Kempsford, Gloucestershire Family History Guide

Kempsford is an Ancient Parish in the county of Gloucestershire.

Other places in the parish include: Dunfield, Whelford, Welford, and Horcutt.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1573

Nonconformists include: Baptist, Primitive Methodist, and Roman Catholic.

Parishes adjacent to Kempsford

  • Inglesham
  • Castle Eaton
  • Marston Meysey
  • Hannington
  • Fairford
  • Lechlade

Historical Descriptions

Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Kempsford, 1 m. S. Fairford. P. 998

Source: Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales; Second Edition; C. W. Leonard, London; 1850

Poll Books

Kempsford Poll Book 1834 – Google Books

Parish Registers

The registers of Kempsford, Co. Gloucester. 1653-1700.

Published 1887 by Printed at the private press of F. A. Crisp in [London].

The registers of Kempsford, Co. Gloucester. 1653-1700. – Archive.org

Administration

  • County: Gloucestershire
  • Civil Registration District: Cirencester
  • 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: Cirencester
  • Hundred: Brightwells Barrow
  • Province: Canterbury
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