Elmstone Hardwicke, Gloucestershire Family History Guide

Elmstone Hardwicke with Uckington is an Ancient Parish in the county of Gloucestershire.

Other places in the parish include: Uckington.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1564

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Elmstone Hardwicke

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

ELMSTONE-HARDWICKE, a parish in Tewkesbury and Cheltenham districts, Gloucester; on the Gloucester and Birmingham railway, near Cleeve station, 3¾ miles NNW of Cheltenham. It contains the hamlet of Uckington; and its post town is Bishops-Cleeve, under Cheltenham. Acres, 2,613. Real property, £2,460. Pop., 440. Houses, 102. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Gloucester and Bristol. Value, £233. Patron, the Lord Chancellor. The church is early Norman, and has some curious carvings.

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

Parish Records

FamilySearch – Birth Marriage & Death Census Migration & Naturalization Military Probate & Court

Poll Books

Elmstone Hardwicke Poll Book 1834

Uckington Poll Book 1834 – Google Books


Elmstone Hardwick with the Hamlet of Uckington Kellys Directory 1856

Uckington Kellys Gloucestershire Directory 1856


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