Honington Warwickshire Family History Guide

Honington is an Ancient Parish in the county of Warwickshire.

Other places in the parish include: St Dennis, Bradmore, Bradmore chapelry, and St Denis.

Alternative names: Honnington

Status: Ancient Parish

Parish church: All Saints

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1571
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1612

Nonconformists include: Primitive Methodist

Parishes adjacent to Honington

Historical Descriptions


The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

HONINGTON, a parish in Shipston-on-Stour district, Warwick; on the river Stour, 1½ mile N of Shipston-on-Stour, and 7 NE of Moreton r. station. It includes a place called St. Dennis, anciently known as Bradmore chapelry. Post town, Shipston-on-Stour. Acres, 2,441. Real property, £3,361. Pop., 250. Houses, 60. The property belonged to the monastery of Coventry, and passed to the Gibbeses and the Parkers. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Worcester. Value, £130. Patron, the Rev. H. Townsend. The church was rebuilt at the expense of the late Sir Henry Parker, Bart.

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

Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Honnington, 1½ mile N. Shipston-on-Stour. P. 335.

Source: Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales; Second Edition; C. W. Leonard, London; 1850.

St. Dennis

Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales Circa 1870

Dennis (St.), a place in Honnington parish, Warwick; 2 miles NE of Shipton-on-Stour. It was anciently known as the chapelry of Bradmore.

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

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  • County: Warwickshire
  • Civil Registration District: Shipston on Stour
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Worcester
  • Rural Deanery: Kineton
  • Poor Law Union: Shipston on Stour
  • Hundred: Kington
  • Province: Canterbury