Yardley Wood, Worcestershire Family History Guide

Yardley Wood is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Worcestershire, created in 1849 from Yardley Ancient Parish and Kings Norton Ecclesiastical Parish.
Parish church:
Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: None
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: None

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

  • Kings Norton
  • Yardley
  • Solihull
  • Moseley

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

YARDLEY-WOOD, a chapelry in Yardley and Kings-Norton parishes, Worcester; near Acocks-Green r. station, and 4 miles SE of Birmingham. It was constituted in 1849; and its Post town is Acocks-Green, under Birmingham. Pop., 687. Houses, 160. The property is much subdivided. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Worcester. Value £60. Patron, Miss Taylor.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].


Yardley (With Yardley Wood and Hall Green) 1855


County: Worcestershire
Civil Registration District: Solihull
Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory)
Diocese: Worcester
Rural Deanery: Kidderminster
Poor Law Union: Kings Norton
Hundred: Halfshire
Province: Canterbury