Ansty Warwickshire Family History Guide

St James' parish church, Ansty, Warwickshire, seen from the south
St James' parish church, Ansty, Warwickshire, seen from the south Snowmanradio This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported license.

Ansty is an Ancient Parish in the county of Warwickshire.

Parish church: St James

Parish registers begin: 1589

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Ansty

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

ANSTEY, a parish in Foleshill district, Warwick; on the Oxford canal, near the river Sow, 2 miles SW of Bulkington r. station, and 5 NE of Coventry. It has a post office under Coventry. Acres, 990. Real property, £2,340. Pop., 171. Houses, 47. The property is divided among a few. Some of the inhabitants are ribbon weavers. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Worcester. Value, £162. Patron, the Lord Chancellor. The church is very good. There is a charity school.

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

The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales 1851

Anstey, a parish in the liberty of the city of Coventry, union of Foleshill, Warwickshire; 4½ miles north-east from Coventry. Living, a vicarage, not in charge, formerly in the archd. of Coventry, and dio. of Lichfield and Coventry, now in the dio. of Worcester; rated in the parliamentary returns at £12 4s.; gross income £79. In the patronage of the Crown. There is a daily school here. In 1719, the Rev. John Million left property for building a school for poor children of Anstey and Shilton. The number of children attending the school is about 40. The Oxford canal passes through this parish; and the Birmingham and Derby Junction railway. Pop., in 1801, 189; in 1831, 268. Houses 57. Acres 990. A. P. £1,708. Poor rates, in 1837, £209.

Source: The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales; A Fullarton & Co. Glasgow; 1851.

Leonard's Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Anstey, 4 m. N.E. Coventry. P. 224

Source: Leonard's Gazetteer of England and Wales; Second Edition; C. W. Leonard, London; 1850.

Parish Records

Marriages

Ansty Marriages 1591 - 1812

Birth, Marriage, & Death Records - FamilySearch

England, Leicestershire Parish Registers, 1533-1991

England, Warwickshire, Parish Registers, 1535-1963

England, Staffordshire, Church Records, 1538-1944

England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991

England, Essex Parish Registers, 1538-1997

England, Devon and Cornwall Marriages, 1660-1912

 

Census Records - FamilySearch

England and Wales Census, 1841

England and Wales Census, 1851

England and Wales Census, 1861

England and Wales Census, 1871

England and Wales Census, 1881

England and Wales Census, 1891

England and Wales Census, 1901

England and Wales Census, 1911

Migration Records

New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924

Historical Newspapers

The following newspapers cover the area.

Warwickshire Newspapers

Aris’s Birmingham Gazette (The British Newspaper Archive)

Aris’s Birmingham Gazette (Findmypast)

Birmingham Chronicle (The British Newspaper Archive)

Birmingham Chronicle (Findmypast)

Birmingham Daily Gazette (The British Newspaper Archive)

Birmingham Daily Gazette (Findmypast)

Birmingham Daily Post (The British Newspaper Archive)

Birmingham Daily Post (Findmypast)

Birmingham Journal (The British Newspaper Archive)

Birmingham Journal (Findmypast)

Birmingham Mail (The British Newspaper Archive)

Birmingham Mail (Findmypast)

Birmingham Weekly Post (The British Newspaper Archive)

Birmingham Weekly Post (Findmypast)

Coventry Evening Telegraph (The British Newspaper Archive)

Coventry Evening Telegraph (Findmypast)

Coventry Herald (The British Newspaper Archive)

Coventry Herald (Findmypast)

Coventry Standard (The British Newspaper Archive)

Coventry Standard (Findmypast)

Coventry Times (The British Newspaper Archive)

Coventry Times (Findmypast)

Evening Despatch (The British Newspaper Archive)

Evening Despatch (Findmypast)

Leamington Advertiser, and Beck’s List of Visitors (The British Newspaper Archive)

Leamington Advertiser, and Beck’s List of Visitors (Findmypast)

Leamington Spa Courier (The British Newspaper Archive)

Leamington Spa Courier (Findmypast)

Leamington, Warwick, Kenilworth & District Daily Circular (The British Newspaper Archive)

Leamington, Warwick, Kenilworth & District Daily Circular (Findmypast)

Nuneaton Advertiser (The British Newspaper Archive)

Nuneaton Advertiser (Findmypast)

Rugby Advertiser (The British Newspaper Archive)

Rugby Advertiser (Findmypast)

Sports Argus (The British Newspaper Archive)

Sports Argus (Findmypast)

Warwick and Warwickshire Advertiser (The British Newspaper Archive)

Warwick and Warwickshire Advertiser (Findmypast)

Administration

  • County: Warwickshire
  • Civil Registration District: Foleshill
  • Probate Court: Post-1836 - Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory), Pre-1837 - Court of the Bishop of Lichfield and Coventry (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Worcester
  • Rural Deanery: Coventry
  • Poor Law Union: Foleshill
  • Hundred: Knightlow
  • Province: Canterbury