DIOCESE: Worcester. HUNDRED: Kington. UNION: Shipston-on-Stour
ADJOINING PARISHES: Eatington, Idlicote, Honington, Tredington.
Parish Registers: Christenings: 1545-1912 Marriages: 1552-1980 Burials: 1545-1987 Banns 1750-1754.
Bishop's Transcripts : Begin 1608 WOR
IGI: Christenings: 1545-1812, Marriages: 1552-1812. Widely available; BMSGH(PS)
REGISTER COPIES: Christenings: 1545-1720, 1748-1812, Marriages: 1552-1812, Burials:
1545-1677, 1695-1720, 1748-1812 STR
Marriages: 1552-1812 PHIL 3
Christenings: 1874-1912 M 1552-1835
Marriages: 1651-1675 BOYD MISC , SoG
MONUMENTAL INSCRIPTIONS: St.Mary BMSGH m/fiche , WAR , SoG , BIR
PROBATE RECORDS: WOR (Study of 16th and 17th century wills has been made by Shipston-on-Stour Local History Society).
CENSUS RETURNS: All
1831 Householders named with household numbers WAR
1851 BMSGH SI v.13 SoG , BIR
1851 vX (RR) , SoG
1881 BCP , BMSGH(PS)
MANORIAL RECORDS: 1732 STR
OTHER SOURCES: Deeds and family papers, Halford family, 19thc.
Notes on the history, antiquities and customs of Halford, F.Scarlett Potter, a resident in the parish since 1880 (1912).
Sketch map showing houses and inhabitants as in 1890-1900.