Evesbatch, Herefordshire Family History Guide

Status: Ancient Parish succeeded by Evesbatch Ecclesiastical Parish until abolished in 1923 when it became Evesbatch With Fromes Hill Ecclesiastical Parish.

Parish church: St. Andrew

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1700
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1660

Nearby Parishes

  • Acton Beauchamp
  • Bishops Frome
  • Castle Frome
  • Stanford Bishop
  • Bosbury
  • Suckley
  • Avenbury
  • Cradley
  • Mathon
  • Canon Frome
  • Coddington
  • Much Cowarne
  • Stoke Lacy
  • Stretton Grandison
  • Bromyard
  • Ashperton
  • Munsley
  • Colwall
  • Alfrick

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

EVESBATCH, a parish in Bromyard district, Hereford; on the E verge of the county, 5 miles SSE of Bromyard, and 5½ NW of Colwall r. station. Post town, Bishops-Frome, under Worcester. Acres, 973. Real property, £1,804. Pop., 87. Houses, 13. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Hereford. Value, £150. Patrons, the Heirs of the Dowager Countess of Berkeley-Charities, £9.

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

Parish Records

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Evesbatch Littleburys Directory 1879

The Post Office Directory Of Gloucestershire, Herefordshire, Shropshire, and The City Of Bristol 1863

Evesbatch Cassey Directory of Herefordshire 1858



  • 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: Radlow
  • Province: Canterbury