Honington Warwickshire Family History Guide

All Saints' parish church, Honington, Warwickshire
All Saints' parish church, Honington, Warwickshire, seen from the east by Amanda Slater This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2.0 Generic license.

Honington is an Ancient Parish in the county of Warwickshire.

Other places in the parish include: St Dennis, Bradmore, Bradmore chapelry, and St Denis.

Alternative names: Honnington

Status: Ancient Parish

Parish church: All Saints

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1571
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1612

Nonconformists include: Primitive Methodist

Parishes adjacent to Honington

  • Barcheston
  • Halford
  • Brailes
  • Tredington
  • Shipston on Stour
  • Idlicote
  • Burmington

Historical Descriptions


The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

HONINGTON, a parish in Shipston-on-Stour district, Warwick; on the river Stour, 1½ mile N of Shipston-on-Stour, and 7 NE of Moreton r. station. It includes a place called St. Dennis, anciently known as Bradmore chapelry. Post town, Shipston-on-Stour. Acres, 2,441. Real property, £3,361. Pop., 250. Houses, 60. The property belonged to the monastery of Coventry, and passed to the Gibbeses and the Parkers. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Worcester. Value, £130. Patron, the Rev. H. Townsend. The church was rebuilt at the expense of the late Sir Henry Parker, Bart.

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

Leonard's Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Honnington, 1½ mile N. Shipston-on-Stour. P. 335.

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

St. Dennis

Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales Circa 1870

Dennis (St.), a place in Honnington parish, Warwick; 2 miles NE of Shipton-on-Stour. It was anciently known as the chapelry of Bradmore.

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

Parish Records

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County: Warwickshire
Civil Registration District: Shipston on Stour
Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory)
Diocese: Worcester
Rural Deanery: Kineton
Poor Law Union: Shipston on Stour
Hundred: Kington
Province: Canterbury