Bishop's Cleeve

Bishop’s Cleeve, Gloucestershire Family History

Bishop’s Cleeve is an Ancient Parish in the county of Gloucestershire.

Other places in the parish include: Brockhampton, Gotherington, Gotheringtone, Woodmancote, Southam and Brockhampton, Stoke Orchard, and Southam.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1563

Nonconformists include: Countess of Huntingdon Methodist and Society of Friends/Quaker.

Parishes adjacent to Bishop’s Cleeve

  • Woolstone
  • Swindon
  • Elmstone Hardwicke with Uckington
  • Tredington
  • Prestbury
  • Sevenhampton
  • Prescott
  • Winchcombe with Gretton
  • Alderton
  • Charlton Abbots

Historical Descriptions


  • County: Gloucestershire
  • Civil Registration District: Winchcomb
  • Probate Court: Court of the Peculiar of Bishop’s Cleeve
  • Diocese: Post 1835 - Gloucester and Bristol, Pre 1836 - Gloucester
  • Rural Deanery: Winchcombe
  • Poor Law Union: Winchcombe
  • Hundred: Bishop’s Cleeve
  • Province: Canterbury