Snowshill is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Gloucestershire, created early from a chapelry in Stanton Parish.
Parish church: St. Barnabas
Parish registers begin: 1732
Nonconformists include: Baptist
Parishes adjacent to Snowshill
Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870
Snowshill, a parish, with a village, in Winchcombe district, Gloucester; 6 miles SW of Campden r. station. Post-town, Broadway. Acres, 2,294. Real property, £1,882. Pop., 235. Houses, 58. The manor belongs to T. Wynniatt, Esq. the living is a p. curacy, annexed to Stanton. The church was rebuilt in 1865.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A Fullerton & Co. N.d.c. [1870-72].
Lewis Topographical Dictionary of England 1845
Snowshill, a parish, in the union of Winchcomb, Lower division of the hundred of Kiftsgate, E. division of the county of Gloucester, 6 miles (N.E.) from Winchcomb; containing 298 inhabitants. The living is annexed to the rectory at Stanton.
Source: A Topographical Dictionary of England by Samuel Lewis Fifth Edition Published London; by S. Lewis and Co., 13, Finsbury Place, South. M. DCCC. XLV.
A Topographical Dictionary of England 1831
Snowshill, a parish in the lower division of the hundred of Kiftsgate, county of Gloucester, 6 miles (N. E.) from Winchcombe, containing 301 inhabitants. The living is a perpetual curacy, annexed to the rectory of Stanton, in the archdeaconry and diocese of Gloucester.
Source: A Topographical Dictionary of England by Samuel Lewis 1831
Marriages at Snowshill 1593 to 1603
The following Marriages are contained in a separate section of the oldest Register Book of Stanton; the later Marriages are intermingled with those that took place in the Mother Church. For further particulars see under the heading Stanton.
Family History Links
- County: Gloucestershire
- Civil Registration District: Winchcomb
- Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Gloucester (Episcopal Consistory)
- Diocese: Gloucester and Bristol
- Rural Deanery: Campden
- Poor Law Union: Winchcombe
- Hundred: Kiftsgate
- Province: Canterbury