Luddington Warwickshire Family History Guide

Luddington is a chapelry of Stratford on Avon Ancient Parish in Warwickshire.

Alterative names: Luddington and Dodwell

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1850
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1617

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

LUDDINGTON AND DODWELL, a hamlet, formerly a chapelry, in Old Stratford parish, Warwick; on the river Avon, 3 miles SW by W of Stratford-upon Avon. Real property, £1,641. Pop., 121. Houses, 26. The quondam chapel is now a ruin, and is said to have been the place were Shakespeare was married.

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


  • County: Warwickshire
  • Civil Registration District: Stratford on Avon
  • Probate Court: Court of the Peculiar of Stratford upon Avon
  • Diocese: Worcester
  • Rural Deanery: Kineton
  • Poor Law Union: Stratford on Avon
  • Hundred: Barlinchway
  • Province: Canterbury