Eastleach Martin, Gloucestershire Family History Guide

Eastleach Martin is an Ancient Parish in the county of Gloucestershire.

Alternative names: Burthorpe

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1538

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Eastleach Martin

  • Broughton Poggs
  • Southrop
  • Holwell
  • Eastleach Turville
  • Langford
  • Westwell

Historical Descriptions

Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

East-Leach-Martin, or Burthorpe, a parish in Northleach district, Gloucester; on the river Leach, near Icknield-street, adjacent to the boundary with Oxford, 4 miles N by E of Lechlade, and 11 WSW of Witney r. station. Post-town, East-Leach-Turville, under Swindon. Acres, 1,960. Real property, £2,462. Pop., 216. Houses, 42. The property is divided among a few. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Gloucester and Bristol. Value, £150. Patron, the Lord Chancellor. The church was reported in 1859 as not good.

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

Poll Books

Eastleach Martin Poll Book 1834 – Google Books

Directories

Eastleach-Martin or Burthorpe Kellys Gloucestershire Directory 1856

Administration

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