Madeley Shropshire Family History Guide

Status: Ancient Parish Alternative names: Market Madeley Parish church: All Saints Parish registers begin: Parish registers: 1645 Bishop’s Transcripts: 1638 Nonconformists include: Parishes adjacent to Madeley Dawley Parva Jackfield Stirchley Broseley Coalbrookdale Ironbridge Sutton Maddock Kemberton Historical Descriptions The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870 MADELEY, a small town, a parish, a sub-district, and …

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 …