Bredon's Norton

Bredon’s Norton, Worcestershire Family History

Bredon’s Norton is a chapelry of Bredon Ancient Parish in Worcestershire.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1754

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Bredon’s Norton

  • Bredon
  • Eckington
  • Strensham
  • Kemerton

Historical Descriptions

Worcestershire Delineated C. and J. Greenwood 1822

Norton – a hamlet and chapelry to the parish of Bredon, hundred of Oswaldslow, middle division, 6 miles N.N.E. from Tewkesbury, and 110 from London; containing 46 inhabited houses. Population, 1801, 220 – 1811, 214 – 1821, 199.

Source: Worcestershire Delineated: Being a Topographical Description of Each Parish, Chapelry, Hamlet, &c. In the County; with the distances and bearings from their respective market towns, &c. By C. and J. Greenwood. Printed by T. Bensley, Crane Court, Fleet Street, London, 1822.

Directories

Norton (near Bredon) Lewis Worcestershire Directory 1820

Administration

  • County: Worcestershire
  • Civil Registration District: Tewkesbury
  • Probate Court: Court of the Peculiar of the Rector of Bredon with Norton and Cutsdean
  • Diocese: Worcester
  • Rural Deanery: Pershore
  • Poor Law Union: Tewkesbury
  • Hundred: Oswaldslow
  • Province: Canterbury