DIOCESE: Worcester. HUNDRED: Kington. UNION: Shipston-upon-Stour
ADJOINING PARISHES: Sutton-under-Brailes, the Oxfordshire parishes of Hook Norton and Great Rollright, Long Compton, Great Wolford, Cher(r)ington.
Parish Registers: Christenings: 1540-1914 Marriages: 1540-1837 Burials: 1542-1878 (many gaps in first register).
Bishop's Transcripts : Begin 1613 WOR
MONUMENTAL INSCRIPTIONS: Yard to 1812
Bloom adds the following note to his transcription, 'The stones here are so confused and piled one on the other that it is impossible to get complete copies of all the earlier ones'.
St. Michael BMSGH m/fiche , WAR , SoG , BIR
PROBATE RECORDS: WOR
CENSUS RETURNS All
1851 BMSGH SI v.13 SoG , BIR
1851 vXIII (RR) , SoG
1881 BCP , BMSGH(PS)
MANORIAL RECORDS: 1795-1844
One document 1739 BIR
Mostly listed under Philips of Weston; Court Rolls 1701-1760, Court Rolls (with Ascott) 1776-1795, 1844, Court Books with Ascott 1808-1854, Court papers (with Ascott and Cherington) 1803-1833.
Quit rents etc, Brailes, Whichford and Ascott, 1788-1812, Account of chief rents for Whichford and Stourton 1728-1765 WAR
DEEDS: In deposit of Stockton, Sons & Fortescue of Banbury, 17th to19thc.
OTHER SOURCES: George Philips, various plans of estate c1820-1840.
See also Warriner of Weston Park (Compton, Long).
St.Michael's Church, Whichford, H.M. Ward, 1931.