Status: Ancient Parish
Parish church: St. Leonard
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1660
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1664
The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870
WILLEY, a parish in the district of Lutterworth and county of Warwick; 2¼ miles S by W of Ullesthorpe r. station, and 3¼ W of Lutterworth. It has a post-office under Lutterworth. Acres, 970. Real property, £1,349. Pop., 141. Houses, 29. The property is divided chiefly among five. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Worcester. Value, £291. Patron, the Lord Chancellor. The church is ancient but good.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
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- County: Warwickshire
- Civil Registration District: Lutterworth
- 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: Coventry
- Poor Law Union: Lutterworth
- Hundred: Knightlow
- Province: Canterbury