Wolferlow Herefordshire Family History Guide

Wolferlow is an Ancient Parish in the county of Herefordshire.

Parish registers begin: 1629

Parishes adjacent to Wolferlow

Historical Description

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

WOLFERLOW, a parish in Bromyard district, Hereford; 7 miles SE of Tenbury r. station. Post town, Tenbury. Acres, 1,535. Real property, £1,550. Pop., 112. Houses, 20. W. Park belongs to Sir T. E. Winnington, Bart. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Hereford. Value, £220. Patron, the Rev. J. H. Wright. The church is good.

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

A Topographical Dictionary of England 1831

Wolferlow, a parish in the hundred of Broxash, county of Hereford, 5½ miles (N. by E.) from Bromyard, containing 117 inhabitants. The living is a discharged vicarage, in the archdeaconry and diocese of Hereford, rated in the king's books at £4. 4. 9., and in the patronage of Sir T. E. Winnington, Bart. The church is dedicated to St. Andrew.

Source: A Topographical Dictionary of England by Samuel Lewis 1831

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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