Broseley, Shropshire Family History Guide

Broseley is an Ancient Parish and a market town in the county of Shropshire. Parish church: St. Leonard Parish registers begin: 1570 Nonconformists include: Independent/Congregational, Particular Baptist, Primitive Methodist, Society of Friends/Quaker, and Wesleyan Methodist. Parishes adjacent to Broseley Jackfield Willey Madeley Linley Stockton Benthall Sutton Maddock Historical Descriptions The …

Broseley (inc. Jackfield) Cassey Shropshire Directory 1871

Broseley is a parish, within the parliamentary and municipal limits of the borough of Wenlock, four miles from Much Wenlock, six from Bridgnorth, thirteen from Shrewsbury, seven from Wellington, and 142 from London, in the Southern division of the county, Madeley union, and diocese of Hereford.  Broseley is a ward …

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 …

Brosely The Shropshire Hearth Tax Roll 1672

Format = Name; Fireharths; ll. (Pounds); s. (shillings) Mr. Robert Ogden; 6; 0; 12 Lewis Williams; 4; 0; 8 John Geares; 8; 0; 16 Widdowe Eanes; 3; 0; 6 Widdowe Cox; 1; 0; 2 William Benbowe; 1; 0; 2 Joane Cox; 1; 0; 2