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REGISTRATION DISTRICTS IN HEREFORDSHIRE

The list below shows the civil registration districts in Herefordshire since 1837. The same districts were used to compile the census returns for the years 1851 to 1911.

For the purposes of these pages, "Herefordshire" refers to:

For the period 1974-98 see the county of Hereford & Worcester.

Click on a district name in the table below to see the places and dates covered, or see the Index of Place Names for the whole of England and Wales.

 

Registration District

Registration County

From

To

Comments

Abergavenny

Monmouthshire

1837

1891

Partly in Herefordshire until 1891.

Bromyard

Herefordshire

1837

1974

 

Bromyard

Herefordshire

1998

2008

Abolished to become part of Herefordshire registration district on 1.4.2008.

Cleobury Mortimer

Shropshire

1837

1844

Partly in Herefordshire until 20.10.1844.

Dore

Herefordshire

1837

1838

Abolished 20.1.1838 to become part of Hereford registration district.

Hay

Brecknockshire

1837

1934

Partly in Herefordshire until 1.10.1934.

Hereford

Herefordshire

1837

1974

 

Hereford

Herefordshire

1998

2008

Abolished to become part of Herefordshire registration district on 1.4.2008.

Herefordshire

Herefordshire

2008

 

Created 1.4.2008 from Bromyard, Hereford, Kington, Ledbury, Leominster, and Ross registration districts.

Kington

Herefordshire

1837

1839

Abolished 11.1.1839 to become part of Presteigne registration district.

Kington

Radnorshire

1870

1870

Created 1.4.1870 out of Presteigne registration district.

Herefordshire

1871

1974

Knighton

Radnorshire

1837

1933

Partly in Herefordshire until 1.4.1933.

Knighton

Herefordshire

1998

2008

Abolished to become part of Herefordshire registration district on 1.4.2008.

Ledbury

Herefordshire

1837

1974

 

Ledbury

Herefordshire

1998

2008

Abolished to become part of Herefordshire registration district on 1.4.2008.

Leominster

Herefordshire

1837

1974

 

Leominster

Herefordshire

1998

2008

Abolished to become part of Herefordshire registration district on 1.4.2008.

Ludlow

Shropshire

1837

1933

Partly in Herefordshire until 1.4.1933.

Monmouth

Monmouthshire

1837

1935

Partly in Herefordshire until 1.10.1935.

Newent

Gloucestershire

1837

1895

Partly in Herefordshire until 1.1.1896.

Presteigne

Radnorshire

1837

1877

Abolished 1.7.1877 to become part of Knighton and Kington registration districts.

Ross

Herefordshire

1837

1974

 

Ross

Herefordshire

1998

2008

Abolished to become part of Herefordshire registration district on 1.4.2008.

Tenbury

Herefordshire

1837

1934

Partly in Herefordshire until 1.7.1934.

Weobley

Herefordshire

1837

1974

 


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