Kinsham Herefordshire Family History

Kinsham is an Ancient Parish in the county of Herefordshire.

Parish church: All Saints
Parish registers begin: 1594

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Kinsham

Kinsham Herefordshire

Historical Descriptions

A Topographical Dictionary of England 1831

KINSHAM, a parish comprising Lower and Upper Kinsham, in the hundred of Wigmore, county of Hereford, 3½ miles (E.) from Presteigne, containing 107 inhabitants. The living is a perpetual curacy, in the archdeaconry and diocese of Hereford, and in the patronage of the Earl of Oxford.
Source: A Topographical Dictionary of England by Samuel Lewis 1831


  • County: Herefordshire
  • Civil Registration District: Presteigne
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Hereford (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Hereford
  • Rural Deanery: Leominster
  • Poor Law Union: Kington
  • Hundred: Wigmore
  • Province: Canterbury


Photo of All Saints’ parish church, Kinsham, Herefordshire, seen from the southwest by Philip Pankhurst, some rights reserved.