O.S. Ref: SO755551
On the north bank of the River Teme, 5½ miles west of Worcester along the A44
Parish Registers at Worcestershire Archives
International Genealogical Index (IGI)
|Bishops' Transcripts||Births / Christenings||1612-1700 (55%)|
Monumental Inscriptions and Associated Documents
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St Mary Magdalene
At Worcestershire Archives 
At Society of Genealogists 
BROADWAS ON TEME (St. Mary Magdalen) : Monumental Inscriptions: Worcestershire monumental inscriptions vol. 13 [Typescript.] IN: Worcestershire monumental inscriptions vol. 13 Published Birmingham : Birmingham & Midland Society for Genealogy & Heraldry, 1994 Author Broadwas on Teme Womens Institute (trans.) Source D: Birmingham & Midland Society for Genealogy & Heraldry
For the names of those included on a War Memorial at St.Mary Magdalene Church see:
http://www.rememberthefallen.co.uk/Casualties/ListByMemorial/Broadwas St Mary Magdalene Church
All the censuses between 1841 and 1901 are now available on a number of fee-paying (Subscription or PayAsYouGo) sites including Ancestry.co.uk, FindMyPast.co.uk, thegenealogist.co.uk and genesreunited.co.uk. The 1911 census is available in full or in part on some of these sites. We are unable to advise on the choice of site since researchers' personal preferences will be influenced by the content and search facilities offered by each site. Some sites offer a free trial.
Access to the library edition of Ancestry.co.uk is widely available at most record offices, including Worcestershire Archives, and some libraries. You are advised to book time on their computers before making a visit.
A free-to-view site is being developed at freecen.org.uk for the 1841, 1851, 1861, 1871 and 1891 censuses. Coverage of Worcestershire parishes is rather sparse at this time.
Census returns can usually be viewed at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints' Family History Centres.
Some repositories offer census details on microform, disc or printed copy. These include:
1841-1901 at Worcestershire Archives 
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Parish Records on microform
The Sheldons; being some account of the Sheldon family of Worcestershire & Warwickshire - Published Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1936 - Author: Barnard, E A B Society of Genealogists
An extract from the Topographical Dictionary of England 1831 by Samuel Lewis
BROADWAS, a parish in the lower division of the hundred of OSWALDSLOW, though locally in the upper division of the hundred of Doddingtree, county of WORCESTER, 6½ miles (W.) from Worcester, containing 272 inhabitants. The living is a rectory, in the archdeaconry and diocese of Worcester, rated in the king's books at £ 10. 9.2 and in the patronage of the Dean and Chapter of Worcester. The church is dedicated to St. Mary Magdalene. The river Teme runs through the parish.
Last Updated: 16/07/2013