Church Honeybourne, Worcestershire Family History Guide

The Thatched Tavern, Honeybourne, Worcestershire
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Church Honeybourne is an Ancient Parish in the county of Worcestershire.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1673

Nonconformists include: Wesleyan Methodist

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Parishes adjacent to Church Honeybourne

Historical Descriptions

Church Honeybourne

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

CHURCH-HONEYBOURNE-WITH-PODEN, a parish in Evesham district, Worcester; on the West Midland railway, at Honeybourne station, 5 miles E of Evesham. Post town, Broadway. Acres, 1,312. Real property, £1,963. Pop., 144. Houses, 27. The property is divided among a few. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Worcester. Value, £285. Patron, the Rev. R. Poole. The church is good.

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

Leonard's Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Church-Honeyborn with Poden, 4½ m. E. Evesham. P. 393

Source: Leonard's Gazetteer of England and Wales; Second Edition; C. W. Leonard, London; 1850.


A Topographical Dictionary of Great Britain and Ireland 1833

Poden, co. Worcester.

P.T. Evesham (99) 5½ m. E. Pop. with Pa.

A manor in the parish of Church Honeybourn and upper division of the hundred of Blackenhurst.

Source: A Topographical Dictionary of Great Britain and Ireland by John Gorton. The Irish and Welsh articles by G. N. Wright; Vol. III; London; Chapman and Hall, 186, Strand; 1833.


Online Directories

Bentley's Directory of Church Honeybourne 1840 -

Directory Transcriptions

Church Honeybourne Lewis Worcestershire Directory 1820

Church Honeybourne, 4 miles from Evesham, containing 11 houses, and 121 inhabitants.


Bennett William, farmer
Grove F. and H., farmers
Hale William, farmer
Holland Mr. gent.
Malvern Hervey, gent.
Smith Samuel, farmer

Source: S Lewis Worcestershire General and Commercial Directory for 1820.


  • County: Worcestershire
  • Civil Registration District: Evesham
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Worcester
  • Rural Deanery: Evesham
  • Poor Law Union: Evesham
  • Hundred: Blackenhurst
  • Province: Canterbury