Clifford Chambers

Photo of Timber framed rectory by Colin Craig, some rights reserved.

Clifford Chambers Gloucestershire Family History

Clifford Chambers is an Ancient Parish in the county of Gloucestershire. Clifford Chambers was transferred from Gloucestershire to Warwickshire in 1931.

Parish church: St Helen

Parish registers begin: 1538

Nonconformists include:

14th-century west tower of St Helens parish church, Clifford Chambers, Warwickshire. Until 1931 this parish was in Gloucestershire. The copyright on this image is owned by Dave Bushell and is licensed for reuse under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 license.

Parishes adjacent to Clifford Chambers

  • Atherstone on Stour
  • Marston Sicca
  • Preston on Stour
  • Quinton
  • Stratford on Avon
  • Weston on Avon
  • Alveston

Historical Description

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

CLIFFORD-CHAMBERS, a parish in the district of Stratford-on-Avon and county of Gloucester; on the Stratford railway, 2 miles S. of Stratford-on-Avon. It has a post office under Stratford-on-Avon. Acres, 2, 500. Real property, £2, 843. Pop., 344. Houses, 74. The property is divided among a few. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Gloucester and Bristol. Value, £172. Patron, the Rev. T. G. Tyndall. The church has a Norman door, and is very good. Charities, £37.

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

Clifford-Chambers, 7 miles N. Campden. P. 309

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

Marriages

Marriages at Clifford Chambers 1538-1812

Marriages at Clifford Chambers 1538-1812 - UK Genealogy Archives

Transcriptions

Marriages at Clifford Chambers 1755 to 1812
Clifford Chambers Marriages 1741 to 1753
Clifford Chambers Marriages 1715 to 1740

Directories

Clifford Chambers Morris Gloucestershire Directory 1876
Clifford Chambers Kellys Gloucestershire Directory 1856

Poll Books

Poll Book 1834, Clifford Chambers Gloucestershire - Google Books

Poll Book 1834, Clifford Chambers 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

Clifford Chambers Parish

Name  Residence Qualification Where Situate
Annesley Arthur Rev. Clifford Chambers freehold house &c. Clifford Chambers
Chambers Edmund Milcote occupier of farm Coventry farm ditto
Mason Thomas Stratford-on-Avon freehold house &c. Clifford Chambers
Nash John Worcester ditto houses &c. ditto
Silvester Richard Clifford Chambers occupier of land Cold Comfort farm
Smith Ralph Radbrook freehold house &c. Clifford Chambers

Administration

  • County: Gloucestershire
  • Civil Registration District: Stratford on Avon
  • 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: Stratford on Avon
  • Hundred: Tewkesbury
  • Province: Canterbury