"FOY, a parish partly in the hundred of GREYTREE, but chiefly in the upper division of the hundred of WORMELOW, county of HEREFORD, 3 miles (N.) from Ross, containing, with the township of Eaton-Tregoes, 293 inhabitants. The living is a vicarage, in the archdeaconry and diocese of Hereford, rated in the king's books at £13. 6. 8., and in the patronage of the Rev. John -Jones. The church is dedicated to St. Mary." [From Samuel Lewis A Topographical Dictionary of England (1831) ©Mel Lockie]
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