Moreton Valence, is a township, village and parish, in the upper division of Whitstone Hundred, Wheatenhurst Union, on the river Severn, with 307 inhabitants and 1,399 acres.
Standish House, Moor Farm, Horse Barracks, Moreton Hill, & Pidgemoor, are places here.
Barron John, esq
Potter Richard, esq. J.P. Standish ho
Willey Daniel W. P. esq. Moor Farm
Bellamy Joseph, farmer, Horse Marley
Birt Anne (Mrs.), farmer, Epney
Browning Joseph, farmer, Grove cottage
Buckingham Danl. Farmer, Yew tree frm
Chamberlain John, farmer
Close Richard, farmer, Epney
Cook James, Anchor inn, Epney
Daniels John, farmer, Barracks
Fowler John, farmer, Moreton hill
Fryer Daniel, farmer, Epney
Hawkins Wm. farmer & relieving officer
Hooper Mary (Mrs), farmer, Pidgemore
Jones Benjamin, beer retailer, Epney
Jones Joseph, shopkeeper
Pritchard Richard, shopkeeper Epney
White George, farmer, Court house
Letters through Stonehouse. The nearest money order office is at Frampton.
Source: Post Office Directory of Gloucestershire with Bath and Bristol. Printed and Published by Kelly and Co., 19, 20 & 21, Old Boswell Court, St. Clement’s, Strand, London. 1856.