Newborough Staffordshire Family History Guide

Newborough is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Staffordshire, created in 1784 from chapelry in Hanbury Ancient Parish.

Other places in the parish include: Hoar Cross.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1601
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1660

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

  • Tutbury
  • Marchington
  • Hanbury
  • Abbots Bromley
  • Yoxall

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

NEWBOROUGH, a township-chapelry, with a village, in Hanbury parish, Stafford; 3½ miles SSW of Sudbury r. station, and 5¾ SE by S of Uttoxeter. It has a post-office under Derby. Acres, 2,762. Real property, £4,804. Pop., 788. Houses, 158. Hollybush Hall and Hoarcross Hall are chief residences. The living is a p. curacy in the diocese of Lichfield. Value, £107. Patron, the Vicar of Hanbury. The church has a tower, and is good. There are a partially endowed school for boys, and a free school for girls.

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

Parish Records

FamilySearch - Birth Marriage & Death Census Migration & Naturalization Military Probate & Court

England, Staffordshire, Church Records, 1538-1944 (FamilySearch) - free

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Staffordshire Baptisms, Marriages, Burials (FindMyPast)

Staffordshire, Dioceses Of Lichfield & Coventry Marriage Allegations and Bonds, 1636-1893 (FindMyPast)

Staffordshire Banns (FindMyPast)

Staffordshire, England, Extracted Church of England Parish Records, 1538-1839 (Ancestry)

National Burial Index (FindMyPast) - free

Maps

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Administration

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