Clifton Campville is an Ancient Parish in the county of Staffordshire.

Alternative names: Clifton, Clifton Campville and Haunton, Clifton Campville with Chilcote

Other places in the parish include: Haunton.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1662
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1664

Nonconformists include: Roman Catholic and Wesleyan Methodist.

Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

CLIFTON-CAMPVILLE, a township in the district of Tamworth, Stafford; and a parish in the same district, and partly in Derby. The township lies on the river Meese, 3½ miles E of Haselour and Elford r. station, and 5½ NE of Tamworth; and has a post office under Tamworth. Pop., 513. Houses, 110.

The parish contains also the township of Harlaston and the hamlet of Haunton in Stafford, and the township of Chilcote in Derby. Acres, 6,004. Real property, £6,543. Pop., 881. Houses, 193.

The manor was held, before the Conquest, by Earl Algar; went to the Crown; and passed to the Camvilles, the Vernons, the Staffords, the Stanleys, the Hereys, the Heveninghams, the Coventrys, the Pyes, the Severnes, the Wakinses, and again the Pyes. Clifton-Campville Hall is the seat of H. J. Pye, Esq.

The living is a rectory, united with the p. curacy of Chilcote, in the diocese of Lichfield. Value, £950. Patron, H. J. Pye, Esq. The church has a very fine spire; and contains a screen and monuments of the Vernons and others.

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

Parish Records

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England, Staffordshire, Clifton-Campville – Cemeteries ( 1 )
Monumental inscriptions of St. Matthew, Harlaston, Staffordshire
Author: Duffell, Peter; Duffell, Peter; Duffell, Gill; Manning, Nancy; Birmingham and Midland Society for Genealogy and Heraldry

England, Staffordshire, Clifton-Campville – Census ( 1 )
Census returns for Clifton-Campville, 1841-1891
Author: Great Britain. Census Office

England, Staffordshire, Clifton-Campville – Church records ( 3 )
Bishop’s transcripts for Clifton-Campville, 1664-1866
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Clifton-Campville (Staffordshire)

Bishop’s transcripts for Harlaston, 1665-1870
Author: Church of England. Chapelry of Harlaston (Staffordshire)

England, Staffordshire, Clifton-Campville, parish registers, 1662-1900
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Clifton-Campville (Staffordshire); Staffordshire County Record Office

England, Staffordshire, Clifton-Campville – Church records – Indexes ( 2 )
Parish register printouts of Clifton-Campville, Stafford, England ; christenings, 1718-1809
Author: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Department

Parish register printouts of Clifton-Campville, Stafford, England ; christenings, 1809-1866
Author: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Department

England, Staffordshire, Clifton-Campville – Occupations ( 1 )
Clifton-Campville parish records relating to the poor, 1721-1840
Author: Clifton-Campville (Staffordshire, England)

England, Staffordshire, Clifton-Campville – Poorhouses, poor law, etc. ( 1 )
Clifton-Campville parish records relating to the poor, 1721-1840
Author: Clifton-Campville (Staffordshire, England)

England, Staffordshire, Clifton-Campville – Taxation ( 1 )
Land tax assessments, Clifton and Haunton, Staffordshire, England, 1781- 1781-1831
Author: Great Britain. Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace (Staffordshire)

Maps

Vision of Britain historical maps

Administration

  • County: Staffordshire
  • Civil Registration District: Tamworth
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Lichfield (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Lichfield
  • Rural Deanery: Tamworth
  • Poor Law Union: Tamworth
  • Hundred: North Offlow
  • Province: Canterbury

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