Tamhorn, Staffordshire Family History Guide

Tamhorn is an extra-parochial place in the county of Staffordshire

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Historical Descriptions

Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales Circa 1870

Tamhorn, an extra-parochial tract in Lichfield district, Stafford; 2 ¼ miles NW of Tamworth. Acres, 770. Real property, £1,379. Pop.,23. Houses, 4.

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

Lewis Topographical Dictionary of England 1845

Tamhorn, an extra-parochial place adjacent to the parish of Whittington, union of Lichfield, N. division of the hundred of Offlow and of the county of Stafford, 3 miles (NW by N) from Tamworth; containing 5 inhabitants. The Birmingham and Fazeley canal passes in the vicinity, and on the east flows the river Tame. The estate comprises a wood of 108 acres, and a farm of 505 acres, and is the property of Sir Robert Peel, who, in the year 1827, purchased it from Lord George Cavendish

Source: A Topographical Dictionary of England by Samuel Lewis Fifth Edition Published London; by S. Lewis and Co., 13, Finsbury Place, South. M. DCCC. XLV.

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  • County: Staffordshire
  • Civil Registration District: Lichfield
  • Probate Court: Search the surrounding parishes
  • Diocese: Not Applicable
  • Rural Deanery: Not Applicable
  • Poor Law Union: Lichfield
  • Hundred: North Offlow
  • Province: Canterbury