Whittington is a chapelry of Worcester St. Helen Ancient Parish in Worcestershire.
Note: Vision of Britain and Family Search state that Whittington is a chapelry of Worcester St. Helen. However all the gazetteers and directories state that it was a chapelry of St Peter the Great.
Parish church: SS. Philip and James
Parish registers begin:
* Parish registers: 1653 see also Worcester St Helen
* Bishop’s Transcripts: 1661
Parishes adjacent to Whittington
- Worcester St Peter the Great
- Norton juxta Kempsey
- Worcester St Martin
The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870
Whittington, a chapelry in Worcester-St. Peter parish, Worcestershire; 2¼ miles SE by S of Worcester r. station. Post town, Worcester. Acres, 989. Pop., 309. Houses, 75. W. Lodge is the seat of A.Hooper, Esq. The living is annexed to W.-St. Peter. The church is modern.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
Whittington Littleburys Worcester Directory 1905
Whittington (with Swinesherd) Littleburys Directory 1879
Whittington Billings Directory of Worcestershire 1855
Lascelles & Co.'s Directory and Gazetteer of the City of Worcester & Neighbourhood 1851
The Bankrupt Directory
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.
The Law Advertiser 1830
|Parker J., Worcester, and Whittington, in St. Peter the Great, Worcestershire, dealer in horses and corn||1 meeting||11||Thursday, June 10.||Star and Garter Inn, Worcester.|
|Parker J., Worcester, and Whittingion, in St. Peter the Great, Worcestershire, dealer in horses and corn||2 meeting||11||Friday, June 11.||Star and Garter Inn, Worcester.|
|Parker John, St. Nicholas and Whittington, Worcestershire, horse and corn dealer||3 meeting||11||Tuesday, July 13||Star and Garter Inn, Worcester.|
- County: Worcestershire
- Civil Registration District: Pershore
- Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory)
- Diocese: Worcester
- Rural Deanery: Worcester
- Poor Law Union: Pershore
- Hundred: Oswaldslow
- Province: Canterbury
- Polling District: Worcester
- County Court District: Worcester
- Petty Sessional Division: Worcester
- Highway District: Upton Snodsbury
|18 Aug 1882||enlarged by gaining part of Worcester St Peter the Great||The Ferns Houses|
|24 Mar 1884||enlarged by gaining part of Worcester St Peter the Great|
|25 Mar 1885||enlarged by gaining part of Norton Juxta Kempsey||Part of Old Home Farm Houses|
|01 Oct 1931||reduced to enlarge Worcester Civil Parish||64 acres. Population in 1931: 98|
|01 Oct 1931||enlarged by gaining part of Worcester St Peter the Great County Civil Parish||Area: 8 acres|