Warmingham, Cheshire Family History Guide

Warmingham is an Ancient Parish in the county of Cheshire.

Other places in the parish include: Moston, Tetton, and Elton.

Alternative names: Arlescote

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1538
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1570’s

Nonconformists include: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Primitive Methodist, and Wesleyan Methodist.

Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

WARMINGHAM, a township in Nantwich district, and a parish partly also in Congleton district, Cheshire. The township lies 1¾ mile W of Sandbach r. station, and has a post-office under Sandbach. Acres, 2,028. Real property, £3,228. Pop., 358. Houses, 71. The parish contains three other townships, and comprises 4,730 acres. Pop., 1,205. Houses, 238. The property is divided among a few. There are brass and iron foundries, an agricultural-implement manufactory, extensive bone-works, and extensive brick and tile yards. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Chester. Value, £650. Patron, Lord Crewe. The church was rebuilt in 1797. There are two Wesleyan chapels, an endowed school with £21 a year, and charities £10.

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


Vision of Britain historical maps


  • County: Cheshire
  • Civil Registration District: Nantwich
  • Probate Court: Pre-1541 - Court of the Bishop of Lichfield (Episcopal Consistory), Post-1540 - Court of the Bishop of Chester (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Pre-1541 - Lichfield and Coventry, Post-1540 - Chester
  • Rural Deanery: Middlewich
  • Poor Law Union: Nantwich
  • Hundred: Northwich
  • Province: York