Tredington Worcestershire Family History Guide

Tredington is an Ancient Parish in the county of Worcestershire.

Other places in the parish include: Newbold, Armscote and Talton, Darlingscott, and Blackwell.

Parish church: St Gregory

Parish registers begin: 1541

Nonconformists include: Society of Friends/Quaker

Parishes adjacent to Tredington

  • Stretton on Fosse
  • Alderminster
  • Halford
  • Ilmington
  • Shipston on Stour
  • Ettington
  • Whitchurch
  • Honington

Historical Descriptions

Tredington

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

Tredington, a parish, with a village and four hamlets, in the district of Shipston-on-Stour and county of Worcester; on the river Stour, 2 miles N of Shipston and 8 NNE of Moreton-in-Marsh r. station. It has a post-office under Shipston-on-Stour. Acres, 5,285. Real property, £7,776. Pop., 1,100. Houses, 271. The property is much subdivided. A monastery was once here. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Worcester. Va. lue, £542. Patron, Jesus' College, Oxford. The church is ancient. The rectory of Newbold is a separate benefice. There are an endowed school with £50 a year, and charities £9.

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

Tredington – a parish in the hundred of Oswaldslow, upper division, 2 miles N. from Shipston-upon-Stour, and 85 from London; containing 213 inhabited houses. The living is a rectory, divided into two portions; Rev. W. H. Jane, D.D. instituted 1807, and the Rev. Thomas Hopkins, 1788, incumbents; in the patronage of Jesus College, Oxford. Population, including the hamlets of Armscot, Blackwell, Worcestershire, Newbold, Darlingscote and Longdon, 1801, 935 – 1811, 964 – 1821, 1030.

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.

Armscote

THE PARLIAMENTARY GAZETTEER OF ENGLAND AND WALES 1840

Armscott, a hamlet in the parish of Tredington, Worcestershire; locally situated in the hund. of Kington, Warwick; 3 miles north-west of Shipston-on-Stour; near the Moreton and Avon railway. Pop., in 1801, 152; in 1831, 130. Houses 29.

Source: The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales; A Fullarton & Co. Glasgow; 1840.

WORCESTERSHIRE DELINEATED C. AND J. GREENWOOD 1822

Armscot – a hamlet in the parish of Treddington, Oswaldslow hundred, upper division; containing 26 inhabited houses. Population, 1801, no return – 1811, no return – 1821, 131.

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.

Blackwell

THE PARLIAMENTARY GAZETTEER OF ENGLAND AND WALES 1851

Blackwell, a hamlet in the parish of Tredington, hund. of Oswaldslow, county of Worcester; 2½ miles north-north-west of Shipston-upon-Stour, in the vicinity of the Moreton and Stratford-on-Avon railroad. Pop., in 1811, 198; in 1831, 176. Houses 48. Other returns with the parish.

Source: The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales; A Fullarton & Co. Glasgow; 1851.

LEONARD'S GAZETTEER OF ENGLAND AND WALES 1850

Blackwell, 1 mile W. Tredington. P. 204

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

WORCESTERSHIRE DELINEATED C. AND J. GREENWOOD 1822

Blackwell – a hamlet in the parish of Tredington, hundred of Oswaldslow, upper division; containing 48 inhabited houses, Population, 1801, no return – 1811, no return – 1821, 228.

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.

Darlingscott

Worcestershire Delineated C. and J. Greenwood 1822

Darlingscot – a hamlet in the parish of Tredington, hundred of Oswaldslow, upper division; containing 37 inhabited houses. Population, 1801, no return – 1811, no return – 1821, 189.

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.

Parish Records

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Directories

Online Directories

Bentley's Directory of Tredington 1840 - Archive.org

Directory Transcriptions

Armscot Lewis Worcestershire Directory 1820

DIRECTORY.

Badger Richard, farmer
Baughan Daniel, farmer
Halford Thomas, farmer
Hurlston John, farmer
Jaynes James, farmer
Jordan John, farmer
Salmon John, farmer

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

Blackwell Lewis Worcestershire Directory 1820

Hartwell Thomas, gent.
Hartwell Joseph, farmer
Hitchman Thos., farmer
Hurlston Wm., farmer
Jacques William, farmer
Print Thomas, farmer
Rose John, farmer
Smith Samuel, farmer
Walker William, farmer
Whitehead John, farmer

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

Tredington Lewis Worcestershire Directory 1820

Bennett John, baker
Butler W. wheelwright
Dudley William, farmer
Fardon Thomas, miller
Green William, farmer
Hall William, farmer
Heynes G. shoemaker
Hopkins Rev. Thomas
Kilby Richard, miller
Lamley Sarah, maltster
Lyne Robert, smith
Neal Richard, pig dealer
Power M., shopkeeper
Rand John, victualler
Rand Wm. butcher
Rawlins John. Mason
Robbins John, mason
Wells E. and W. farmers

Source: S Lewis Worcestershire General and Commercial Directory for 1820

Darlingscott Lewis Worcestershire Directory 1820

Bryan Thomas, carpenter
Drury Henry, farmer
Gibbs Thomas, farmer
Gibbs T. E., farmer
Halford T, shopkeeper
Plumb Wm., farmer
Potter W. sen., farmer
Potter W. jun., farmer
Purser Wm., farmer
Wyatt John, farmer
Yeates George, farmer

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

Newbold Lewis Worcestershire Directory 1820

Fellows Robert, esq.
Halford Thomas, miller
Hands Wm. sen. farmer
Hands Wm. jun. farmer
Hutchins Edward, smith
Jaques William, farmer
Jaques Moses, farmer
Jaques Jer., farmer
Neal Thomas, vict.
Power Eliz., shopkeeper
Sale Richard, farmer
Salmon David, farmer
Walton Richard, farmer

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

Bankrupts

Below is a list of people that were declared bankrupt between 1820 and 1843 extracted from The Bankrupt Directory; George Elwick; London; Simpkin, Marshall and Co.; 1843.

Hall William; and Robert Rainbow; Tredington, Worcestershire and Stratford-upon-Avon, corn merchants, Oct. 18, 1842.

Administration

  • County: Worcestershire
  • Civil Registration District: Shipston on Stour
  • Probate Court: Court of the Peculiar of the Rector of Tredington with Shipston upon Stour
  • Diocese: Worcester
  • Rural Deanery: Kineton
  • Poor Law Union: Shipston on Stour
  • Hundred: Oswaldslow
  • Province: Canterbury