Edingale Staffordshire Family History Guide

Edingale is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Staffordshire, created in 1824 from a chapelry in Alrewas Ancient Parish.

Alternative names: Edinghall

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1575

Nonconformists include: Primitive Methodist

Parishes adjacent to Edingale

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

EDINGALE, or Edinghall, a parish in Tamworth district, Stafford; on the verge of the county, at the river Meese, adjacent to the Derby and Birmingham railway, near Croxall r. station, 5 miles N of Tamworth. Post town, Elford, under Tamworth. Acres, 900. Real property, £1,334. Pop., 208. Houses, 49. The property is divided among a few. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Lichfield. Value, £80. Patron, the Bishop of Lichfield. The church is good. Charities, £4. Buckeridge, the antiquary, was incumbent.

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


  • County: Staffordshire
  • Civil Registration District: Tamworth
  • Probate Court: Court of the Peculiar of Alrewas and Weeford
  • Diocese: Lichfield
  • Rural Deanery: Tamworth
  • Poor Law Union: Tamworth
  • Hundred: North Offlow
  • Province: Canterbury