Curdworth Warwickshire Family History Guide

Curdworth is an Ancient Parish in the county of Warwickshire.

Other places in the parish include: Minworth and Dunton.

Status: Ancient Parish

Parish church: St Nicholas and St Peter ad Vincula

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1653
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1673

Nonconformists include: Independent/Congregational

Parishes adjacent to Curdworth

Historical Descriptions

Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales Circa 1870

Curdworth, a village and a parish in Aston district, Warwick. The village stands near the river Tame, the Fazeley canal, and Water-Orton r. station, 2 ¾ miles NNW of Coleshill; and has a post-office under Birmingham. Pop., 330. Houses, 65. The parish includes also the hamlet of Minworth. Acres, 3,170. Real property, £6,296. Pop., 649. Houses, 136. The property is subdivided. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Worcester. Value, £320. Patron, twice B. Noel, Esq., and once alternately by the Right Hon. C. B. Adderley and the Rev. W. Wakefield. The church is early English and good. There are chapels for Independents and Wesleyans.

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

Parish Records

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Bankrupts

Baylis John, Dunton, Curdworth, Warwickshire, coal merchant, Mar. 30, 1822.

Bayliss Thomas, Curdworth, Warwickshire, dealer & chapman, Nov. 27, 1821.

Source: Extracted from The Bankrupt Directory; George Elwick; London; Simpkin, Marshall and Co.; 1843.

Maps

Vision of Britain historical maps

Administration

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