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Weston under Wetherley, Warwickshire

Historical Description

Weston-under-Wetherley, a village and a parish in Warwickshire, 4 miles NE of Leamington. Post town, Leamington. Acreage, 1361; population, 250. The manor belongs to Lord Clifford. The Warwickshire Reformatory for Boys is here, and was built in 1856. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Worcester; net value, £54 with residence. Patron, Lord Clifford. The church is Early English, and was restored in 1867. It contains a monument of 1573 to Sir Edward Saunders.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Administration

The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyWarwickshire 
Ecclesiastical parishWeston-Under-Weatherly St. Michael 
HundredKnightlow 
Poor Law unionWarwick 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.


Church Records

The Warwickshire County Record Office hold the following registers for Weston under Wetherley:

BaptismsMarriagesBurials
1661-19821719-19791662-1984

Most of the records prior to 1911 have been digitised and are available on Ancestry.co.uk


Civil Registration

For general information about Civil Registration (births, marriages and deaths) see the Civil Registration page.


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Weston under Wetherley from the following:


Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Warwickshire is available to browse.


Maps

Online maps of Weston under Wetherley are available from a number of sites:


Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Warwickshire papers online:


Visitations Heraldic

The Visitation of Warwickshire 1619 is available on the Heraldry page.

DistrictWarwick
CountyWarwickshire
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Postal districtCV33
Post TownLeamington Spa