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Endon, Staffordshire

Historical Description

Endon, a village and an ecclesiastical parish in the township of Leek, Staffordshire. The village lies on the river Chumet, 5 miles SW of Leek, and 7 NE of Stoke-upon-Trent, and has a station on the North Staffordshire railway, and a post and money order office under Stoke-upon-Trent; telegraph office, railway station. Acreage, 5457; population, 1759; of the ecclesiastical parish, 1355. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Lichfield; gross value, £170. The church was built in 1737, restored in 1879, with further restoration in 1885. There are mission churches at Longsdon and Stanley, and Wesleyan chapels at Endon and Longsdon.

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 CountyStaffordshire 
Civil parishLeek 
HundredTotmonslow 
Poor Law unionLeek 

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


Church Records

Findmypast, in association with the Staffordshire & Stoke on Trent Archive Service have the Baptisms, Banns, Marriages, and Burials online for Endon


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Endon from the following:


Land and Property

A full transcript of the Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Staffordshire is online.


Maps

Online maps of Endon are available from a number of sites:


Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Staffordshire newspapers online:


Villages, Hamlets, &c

Longsdon
DistrictStaffordshire Moorlands
CountyStaffordshire
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Postal districtST9
Post TownStoke-On-Trent