Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire

Chipping Campden is an Ancient Parish and a market town in the county of Gloucestershire.

Other places in the parish include: Westington, Westington with Combe, Berrington or Burington, Broad Compden, Campden Broad, Weslington with Combe, and Broad Campden.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1616

Nonconformists include: Baptist, Primitive Methodist, Roman Catholic, Society of Friends/Quaker, and Wesleyan Methodist.

Parishes adjacent to Chipping Campden

  • Broadway
  • Saintbury
  • Willersey
  • Ebrington
  • Mickleton
  • Snowshill
  • Blockley
  • Weston-sub-Edge

Historical Descriptions

Chipping Campden

Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Campden-Chipping, 90½ m. S.W. London, and 27 m. N.E. Gloucester. Mrkt., Wed. P. 2087

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

Berrington

Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Berrington, 1½ m. Chipping-Campden. P. 1581).

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

The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales 1851

Berrington, anciently Burington, a hamlet in the parish of Chipping-Campden, upper division of the hund. of Kiftsgate, county of Gloucester. Pop., in 1801, 138; in 1831, 129. Houses 37. Other returns with the parish.

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

Topographical Dictionary of Great Britain and Ireland 1833

Berrington, co. Gloucester.

P. T. Chipping Camden (99) m. Pop. 171.

A hamlet in the parish of Chipping-Camden and hundred of Kiftsgate.

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.

Broad Campden

Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Campden-Broad, near Chipping-Campden. P. 230.

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

Combe

Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Coombe, incl. in Chipping-Campden.

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

Marriages

Marriages Out of Parish

Below is a list of people who were from Chipping Campden but who were married in another parish.

John Smith, a shoemaker in Cambden, & Amey Atkins … … … 15 Jan. 1617 at South Littleton, Worcestershire.

Poll Books

Poll Book 1834, Chipping Campden Gloucestershire - Google Books

Poll Book 1834, Chipping Campden Gloucestershire

Below are the names of those that voted in the election of August 1834 between Christopher William Codrington, Esquire, and Charles Hanbury Tracy Leigh, Esquire.

Poll Book of the Election, August 1834 for the Eastern Division of the County of Gloucester.

Campden Polling District

Chipping Campden Parish

Name Residence Qualification Where Situate
Atkins James Vine-street Evesham tenement in Watery-lane
Atkins John Chipping Campden 50/. renter Chipping Campden
Baldwin Samuel Evesham freehold house Sheep-street-lane
Baldwin Richard Chipping Campden 50/. renter Chipping Campden
Barnes Lewis Pritchett Campden Mill leasehold mill &c. Berrington
Blakeman Benjamin Chipping Campden freehold house Watery-lane
Blotheridge Richard ditto freehold house &c. ditto
Bricknell Thomas Brookend Chastleton Oxfords freehold house Chipping Campden
Brotheridge John Chipping Campden dwelling-house ditto
Brotheridge Thomas ditto ditto Sheep-street-lane
Clarke Joseph Broad Campden freehold house &c. Chipping Campden
Clayton John Redditch Worcestershire freehold house ditto
Dowdeswell James Broad Campden 50/. renter ditto
Drury Samuel Westington ditto ditto
Eden Nathaniel 27 Bucklersbury London freehold house High-street ditto
Elliott William Campden freehold house &c. Chipping Campden
Ellis John Chipping Campden ditto ditto
Emms John ditto leasehold houses. ditto
Fisher John Broad Campden freehold house ditto
Freeman William Chipping Campden freehold land ditto
Gibbs William Campden freehold houses High-street
Griffiths John Rodd Chipping Campden freehold house Calves'-Iane
Haines Jonathan Blockley freehold houses &c Chipping Campden
Haines Isaac Court Pieces 50/. renter ditto
Haines John Court-house ditto ditto
Haines William Westington ditto ditto
Hale John Blockley freehold house ditto
Hancock Stephen Old Comb 300/. renter Old Combe Farm
Hands Joseph Church-street freehold house Chipping Campden
Harling Reverend Joseph Chipping Campden freehold house &c. ditto
Hawes Robert Broad Campden freehold ditto
Hawes William Chipping Campden freehold house ditto
Haydon John ditto ditto ditto
Hickman Robert Broad Campden 50/. renter ditto
Hiron Samuel Chipping Campden freehold house ditto
Holmes William Westington freehold houses &c ditto
Horne John Chipping Campden 50/. renter ditto
Hughes William ditto freehold house ditto
Hulls Richard ditto ditto ditto
Ivens Edward Broad Campden ditto ditto
Ivens Edward jun. ditto 50/. renter ditto
Izod William Westington freehold house ditto
Jenour Alfred Chipping Campden freehold ditto
Keen James Weston Park freehold house ditto
Keen John Westington 50/. renter Westington
Keen Richard Chipping Campden ditto Chipping Campden
Keyte Thomas Broad Campden ditto ditto
Keyte Arthur ditto ditto ditto
Kennaway Rev. Chas. Edward Chipping Campden freehold Vicarage Farm
Lane Richard ditto freehold house Chipping Campden
Ledbetter William ditto ditto Watery-lane
Ledbetter Thomas ditto freehold house &c ditto
Ledbetter John ditto ditto ditto
Lygon Edward Pynder Spring Hill Worcestershire ditto Campden Ashes
Manton Charles Chipping Campden ditto Chipping Campden
Manton John Chipping Campden 50/. renter Chipping Campden
Mansell William Blockley freehold house ditto
Matthews Charles Decimus Chipping Campden leasehold house &c ditto
Meadows Henry Broadway 50/. renter Campden Hill
Miles Robert Chipping Campden freehold house Chipping Campden
Miles Richard ditto ditto ditto
Penson Joseph ditto 50/. renter Broad Campden
Pickering John Blockley freehold cottage ditto
Richards Richard Campden freehold The Red Lion
Roberts Thomas Chipping Campden freehold houses Broad Entry
Russell George ditto freehold house &c. Chipping Campden
Sandford James ditto freehold house ditto
Sheppard Richard ditto freehold house &c. ditto
Sheppard Richard jun. ditto freehold house ditto
Silvester Stephen Worcester freehold house &c. ditto
Slatter James Blockley 50/. renter PyeMill
Smith John Chipping Campden freehold house Chipping Campden
Smith Charles Edwin Winchcombe freehold house &c. ditto
Stanley Richard Blockley ditto houses &c. ditto
Stanley James Chipping Campden freehold house ditto
Stanley Richard ditto freehold houses &c Watery-lane
Stanley Job Broadway ditto Chipping Campden
Stanley John Chipping Campden freehold house ditto
Stanley John ditto ditto Sheep-street-lane
Stanley Robert ditto ditto ditto
Stephens William ditto freehold houses &c Chipping Campden
Tidmarsh James ditto 50/. renter ditto
Toft William ditto freehold house &c. ditto
Tomes William Broad Campden freehold house Broad Campden
Turney James Chipping Campden ditto Chipping Campden
Tustin Richard ditto ditto ditto
Usher Thomas ditto 50/. renter ditto
Walker Edward Broad Campden freehold house &c. ditto
Warner Isaac Chipping Campden ditto ditto
Warner Charles ditto 50/. renter ditto
Wilson Edward ditto freehold house Leasebourn
Witford George Broad Campden freehold house &c. Chipping Campden
Wyatt William Chipping Campden freehold house ditto

Directories

Chipping Campden Kellys Gloucestershire Directory 1856
Campden Universal British Directory 1791

Administration

  • County: Gloucestershire
  • Civil Registration District: Shipston on Stour
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Gloucester (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Pre 1836 - Gloucester, Post 1835 - Gloucester and Bristol
  • Rural Deanery: Campden
  • Poor Law Union: Shipston on Stour
  • Hundred: Kiftsgate
  • Province: Canterbury