Place:Agden (near Altrincham), Cheshire, England

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NameAgden (near Altrincham)
Alt namesAgden
TypeTownship, Parish
Coordinates53.37°N 2.413°W
Located inCheshire, England
See alsoBucklow (hundred), Cheshire, Englandhundred in which it was situated
Bucklow Registration District, Cheshire, Englandregistration district in which it was located
Bucklow Rural, Cheshire, Englandrural district of which it was part 1894-1974
source: Family History Library Catalog


NOTE: There is a second Agden in Cheshire, located in the south of the county, near the town of Malpas.

the following text is based on an article in Wikipedia

Agden has been since 2009 a civil parish in the Borough of Cheshire East and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England. It is near High Legh, and about 15 miles (24 km) south-west from Manchester City Centre. It is the site of Agden Hall. According to the 2001 census, the population of the civil parish was 142.

A Vision of Britain through Time provides the following description of Agden from John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales of 1870-72:

"AGDEN, a township in Bowden and Rostherne parishes, Cheshire; 3½ miles SW of Altrincham. Acres, 520. Real property: £1,394. Population: 98. Houses: 15."

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