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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 of England & Wales 1870...

Benthall – Cassey Directory of Shropshire 1871

Benthall 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 of St. Bartholomew is an old stone building, it contains...

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

Madeley, 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 a few people to renew it, and advertised it.  The...

Benthall The Shropshire Hearth Tax Roll 1672

Format = 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