DIOCESE: Lichfield. HUNDRED: Kington. UNION: Southam
ADJOINING PARISHES: Upper Radbourne (extra-parochial), Napton-on-the-Hill, Priors Marston, Bodington, Stoneton in Northamptonshire, Wills Pastures.
Parish Registers: Christenings: 1661-1887 Marriages: 1662-1834 Burials: 1662-1991 Banns 1823-1895
Bishop's Transcripts : 1662-1846 LIC Begin c1833 WOR
IGI: Christenings: 1775-1875, Marriages: 1754-1834. Widely available; BMSGH(PS)
Marriages: 1662-1812 PHIL 1 Marriages: 1662-1675 BOYD MISC , SoG
MONUMENTAL INSCRIPTIONS: St. Mary BMSGH m/fiche , WAR , SoG , BIR
PROBATE RECORDS: LIC
1851 BMSGH SI v.14 SoG , BIR
1851 vIX (RR) , SoG
1881 BCP : BMSGH(PS)
MANORIAL RECORDS: Priory of Coventry inquisition of lands naming tenants 1280.
DEEDS: Leases, deeds and extracts from wills intermittently - 1600-1888.
OTHER SOURCES: Parish magazines 1883-1933.
Many emigrants had assistance with their passage from the parish under the provisions of the 1834 Poor Law. The records, which are normally lists of emigrants giving occupations and destinations, are arranged by counties and Poor Law Unions - PRO Class MH12. Under this scheme six emigrants from this parish went to South Australia in 1844.