Whitchurch Warwickshire Family History Guide

Whitchurch is an Ancient Parish in the county of Warwickshire. 

Other places in the parish include: Broughton, Crimscott, and Wimpstone. 

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1561
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1611

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

  • Preston on Stour
  • Quinton
  • Alderminster
  • Ilmington
  • Tredington

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

WHITCHURCH, a parish in Stratford-on-Avon district, Warwick; 4 miles SE of Milcote r. station, and 5¼ SSE of Stratford. Post town, Stratford-on-Avon. Acres, 1,942. Real property, £3,971. Pop., 234. Houses, 50. The manor belongs to J. R. West, Esq. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Worcester. Value, £287. Patron, J. R. West, Esq. Charities, £8.

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

Administration

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