Blore Ray, Staffordshire Family History Guide
Blore Ray is an Ancient Parish in the county of Staffordshire. Calton is a chapelry of Blore Ray.
Other places in the parish include: Blore with Swinscoe and Swainscoe with Blore.
Parish church: St Bartholomew
Parish registers begin: 1558
Nonconformists include: Primitive Methodist
Parishes adjacent to Blore Ray
- Musden Grange
Swainscoe with Blore
Lewis Topographical Dictionary of England 1845
Swainscoe, with Blore, a township, in the parish of Blore, N. division of the hundred of Totmonslow and of the county of Stafford, 4 miles (WNW) from Ashbourn; containing 273 inhabitants.
Source: A Topographical Dictionary of England by Samuel Lewis Fifth Edition Published London; by S. Lewis and Co., 13, Finsbury Place, South. M. DCCC. XLV.
- County: Staffordshire
- Civil Registration District: Ashbourne
- Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Lichfield (Episcopal Consistory)
- Diocese: Lichfield
- Rural Deanery: Alstonfield
- Poor Law Union: Ashbourne
- Hundred: North Totmonslow
- Province: Canterbury