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Addenda Lewis Worcestershire Directory 1820

Below are the Addenda for the Directory found in the rear of the book. REMOVALS IN THE CITY AND SUBURBS OF WORCESTER. Ballinger John, Maltster, Quay street Bentley George, Auctioneer, Foregate street Carden Thomas, Esq. Paradise-row, Tything Carden George, Clerk to the Commissioners of Taxes, and Agent to the Phoenix Fire Office, Savings Bank Clifton … Continue reading Addenda Lewis Worcestershire Directory 1820

Worcester Worcestershire Family History Guide

Worcester is a city in the county of Worcestershire. Trade: corn, hops, cider, and perry; very fine porcelain is largely manufactured; glove-making and leather-dyeing are extensively carried on; some lace-making is done; and there are a very large vinegar-work, a British wine-making establishment, a distillery, breweries, horse-hair manufactories, a large iron foundry, saw-mills, roperies, boat … Continue reading Worcester Worcestershire Family History Guide

Wolverley Worcestershire Family History Guide

Wolverley is an Ancient Parish in the county of Worcestershire. Other places in the parish include: Cookley, Horseley, Kingsford, Little Wolverley, Caunsall, Sion Hill, Blakesall, Lea Castle and Low. Parish church: St John the Baptist Parish registers begin: 1539 Nonconformists include: Primitive Methodist and Wesleyan Methodist. Parishes adjacent to Wolverley Kidderminster St Mary Upper Arley … Continue reading Wolverley Worcestershire Family History Guide

Kinver, Staffordshire, around 1905

Kinver Staffordshire Family History Guide

Kinver is an Ancient Parish in the county of Staffordshire. Alternative Names: Kinfare Other places in the parish include: Compton, Whittington, and Whittington Manor Parish Church: St Peter Parish registers begin: 1560 Nonconformists in Kinver include: Baptist, Primitive Methodist, and Wesleyan Methodist. Parishes adjacent to Kinver Churchill in Halfshire Upper Arley Alveley Amblecote Old Swinford … Continue reading Kinver Staffordshire Family History Guide

Arley station

Upper Arley Staffordshire Family History Guide

Upper Arley is an Ancient Parish in the county of Staffordshire. Alternative names: Over Arley Parish church: St. Peter Parish registers begin: Parishes adjacent to Upper Arley Kidderminster St Mary Kinlet Highley Alveley Far Forest Dowles Wolverley Kinver Historical Descriptions The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870 Arley (Upper), a parish in the district … Continue reading Upper Arley Staffordshire Family History Guide

Weeford, Staffordshire Family History Guide

Weeford is an Ancient Parish in the county of Staffordshire. Other places in the parish include: Packington, Swinfen, and Swinfen and Packington. Parish church: Parish registers begin: 1562 Nonconformists include: Parishes adjacent to Weeford Wall Canwell Hints Whittington Wiggington Shenstone Freeford Tamhorn Lichfield St Michael Hopwas Hays Sutton Coldfield Historical Descriptions Weeford The Imperial Gazetteer … Continue reading Weeford, Staffordshire Family History Guide

Walsall St Peter Staffordshire Family History Guide

Walsall St Peter is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Staffordshire, created in 1842 from Walsall St Matthew Ancient Parish Status: Ecclesiastical Parish Parish church: St Peter Parish registers begin: Parish registers: 1841 Bishop's Transcripts: None Nonconformists include: Independent/Congregational and Primitive Methodist Parishes adjacent to Walsall St Peter Bloxwich Walsall St Matthew Rushall Historical Descriptions See Walsall Administration … Continue reading Walsall St Peter Staffordshire Family History Guide

Walsall Wood St John Staffordshire Family History Guide

Walsall Wood St John is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Staffordshire, created in 1845 from Walsall St Matthew Ancient Parish. Other places in the parish include: Walsall Wood and Sheffield, Walsall and Shefield, and Shelfield. Status: Ecclesiastical Parish Parish church: St John Parish registers begin: Parish registers: 1835 Bishop’s Transcripts: None Nonconformists include: Church of Jesus Christ of … Continue reading Walsall Wood St John Staffordshire Family History Guide

Walsall St Matthew, Staffordshire Family History Guide

Walsall St Matthew is an Ancient Parish and a market town in the county of Staffordshire. Other places in the parish include: Walsall Borough, Walsall Foreign, Windmill, St George Ward, and Bridge Ward. Status: Ancient Parish Parish church: Parish registers begin: Parish registers: 1570 Bishop’s Transcripts: 1673 Nonconformists include: Baptist, General Baptist, Independent/Congregational, Particular Baptist, Primitive Methodist, Roman Catholic, … Continue reading Walsall St Matthew, Staffordshire Family History Guide

Walsall Staffordshire Family History Guide

Walsall Comprises the following parishes: Walsall St Matthew, Staffordshire Walsall Wood St John, Staffordshire Walsall St Peter, Staffordshire Historical Descriptions The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870 WALSALL, a town, two townships, a parish, a sub-district, and a district, in Stafford. The town stands on the South Staffordshire railway, and on the Birmingham and … Continue reading Walsall Staffordshire Family History Guide

Whitmore, Staffordshire Family History Guide

Whitmore is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Staffordshire, created in 1725 from chapelry in Stoke upon Trent Ancient Parish. Parish church: Parish registers begin: 1558 Nonconformists include: Primitive Methodist Parishes adjacent to Whitmore Chapel Chorlton Swynnerton Keele Madeley Historical Descriptions The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870 WHITMORE, a village, a parish, … Continue reading Whitmore, Staffordshire Family History Guide

Wombourn Staffordshire Family History Guide

Wombourn is an Ancient Parish in the county of Staffordshire. Trysull is a chapelry of Wombourn. Other places in the parish include: Orton and Swindon. Parish Church: St Benedict Parish registers begin: 1570 Nonconformists in Wombourn include: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Independent/Congregational, Primitive Methodist, and Wesleyan Methodist. Parishes adjacent to Wombourn Himley … Continue reading Wombourn Staffordshire Family History Guide