Peopleton

Queen Anne Cottage, Peopleton

Peopleton Worcestershire – Genealogy & Family History

Peopleton is an Ancient Parish in the county of Worcestershire.

Parish registers begin: 1632

Parishes adjacent to Peopleton

  • Pinvin
  • Stoulton
  • Pershore St Andrew with Pershore Holy Cross
  • Throckmorton
  • Upton Snodsbury
  • Naunton Beauchamp
  • White Ladies Aston

Historical Descriptions

Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales Circa 1870

Peopleton, a village and a parish in Pershore Registration District, Worcester. The village stands 2 miles NW by N of Pershore r. station, and has a post-office under Pershore. The parish comprises 1,474 acres. Real property, £2,569. Pop., 326. Houses, 64. Seaford Grange is a chief residence. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Worcester. Value, £300. Patron, J. Cook, Esq. The church has a brick tower, and was recently repaired.

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

Worcestershire Delineated C. and J. Greenwood 1822

Peopleton – a parish in the hundred of Pershore, upper division, 3 miles N. from Pershore; containing 36 inhabited houses. It is a rectory; Rev. George Dineley, incumbent; instituted 1786; patron, —- Dineley, Esq. Population, 1801, 214 – 1811, 264 – 1821, 264.

Source: Worcestershire Delineated: Being a Topographical Description of Each Parish, Chapelry, Hamlet, &c. In the County; with the distances and bearings from their respective market towns, &c. By C. and J. Greenwood. Printed by T. Bensley, Crane Court, Fleet Street, London, 1822.

Directories

Online Directories

Bentley’s Directory of Peopleton 1840 - Archive.org

Directory Transcriptions

Peopleton Billings Directory 1855
Peopleton Lewis Worcestershire Directory 1820

Administration

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