Quatt, Shropshire Family History Guide

Quatt is an Ancient Parish in the county of Shropshire.

Other places in the parish include: Quatt Malvern and Quatt Jervis or Quatt Jarvis.

Parish church: St. Andrew

Parish registers begin: 1672

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Quatt

  • Alveley
  • Chelmarsh
  • Worfield
  • Claverley
  • Quatford

Historical Descriptions

Quatt

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

QUATT, a parish in Bridgnorth district, Salop; adjacent to the river Severn, 1¾ mile NE by N of Hampton-Lode r. station, and 4 SSE of Bridgnorth. It. Consists of the townships of Q.-Jervis and Q.-Malvern; and it has a post-office under Bridgnorth. Acres, 2,674. Real property, £4,113. Pop. in 1861, 485. Houses, 69. The manor, with Dudmaston Hall, belongs to the Rev. F. H. Wolryche Whitmore, who is the chief landowner. There are traces of a Roman camp. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Lichfield, Value, £430. Patrons, the Trustees of the late W. W. Whitmore, Esq. The church was rebuilt in 1763; has a tower; and contains an ancient font, and monuments of the Wolryches. There is a parochial school.

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

Shropshire Gazetteer 1824

Quatt; or Quatt Malvern. A parish in the Chelmarsh division of the hundred of Stottesden, a rectory, in the diocese of Coventry and Lichfield, the deanery of Lapley and Treizull, and archdeaconry of Stafford. 61 houses, 342 inhabitants. 4 ¼ miles south-east of Bridgnorth. Quatt Malvern parish extends into the liberties of Bridgnorth.

Source: The Shropshire Gazetteer, with an Appendix, including a Survey of the County and Valuable Miscellaneous Information, with Plates. Printed and Published by T. Gregory, Wem, 1824

Quatt Jarvis

Shropshire Gazetteer 1824

Quatt Jarvis. A township in the parish of Quatt Malvern.

Source: The Shropshire Gazetteer, with an Appendix, including a Survey of the County and Valuable Miscellaneous Information, with Plates. Printed and Published by T. Gregory, Wem, 1824

Parish Records

FamilySearch Historical Records

Poll Books

Quatt, Poll Book 1865

Directories

Quatt Cassey Shropshire Directory 1875

Administration

  • County: Shropshire
  • Civil Registration District: Bridgnorth
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Lichfield (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Lichfield
  • Rural Deanery: Trysull
  • Poor Law Union: Bridgnorth
  • Hundred: Stottesdon
  • Province: Canterbury