Stock and Bradley Worcestershire Family History Guide

Stock and Bradley was a chapelry of Fladbury Ancient Parish in Worcestershire. Bradley was constituted a separate parish in 1863.

Other places in the parish include: Bradley, Stock, and Bradley Green.

Parish registers begin: 1562

Parishes adjacent to Stock and Bradley

Historical Descriptions

Stock and Bradley

Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales 1870

Stock and Bradley, a chapelry in Fladbury parish, Worcester; 6 miles ESE of Droitwich r. station. Post town, Bromsgrove. Acres, 1,142. Real property, £2,033. Pop., 310. Houses, 62. The living is annexed to Fladbury. The church is a plain brick building.

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

Stock and Bradley – a hamlet and chapelry to the parish of Fladbury, hundred of Oswaldslow, middle division, 7 ½ miles S.E. from Droitwich; containing 37 inhabited houses. Population, 1801, 181 – 1811, 227 – 1821, 208.

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.


A Topographical Dictionary of Great Britain and Ireland 1833

Bradley, co. Worcester.

P. T. Droitwich (116) 6 m. ESE. Pop. with Pa.

A township in the parish of Fladbury, in the hundred of Osmondslow (Oswaldslow). It is a chapelry to Fladbury; living, a curacy, not in charge, in the archdeaconry and diocese of Worcester, annexed to the vicarage.

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


Lewis Topographical Dictionary of England 1845

Stock, a hamlet, in the parish of Fladbury, union of Droitwich, Middle division of the hundred of Oswaldslow, Droitwich and E divisions of the county of Worcester, 6 ¾ miles (ESE) from Droitwich; containing 91 inhabitants, and comprising with Bradley, 1096 acres of land.

Source: A Topographical Dictionary of England by Samuel Lewis Fifth Edition Published London; by S. Lewis and Co., 13, Finsbury Place, South. M. DCCC. XLV.

Parish Records

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Marriages at Bradley 1630 to 1812

Worcestershire Parish Registers. Marriages. Edited by W. P. W. Phillimore, M.A., B.C.L., and W. F. Carter, B.A.

Vol I. Issued to the Subscribers by Phillimore & Co., 124, Chancery Lane, London. 1900.

Author: Phillimore, W. P. W. (William Phillimore Watts), 1853-1913, ed; Carter, W. F. (William Fowler), b. 1856 joint ed

Marriages at Bradley 1630 to 1812 -


Bradley Littlebury's Worcestershire Directory 1879

Stock and Bradley Lewis Worcestershire Directory 1820

Family History Links


The Worcestershire and Dudley Historic Churches Trust Site


  • County: Worcestershire
  • Civil Registration District: Droitwich
  • Probate Court: Court of the Peculiar of the Rector of Fladbury
  • Diocese: Worcester
  • Rural Deanery: Pershore
  • Poor Law Union: Droitwich
  • Hundred: Oswaldslow
  • Province: Canterbury