Duntisbourne Abbots, Gloucestershire Family History Guide

Duntisbourne Abbots is an Ancient Parish in the county of Gloucestershire.

Other places in the parish include: Duntisborne Leer and Duntisbourne Lear.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1683

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Duntisbourne Abbots

  • Winstone
  • North Cerney
  • Bagendon
  • Duntisbourne Rouse
  • Miserden
  • Edgeworth

Historical Descriptions

Duntisbourne Abbots

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

DUNTISBORNE-ABBOTTS, a parish in Cirencester district, Gloucester; near Ermine-street, 5¼ miles NNW of Cirencester town and r. station. It contains the tything of Duntisborne-Leer; and its post town is Winstone, under Cirencester. Acres, 3,290. Real property, £2,760. Pop., 354. Houses, 72. The property is divided among a few. The manor belonged to Gloucester abbey. Duntisborne House is the seat of the Baillies. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Gloucester and Bristol. Value, £300. Patron, the Rev. R. R. Suckling. The church is good; and there is a Primitive Methodist chapel.

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

The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales 1851

Duntsborne-Abbots, a parish in the hund. of Crowthorne and Minety, union of Cirencester, county of Gloucester. It includes the township of Duntsborne-Leer. Living, a reetory. Acres 3,290. Houses 66. A.P. £2,124. Pop., in 1801, 245; in 1831, 282. Poor rates, in 1837, £138

Source: The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales; A Fullarton & Co. Glasgow; 1851.

Duntisbourne Leer

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

DUNTISBORNE-LEER, a tything in Duntisborne-Abbotts parish, Gloucester. Pop., 117. Houses, 25.

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

Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Duntsbourne-Leer, included in Duntsbourne-Abbotts

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

Poll Books

Duntisbourne Abbots Poll Book 1834 – Google Books

Marriages

Marriages at Duntisbourne Abbots 1607-1837 – UK Genealogy Archives

Transcriptions

Duntisbourne Abbots Marriages 1813 to 1837

Duntisbourne Abbots Marriages 1775 to 1813

Administration

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