Cleobury North

Photo of SS Peter & Paul, Cleobury North by Geoff Pick, some rights reserved.

Cleobury North Shropshire Genealogy & Family History

Cleobury North is an Ancient Parish in the county of Shropshire.

Other places included in the parish: Bold and Calcot

Parish registers begin: 1680

Parishes adjacent to Cleobury North

  • Diddlebury
  • Neenton
  • Ditton Priors
  • Burwarton
  • Aston Botterell

Historical Descriptions

Cleobury North

Gregory Shropshire Gazetteer 1824

Cleobury North. A parish in the Bridgnorth division of the hundred of Stottesden, a rectory remaining in charge, in the diocese of Hereford, the deanery of Stottesden, and archdeaconry of Salop. 32 houses, 173 inhabitants. 8 miles south-west of Bridgnorth.

Source: The Shropshire Gazetteer, with an Appendix, including a Survey of the County and Valuable Miscellaneous Information, with Plates. Printed and Published by T. Gregory, Wem, 1824

Bold and Calcot

Gregory Shropshire Gazetteer 1824

Bold and Calcot. A township in the parish of Cleobury North, and in the Chelmarsh division of the hundred of Stottesden. 7 miles south-west of Bridgnorth.

Source: The Shropshire Gazetteer, with an Appendix, including a Survey of the County and Valuable Miscellaneous Information, with Plates. Printed and Published by T. Gregory, Wem, 1824

Directories

Cassey Shropshire Directory 1871
Universal Directory 1791

Poll Books

Cleobury North, Poll Book 1865

The Shropshire Hearth Tax Roll 1672

Cleobury North The Shropshire Hearth Tax Roll 1672

Administration

  • County: Shropshire
  • Civil Registration District: Bridgnorth
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Hereford (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Hereford
  • Rural Deanery: Stottesdon
  • Poor Law Union: Bridgnorth
  • Hundred: Stottesdon
  • Province: Canterbury