Bourton on Dunsmore

Bourton on Dunsmore Warwickshire Family History

Bourton on Dunsmore is an Ancient Parish in the county of Warwickshire.

Other places in the parish include: Draycott and Draycote.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1560

Nonconformists include: General Baptist, Independent Methodist, and Particular Baptist.

Parishes adjacent to Bourton on Dunsmore

  • Frankton
  • Leamington Hastings
  • Dunchurch
  • Stretton upon Dunsmore and Princethorpe
  • Birdingbury

Historical Descriptions

Bourton on Dunsmore

Leonards Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Bourton-upon-Dunsmore with Draycot, 5 miles S.W. Rugby. P. 390.

Source: Leonards Gazetteer of England and Wales; Second Edition; C. W. Leonard, London; 1850.

Draycote

Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Draycot. — See Bourton-upon-Dunsmore.

Source: Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales; Second Edition; C. W. Leonard, London; 1850.

Administration

  • County: Warwickshire
  • Civil Registration District: Rugby
  • Probate Court: Pre-1837 - Court of the Bishop of Lichfield and Coventry (Episcopal Consistory), Post-1836 - Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Worcester
  • Rural Deanery: Marton
  • Poor Law Union: Rugby
  • Hundred: Knightlow
  • Province: Canterbury