Perlethorpe, Nottinghamshire Family History Guide

Perlethorpe is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Nottinghamshire, created in 1836 from chapelry in Edwinstowe Ancient Parish.

Other places in the parish include: Thoresby.

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Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1528
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1621

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

  • Ollerton
  • Elksley
  • Carburton
  • Edwinstowe
  • Worksop St Mary and St Cuthbert
  • Bothamsall

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

PERLETHORPE, a township-chapelry in Edwinstowe parish, Notts; on the river Meden, 2½ miles N by W of Ollerton, and 6¾ SSE of Worksop r. station. It contains the hamlet of Thoresby; and its post town is Ollerton, under Newark. Real property, £970. Pop., 98. Houses, 19. The manor belonged to Roger de Buisli: passed to the Pierreponts; and, with Thoresby Hall, belongs now to Earl Manvers. The Hall is asplendid mansion; and stands in a well-wooded parkabout 10 miles in circuit. The living is a p. curacy in the diocese of Lincoln. Value, £100. Patron, Earl Manvers. The church stands in Thoresby Park.

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

Parish Records

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Census

Census returns for Perlethorpe, 1841-1891

Church Records

Bishop’s transcripts for Perlethorpe, 1621-1866 Author: Church of England. Chapelry of Perlethorpe (Nottinghamshire)

England, Nottinghamshire, Perlethorpe, St. John the Evangelist parish registers, 1528-1835 Author: Church of England. Chapelry of Perlethorpe (Nottinghamshire); Nottinghamshire Archives Office

Marriage licences, 1824-1854, 1875-77 Author: Church of England. Archdeaconry of Nottingham

The register of Perlethorpe in the county of Nottingham Author: Church of England. Chapelry of Perlethorpe (Nottinghamshire); Marshall, George W. (George William), 1839-1905

The register of Perlethorpe in the county of Nottingham Author: Marshall, George W. (George William), 1839-1905

The Register of Perlethorpe in the county of Nottingham Author: Church of England. Chapelry of Perlethorpe (Nottinghamshire); Marshall, George W. (George William), 1839-1905

Computer printout of Perlethorpe, Nottingham, England

Land and property

Terrar, 1764 Author: Perlethorpe (Nottinghamshire)

Maps

Old maps of Britain and Europe from A Vision of Britain Through Time

Administration

  • County: Nottinghamshire
  • Civil Registration District: Southwell
  • Probate Court: Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York
  • Diocese: Lincoln
  • Rural Deanery: Retford
  • Poor Law Union: Southwell
  • Hundred: Bassetlaw
  • Province: York