Ab Lench, Worcestershire Genealogy

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Guide to Ab Lench, Worcestershire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Ab Lench, Worcestershire
Civil Jurisdictions
Poor Law Union England Poor Law Union Worcestershire
Legal Jurisdictions
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Parish History

HOB-LENCH, or Abbots-Lench, a hamlet, in the parish of Fladbury, union of Evesham, Middle division of the hundred of Oswaldslow, Pershore and E. divisions of the county of Worcester, 6¼ miles (N. by W.) from Evesham. [1]


Civil Registration

Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The civil registration article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is FreeBMD.

Church records

Census records

Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census Records and Indexes Online. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library. The first film number is 464210.

Probate records

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Worcestershire Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.

Maps and Gazetteers

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Birmingham and Midland Society for Genealogy and Heraldry


  1. Lewis, Samuel A. A Topographical Dictionary of England, (1848). Date accessed: 28 September 2013.

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