Coates, Gloucestershire

Coates is an Ancient Parish in the county of Gloucestershire.

Other places included in the parish: Tarlton

Parish church: St. Matthew

Parish registers begin: 1566

Nonconformists include: Primitive Methodist and Wesleyan Methodist.

Parishes adjacent to Coates

  • Rodmarton
  • Cirencester
  • Sapperton
  • Kemble

Historical Descriptions

Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Coates, 2½ m. W. Cirencester. P. 373.

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

A Topographical Dictionary of Great Britain and Ireland 1833

Coates, co. Gloucester.

P. T. Cirencester (89) 4 m. W. Pop. 309.

A parish in the hundred of Crowthorne and Minety; living, a rectory in the archdeaconry and diocese of Gloucester; valued in K. B. 9l. 6s. 8d.; church ded. to St. Matthew; patron (1829) William Tombs, Esq.

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.

Poll Books

Coates Poll Book 1834 - Google Books


Coates Morris Gloucestershire Directory 1876


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