Sheriffhales, Shropshire and Staffordshire Family History Guide

Last Updated on March 27, 2019Status: Ancient Parish Alternative names: Sheriff Hales, Sherriff Hales, Sherrifhales with Woodcote Parish church: St. Mary Parish registers begin: Parish registers: 1557 Bishop’s Transcripts: 1670 Nonconformists include: Wesleyan Methodists Parishes adjacent to Sheriffhales Woodcote Lilleshall Shifnal Edgmond Historical Descriptions of Sheriffhales The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870 SHERIFF-HALES, …

Woodcote Cassey Shropshire Directory 1871

Last Updated on February 11, 2019Woodcote is a township and chapelry, in the parish of Sheriff Hales, two and a half miles from Sheriff Hales, and 16 from Shrewsbury, in the Northern division of the county, Newport division of South Bradford hundred, Newport union, and diocese of Lichfield.  On the eastern side of the township …

Shiffnal (Shifnal) 1791

Last Updated on February 11, 2019Is one hundred and thirty-six miles from London, twenty-six from Birmingham, twelve from Wolverhampton, eighteen from Salop, eight from Wellington, eight from Newport, ten from Bridgenorth, eight from Broseley, and five from the iron bridge.  The market is on Tuesday; and two fairs in a year, on the 5th of …

Sheriff Hales Kellys Shropshire Directory 1891

Last Updated on February 12, 2019Sheriff Hales is a township and parish, partly in this county and partly in Staffordshire; particulars of the portion in Staffordshire will be found in Kellys Directory of the latter county. Woodcote, a chapelry in this parish, entirely in the county of Salop, will be found under a separate head …