Wyck Rissington, Gloucestershire Family History Guide
Wyck Rissington is an Ancient Parish in the county of Gloucestershire.
Alternative names: Wyck Risington, Wick Rissington, Rissington Wyck
Parish church: St. Peter
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1739
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1605
Parishes adjacent to Wyck Rissington
The Imperial Gazetteer 1870
RISSINGTON-WICK, a parish, with a village, in Stow-on-the-Wold district, Gloucester; adjacent to the Bourton railway and to the Fosse way, 1¾ mile ENE of Bourton-on-the-Water r. station. Post-town, Stow-on-the-Wold, under Moreton-in-the-Marsh. Acres, 1,140. Real property, £2,128. Pop., 206. Houses, 44. The manor, with Wick-Hill House, belongs to Van Notten Pole, Esq. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Gloucester and Bristol. Value, £210. Patron, the Lord Chancellor. The church is Norman and early English, and was enlarged about 1833. There are a parochial school, and charities £7.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
Marriages at Wyck Risington 1605-1838
- County: Gloucestershire
- Civil Registration District: Stow on the Wold
- Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Gloucester (Episcopal Consistory)
- Diocese: Pre 1836 – Gloucester, Post 1835 – Gloucester and Bristol
- Rural Deanery: Stow
- Poor Law Union: Stow on the Wold
- Hundred: Slaughter
- Province: Canterbury