Bucknall cum Bagnall Staffordshire Family History Guide

Bucknall cum Bagnall is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Staffordshire, Refounded in 1849 from Bucknall Ecclesiastical Parish and Bagnall Ecclesiastical Parish.

Alternative names: Buckland cum Bagnall, Bucknall

Other places in the parish include: Bagnall, Bucknall Eaves, Ubberley, Eaves, and Bucknall with Ubberley.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1758; Separate registers exist for Bagnall: 1800

Nonconformists include: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Independent/Congregational, Methodist New Connexion, and Wesleyan Methodist.

Parishes adjacent to Bucknall cum Bagnall

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

BUCKNALL, two townships and a parochial chapelry in Stoke-upon-Trent parish, Stafford. The townships are Bucknall and Bucknall-Eaves. Bucknall lies on the Biddulph branch of the North Staffordshire railway, 2 miles NE of Stoke-upon-Trent; has a r. station; and includes the hamlet of Ubberley. Pop., 1,498, Houses, 283. Bucknall-Eaves lies about a mile further NE. Pop., 248. Houses, 50. The parochial chapelry bears the name of Bucknall-cum-Bagnall; includes also the township of Bagnall; and was constituted in 1807. Post Town, Hanley, under Stoke-upon-Trent. Real property, £8,621; of which £4,385 are in mines. Pop., 2,170. Houses, 408. The property is much subdivided. The living is a rectory, united with the p. curacy of Bagnall, in the diocese of Lichfield. Value, £200. Patron, the Rev. E. Powys. The church is good.

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

Parish Records

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  • County: Staffordshire
  • Civil Registration District: Stoke upon Trent
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Lichfield (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Lichfield
  • Rural Deanery: Stoke upon Trent
  • Poor Law Union: Stoke on Trent
  • Hundred: North Pirehill
  • Province: Canterbury

Further Reading

Bucknall-Cum-Bagnall Parish Register, 1762 1812 (Classic Reprint)
Tracing Your Potteries Ancestors: A Guide for Family & Local Historians (Tracing Your Ancestors)