Whatcote Warwickshire Family History Guide

Whatcote is an Ancient Parish in the county of Warwickshire. 

Alternative names: Whatcott

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1571
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1611

Nonconformists include: Wesleyan Methodist

Adjacent Parishes

  • Oxhill
  • Compton Wynyates
  • Brailes
  • Tysoe
  • Lower Eatington
  • Idlicote

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

WHATCOTE, a parish in Shipston-on-Stour district, Warwick: 9½ miles SE of Stratford-on-Avon r. station. Post town, Shipston-on-Stour. Acres, 1,400. Real property, £1,159. Pop., 180. Houses, 40 The property is divided among a few. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Worcester. Value, £213. Patron, H. P. K. Peach, Esq. The church is good.

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


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