Kirkby Malzeard, Laverton & Dallowgill   kirkbymalzeard.org.uk  - info@kirkbymalzeard.org.uk History
The first mention of Kirkby Malzeard appears in the Domesday Book of 1086 when it was known as Churchei, which means 'church in the clearing'. The name has evolved to Kirkby Malzeard which means 'church in the bad or stony clearing'.