Plumtree is an Ancient Parish in the county of Nottinghamshire.

Other places in the parish include: Normanton on the Wolds and Clipston.

Alternative names: Plumptree

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1558
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1602

Nonconformists include: Wesleyan Methodist

Adjacent Parishes

  • Tollerton
  • Cotgrave
  • Bunny with Bradmore
  • Edwalton
  • Lodge on the Wolds
  • Ruddington
  • Keyworth
  • Stanton on the Wolds

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

PLUMTREE, a township and a parish in Bingham district, Notts. The township lies 2¾ miles W of the Fosse way, and 5 SSE of Nottingham r. station; and has a post-office under Nottingham. Real property, £2, 979. Pop., 285. Houses, 52. The parish contains also the townships of Normanton-on-the-Wolds and Clipston. Acres, 3, 460. Real property, £5, 469. Pop., 551. Houses, 110. The P. manor belongs to W. S. Burnside, Esq.; and Clipston manor, to Earl Manvers. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Lincoln. Value, £1,113. Patron, W. S. Burnside, Esq. The church is partly Norman, and all good; and consists of nave, aisle, and chancel, with a tower. There is a Wesleyan chapel.

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 returns for Plumtree, 1841-1891

Church Records

Bishop’s transcripts of Plumtree, 1602-1862. Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Plumtree (Nottinghamshire)

England, Nottinghamshire, Plumtree, St. Mary parish registers, 1558-1952 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Plumtree (Nottinghamshire); Nottinghamshire Archives Office

Marriages at Plumtree, 1558-1812 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Plumtree (Nottinghamshire)

Parish registers for Plumtree, 1842-1869 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Plumtree (Nottinghamshire)

Parish register printouts of Plumtree, Nottingham, England ; christenings, 1750-1862 Author: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Department

Land and property

Survey of lands and landowners, 1838 Author: Normanton-on-the-Wolds (Nottinghamshire)


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


  • County: Nottinghamshire
  • Civil Registration District: Bingham
  • Probate Court: Court of the Manor of St John of Jerusalem or Shelford St Johns
  • Diocese: Lincoln
  • Rural Deanery: Bingham
  • Poor Law Union: Bingham
  • Hundred: Bingham; Rushcliffe
  • Province: York

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