Tirley, Gloucestershire Family History Guide



Tirley is an Ancient Parish in the county of Gloucestershire.

Other places in the parish include: Haw.

Parish church: St. Matthew

Parish registers begin: 1653

Nonconformists include: Bible Christian Methodist and Wesleyan Methodist.

Parishes adjacent to Tirley

  • Chaceley
  • Apperley
  • Hasfield
  • Eldersfield
  • Corse
  • Deerhurst

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

TIRLEY, a parish, with Haw hamlet, in Tewkesbury district, Gloucester; on the river Severn, 4½ miles SW by S of Tewkesbury r. station. It has a postal pillar-box under Tewkesbury. Acres, 1,850. Real property, £4,490. Pop., 539. Houses, 129. The property is much subdivided. A bridge spans the Severn at Haw; and was built in 1825, at a cost of £24,349. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Gloucester and Bristol. Value, £417. Patron, the Lord Chancellor. The church is decorated English. There are a Wesleyan chapel, a national school, and charities £80.

Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].

Marriages

Marriages at Tirley 1655-1812

Marriages at Tirley 1655-1812 – UK Genealogy Archives

Transcriptions

Tirley Marriages 1790 to 1812

Tirley Marriages 1775 to 1789

Tirley Marriages 1754 to 1774

Directories

Tirley Morris Gloucestershire Directory 1876

Administration

  • County: Gloucestershire
  • Civil Registration District: Tewkesbury
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Gloucester (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Post 1835 – Gloucester and Bristol, Pre 1836 – Gloucester
  • Rural Deanery: Winchcombe
  • Poor Law Union: Tewkesbury
  • Hundred: Deerhurst; Westminster (Gloucestershire)
  • Province: Canterbury