UK Genealogy Archives logo

Thorpe Constantine, Staffordshire

Historical Description

Thorpe Constantine, a village and a parish in Staffordshire, 5 miles NE of Tamworth. Post town and telegraph office, Tamworth; money order office, Newton. Acreage, 061; population, 87. Thorpe Hall is the chief residence. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Lichfield; net value, £400. The church is ancient, and has a lofty spire. It was restored in 1883.

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 
Ecclesiastical parishThorpe-Constantine St. Constantine 
HundredOfflow 
Poor Law unionTamworth 

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


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 Thorpe Constantine 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 Thorpe Constantine 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:

DistrictLichfield
CountyStaffordshire
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Postal districtB79
Post TownTamworth