Bulley

Church of England parish church of St Michael and All Angels, Bulley, Gloucestershire: view from the southeast. The copyright on this image is owned by ChurchCrawler and is licensed for reuse under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 license.

Bulley, Gloucestershire Family History

Bulley is a chapelry of Churcham Ancient Parish in Gloucestershire.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1673

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Bulley

  • Tibberton
  • Churcham

Historical Descriptions

The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales 1851

Bulley, a parish in the division of the duchy of Lancaster, county of Gloucester; 4½ miles south-south-east of Newent. Living, a curacy annexed to Churcham vicarage. There is a daily school in this parish. Pop., in 1801, 176; in 1831, 216. Houses 43. Acres 780. A. P. £828. Poor rates, in 1837, £122

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

Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Bulley, 4m. N.W. Gloucester. P. 229

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

A Topographical Dictionary of Great Britain and Ireland 1833

Bulley, co. Gloucester.

P. T. Newent (112) 4½ m. SSE. Pop. 237.

A parish in the division of the Duchy of Lancaster; living, a curacy to the vicarage of Churcham, in the archdeaconry and diocese of Gloucester, not in charge; patronage with Churcham vicarage

Source: A Topographical Dictionary of Great Britain and Ireland by John Gorton. The Irish and Welsh articles by G. N. Wright; Vol. I; London; Chapman and Hall, 186, Strand; 1833.

Directories

Bulley Kellys Gloucestershire Directory 1856

Administration

  • County: Gloucestershire
  • Civil Registration District: Westbury on Severn
  • Probate Court: Pre-1541 - Court of the Bishop of Hereford, Post-1541 - Court of the Bishop of Gloucester (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Gloucester and Bristol
  • Rural Deanery: Forest
  • Poor Law Union: Westbury on Severn
  • Hundred: Duchy of Lancaster
  • Province: Canterbury