Weddington Warwickshire Family History Guide

St James’ parish church, Weddington, Warwickshire, seen from the southeast Michael Patterson / St James’ Church / CC BY-SA 2.0

Status: Ancient Parish

Parish church: St. James

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1663
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1772

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Weddington

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

WEDDINGTON, a parish in Nuneaton district, Warwick; 1 mile N of Nuneaton r. station. Post town, Nuneaton. Acres, 911. Real property, £2,155. Pop., 74. Houses, 10. W. Castle is the seat of E. Lees, Esq. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Worcester. Value, £278. Patron, Mrs. Hall. The church was built in 1733.

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

Parish Records

FamilySearch – Birth Marriage & Death records, Census, Migration & Naturalization and Military records – Free

Parish Registers

The Registers of Weddington, 1663-1812 – UK Genealogy Archives – Free


Vision of Britain historical maps


County: Warwickshire
Civil Registration District: Nuneaton
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: Nuneaton
Hundred: Hemlingford
Province: Canterbury