Snarestone is a chapelry of Swepstone Ancient Parish in Leicestershire.
Alternative names: Snareston
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1665
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1574
Nonconformists include: Wesleyan Methodist
- Norton juxta Twycross
The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870
SNARESTONE, a parish, with a village, in Ashby-de -la-Zouch district, Leicester; 4¾ miles S by W of Ashby r. station. Post town, Ashby-de-la-Zouch. Acres, 1,325. Real property, £3,604. Pop., 355. Houses, 80. The manor belongs to J. Gurdon, Esq. S. Lodge is the residence of M. Tunnicliff, Esq. The living is a p. curacy, annexed to Swepstone. The church is old but good. There are an endowed school and a national school.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
Civil Registration District: Ashby de la Zouch
Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Leicester
Rural Deanery: Akeley
Poor Law Union: Ashby de la Zouch