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Weston Subedge Church
Photo of Weston Subedge Church The tower and west end of the nave of St Lawrence’s church, Weston Subedge. by Philip Halling, some rights reserved.

Weston Subedge is an Ancient Parish in the county of Gloucestershire.

Alternative names: Weston-sub-Edge

Parish church: St Lawrence

Parish registers begin: 1654

Nonconformists include: Wesleyan Methodist

Parishes adjacent to Weston Subedge

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

WESTON-SUB-EDGE, a parish, with a village, in the district of Evesham and county of Gloucester; 2¼ miles S of Honeybourne r. station, and 2¼ NW of Chipping-Campden. It has a post-office under Broadway. Acres, 2,632. Real property, £5,036. Pop., 369. Houses, 82. Burnt-Norton is a seat of the Earl of Harrowby. Norton Hall is the seat of J. Fenton, Esq. There was formerly a splendid moated residence of the Bishops of Worcester. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Gloucester and Bristol. Value, £850. Patrons, the Executors of Mrs. Bourne. The church was restored in 1861. There are an endowed school with £10 a year, and a charity for widows £20.

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

Poll Books

Weston Subedge Poll Book 1834 – Google Books

Marriages at Weston Subedge 1612 to 1812

Gloucestershire Parish Registers. Marriages. Edited by W. P. W. Phillimore, M.A., B.C.L., Vol IV. Issued to the Subscribers by Phillimore & Co., 124, Chancery Lane, London. 1900.
Author: Phillimore, W. P. W. (William Phillimore Watts), 1853-1913, ed; Blagg, Thomas Matthews

Note. – The following marriages are contained in three volumes, of which the first two are parchment and in only fair condition. The first ten weddings – 1612-1638 – are, however, taken from the transcripts preserved in the Bishop’s Registry at Gloucester. The marriages have been extracted by the Rev. J. Harvey Bloom, and are published under his supervision, with the consent of the Rector, the Rev. George Drinkwater Bourne, M.A., F.S.A., Hon. Canon of Gloucester.

Marriages at Weston Subedge 1612 to 1812 –

Marriages at Weston Subedge 1612-1812 – UK Genealogy Archives


Weston Subedge Marriages 1800 to 1812

Weston Subedge Marriages 1775 to 1799

Weston Subedge Marriages 1754 to 1774

Weston Subedge Marriages 1740 to 1754


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