Earls Croome, Worcestershire Family History

Earl’s Croome is an Ancient Parish in the county of Worcestershire Parish church: St. Nicholas Parish registers begin: 1647 Nonconformists include: Parishes adjacent to Earl’s Croome Ripple Severn Stoke Hill Croome Defford Historical Descriptions Worcestershire Delineated C. and J. Greenwood 1822 Crome-Earls – a parish adjoining Crome D’Abitot, and in the same division, containing 37 …

Earls Croome Lewis Worcestershire Directory 1820

Barnes Benj., farmer Broome Mrs., gentlewoman Bull George, farmer Deakins Richard, farmer Dorville J. W. esq. Dunne Rev. Charles Ninde P., gent. Price David, farmer Taylor Wm., farmer Weaver William, farmer Welles E. F., esq. Source: S Lewis Worcestershire General and Commercial Directory for 1820.

Earls Croome Billings Directory of Worcestershire 1855

Earl’s Croome is a very small parish, about a mile from Upton, and contained according to the last census a population of 199 inhabitants. The Church, dedicated to St. Nicholas, is a small, old building, with low square tower, containing 5 bells. The architectural features of this edifice are of a description requiring no comment. …

Earls Croome Worcestershire Littleburys Directory 1879

Earl’s Croome, so called from the connection of the Beauchamps with the parish, was previously known as Croome Simon, after the name of the possessor, temp. Henry II. It is a village and parish situate near the Severn, 1 mile N.E. of Upton, and 9 S. of Worcester; is in the western division of the …

Earls Croome Littleburys Worcester Directory 1905

Distances – 9 miles S. of Worcester and 1 mile N.E. of Upton-on-Severn. Population – In 1901, 180. Acreage, 1150. Postal Information – Post Office, James Bull, Sub-postmaster. Letters are received through Worcester and arrive at 5.45 a.m. and 6.0 p.m.; despatched at 5.45 a.m. and 6.55 p.m. on week-days and Sundays. Upton-on-Severn is the …