 4 miles north-east from Much Wenlock; it is bounded by the river Severn on the north, and is in the Southern division of the county, Wenlock franchise, Madeley union, and diocese of Hereford.  The church …

Madeley (with Broseley, Benthall, Dawley and Barrow) 1791

Last Updated on February 11, 2019Madeley, one hundred and forty-four miles from London, fifteen from Shrewsbury, and eight from Bridgenorth, was formerly a large market-town, but was destroyed by the civil wars, and the market discontinued, until the Friday before Michaelmas-day, 1763, when a private individual (Mr. John Edmunds) encouraged …

Benthall The Shropshire Hearth Tax Roll 1672

Last Updated on October 10, 2018Format = Name; Fireharths; ll. (Pounds); s. (shillings) Franchise of Wenlocke Phillipp Benthall, Esq.; 18; 1; 16 Joseph Reynolds; 2; 0; 4 Morris Hartshorne; 2; 0; 4 John Cooper; 2; 0; 4 George Hartshorne; 2; 0; 4 Thomas Syner; 2; 0; 4