Hanley Child

Photo of Hanley Child Church by Philip Halling, some rights reserved.

Hanley Child Worcestershire Genealogy & Family History

Hanley Child is a chapelry of Eastham Ancient Parish in Worcestershire.

Parish registers begin: 1816

For Parish Registers see Eastham

Nonconformists in Hanley Child include: Primitive Methodist and Society of Friends/Quaker.

Parishes adjacent to Hanley Child

  • Rochford
  • Eastham
  • Wolferlow
  • Stoke Bliss
  • Kyre Wyard

Historical Descriptions

The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales 1851

Hanley-Child, a chapelry in the parish of Eastham, county of Worcester; 4 miles east-south east of Tenbury. Acres 1,110. Houses 39. A.P. £694. Pop, in 1801, 158; in 1831, 210. Poor rates, in 1838, £48 7s.

Source: The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales; A Fullarton & Co. Glasgow; 1851.

A Topographical Dictionary of England 1831

Hanley-Child, a chapelry in the parish of Eastham, upper division of the hundred of Doddingtree, county of Worcester, 5 miles (S. E. by E.) from Tenbury, containing 195 inhabitants.

Source: A Topographical Dictionary of England by Samuel Lewis 1831

Worcestershire Delineated 1822

Hanley-Child – a hamlet and chapelry in the parish of Eastham, Worcestershire, hundred of Doddingtree, upper division, 4 ½ miles S.E. from Tenbury, and 129 from London; containing 36 inhabited houses. Population, 1801, 158 – 1811, 151 – 1821, 195.

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

Eastham (with Hanley William, Hanley Child and Orleton) Billings Directory 1855
Hanley Child Lewis Worcestershire Directory 1820

Administration

  • County: Worcestershire
  • Civil Registration District: Tenbury
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Hereford (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Hereford
  • Rural Deanery: Burford
  • Poor Law Union: Tenbury
  • Hundred: Doddingtree
  • Province: Canterbury