Brockhampton near Bromyard, Herefordshire Family History Guide

Brockhampton (near Bromyard) is a chapelry of Bromyard Ancient Parish in Herefordshire.

Other places in the parish include: Norton with Brockhampton and Lower Brockhampton.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1578

Nonconformists include: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Parishes adjacent to Brockhampton

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

BROCKHAMPTON, a township or a parish, and a subdistrict, in Bromyard district, Hereford. The township lies 2 miles NE of Bromyard, and 9 NNW of Malvern Link r. station; is sometimes called Norton-with-Brockhampton; and has been regarded variously as a township-chapelry of Bromyard parish and as itself a separate parish. Post Town, Bromyard, under Worcester. Acres, 1,410. Pop., 623. Houses, 129. The place contains several good residences suburban to Bromyard. The living is a p. curacy, annexed to the vicarage of Bromyard, in the diocese of Hereford. The subdistrict contains part of two parishes, eleven entire parishes, two of them electorally in Worcester, and an extra-parochial tract. Acres, 21,812. Pop., 3,716. Houses, 761.

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

The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales 1851

Brockhampton, a chapelry in the parish of Bromyard, hund. of Broxash, county of Hereford; 2 miles east by north of Bromyard. Pop., in 1831, 113. Houses 20. Acres 1,410.

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

Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Brockhampton, in Bromyard parish. P. 88.

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

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Administration

  • County: Herefordshire
  • Civil Registration District: Bromyard
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Hereford (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Hereford
  • Rural Deanery: Frome
  • Poor Law Union: Bromyard
  • Hundred: Broxash
  • Province: Canterbury