Wood Green Middlesex Family History Guide

Wood Green is a chapelry of Tottenham All Hallows Ancient Parish in Middlesex.

Other places in the parish include: Alexandra Park. 

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: None
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: None

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

  • Tottenham Holy Trinity
  • Tottenham All Hallows
  • Friern Barnet
  • Upper Edmonton
  • Hornsey St Mary
  • Muswell Hill St James
  • Southgate

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

WOOD-GREEN, a ward and a chapelry in Tottenham parish, Middlesex. The ward lies on the Great Northern railway, at Alexandra Park, 6 miles N of St. Paul's, London; and has a post-office under Tottenham, London N, and a r. station. Pop. in 1851, 1,269; in 1861, 3,154. Houses, 565. The chapelry is less extensive than the ward, and was constituted in 1866. Pop., about 4,000. The living is a p. curacy in the diocese of London. Value, not reported. Patron, the Vicar of Tottenham. The Royal Masonic school for boys, a very fine building, is here. The Printers' and Fishmongers' alms houses also are here; and the latter is an imposing edifice in florid Tudor style.

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


Vision of Britain historical maps


County: Middlesex
Civil Registration District: Edmonton
Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Middlesex
Diocese: London
Rural Deanery: Not created until 1858
Poor Law Union: Edmonton
Hundred: Edmonton
Province: Canterbury