Flyford Flavell

St Peter's parish church, Flyford Flavell, Worcestershire, seen from the southeast. The copyright on this image is owned by Philip Halling and is licensed for reuse under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 license.

Flyford Flavell Worcestershire Family History

Flyford Flavell is an Ancient Parish in the county of Worcestershire.

Parish Church: St. Peter The earliest register is dated 1676.

Nonconformists in Flyford Flavell include: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

The parishes of Abberton, Flyford, Naunton Beauchamp, Grafton, Kington, and Dormston were formed into a school-board district October 28th, 1874. A board school was erected in 1877

Parishes adjacent to Flyford Flavell

  • Bishampton
  • Kington
  • Abberton
  • Naunton Beauchamp
  • North Piddle

Historical Descriptions

Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales Circa 1870

Flyford-Flavel, a parish in Pershore Registration District, Worcester; 3 ¾ miles E of Spetchley r. station, and 6 ½ NNE of Pershore. Post-town, Spetchley, under Worcester. Acres, 730. Real property, £845. Pop., 173. Houses, 39. The property is divided among a few. Remains of fossil shells are plentiful; and there is a medicinal spring. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Worcester. Value, £100. Patron, W. Laslett, Esq. The church is ancient, with a tower; and was restored in 1845.

Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].

Worcestershire Delineated C. and J. Greenwood 1822

Fliford-Flavel – a parish in the hundred of Pershore, upper division, 8 ½ miles E. from Worcester, and 110 from London; containing 30 inhabited houses. Rev. Wm. Williams, incumbent; instituted 1793; patroness, Mrs. Sheldon. Population, 1801, 117 – 1811, 124 – 1821, 159.

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

Online Directories

Bentley’s Directory of Flyford Flavell 1840 - Archive.org

Directory Transcriptions

Flyford Flavell Littleburys Directory 1879
Flyford Flavel Billings Directory 1855
Flyford Flavell Lewis Worcestershire Directory 1820

Administration

  • County: Worcestershire
  • Civil Registration District: Pershore
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Worcester
  • Rural Deanery: Pershore
  • Poor Law Union: Pershore
  • Hundred: Pershore
  • Province: Canterbury
  • County Court district: Pershore
  • Petty Sessional Division: Pershore
  • Polling District: Inkberrow
  • Highway District: Upton Snodsbury