Angersleigh, Somerset Family History Guide

Angersleigh, is an Ancient Parish in the county of Somerset

Status: Ancient Parish

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1678
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1594

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Angersleigh

  • Pitminster
  • Trull

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

ANGERSLEIGH, a parish in Taunton district, Somerset; on the verge of the county, under Black Down hills, 4 miles SSW of Taunton r. station. Post Town, Wellington, Somerset. Acres, 403. Real property, £656. Pop., 30. Houses, 8. The property is not much divided. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Bath and Wells. Value, £111. Patron, the Rev. H. T. Tucker. The church has a painted window representing the arms and alliances of the ancient family of Lyte.

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

Leonard's Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Anoersleigh, 4¼ miles S.E. Wellington. P. 42.

Source: Leonard's Gazetteer of England and Wales; Second Edition; C. W. Leonard, London; 1850.

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Baptisms 1594-1630s Batch Number: P019091

FreeReg Baptisms, Marriages and Burials 1594 to 1913


County: Somerset
Civil Registration District: Taunton
Probate Court: Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Taunton
Diocese: Bath and Wells
Rural Deanery: Taunton
Poor Law Union: Taunton
Hundred: Taunton and Taunton Dean
Province: Canterbury