Cainscross, Gloucestershire Family History

Cainscross is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Gloucestershire, created in 1838 from chapelry in Stonehouse Ancient Parish.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1837

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Cainscross

  • King’s Stanley
  • Randwick
  • Stonehouse
  • Rodborough
  • Moreton Valence
  • Whiteshill

Historical Descriptions


Cainscross Kellys Gloucestershire Directory 1856
Cainscross Gell and Bradshaw 1820


  • County: Gloucestershire
  • Civil Registration District: Stroud
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Gloucester (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Gloucester and Bristol
  • Rural Deanery: Stonehouse
  • Poor Law Union: Stroud
  • Hundred: Whitstone (Gloucestershire)
  • Province: Canterbury