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Knighton-on-Teme Worcestershire Genealogy & Family History

Knighton-on-Teme is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Worcestershire, created in 1843 from chapelry in Lindridge Ancient Parish.

Parish registers begin: 1559

Parishes adjacent to Knighton-on-Teme

  • Rochford
  • Eastham
  • Lindridge
  • Nash
  • Milson
  • Boraston
  • Neen Sollars with Milson

Historical Descriptions

A Topographical Dictionary of England 1831

Knighton upon Teame, a chapelry in the parish of Lindridge, lower division of the hundred of Oswaldslow, but locally in the upper division of the hundred of Doddingtree, county of Worcester, 3¼ miles (E. N. E.) from Tenbury, containing, with Newham, 526 inhabitants.

Source: A Topographical Dictionary of England by Samuel Lewis 1831

Worcestershire Delineated C. and J. Greenwood 1822

Knighton – a hamlet and chapelry in the parish of Lindridge, and hundred of Oswaldslow, lower division, 3 miles E.S.E. from Tenbury, and 130 from London; containing 89 inhabited houses. Population, 1810, 531 – 1811, 532 – 1821, 526.

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.


Knighton and Newnham Lewis Worcestershire Directory 1820


  • 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: Oswaldslow
  • Province: Canterbury