Dean Forest St Paul, Gloucestershire Family History

Dean Forest St Paul is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Gloucestershire, created in 1822 from part of Forest of Dean extra-parochial.

Other places in the parish include: Clearwell, Denbigh Walk, Denby Walk, York Walk, Parkend Walk, West Dean, and Park End Walk.

Parish church: St. Paul

Parish registers begin: 1822; Separate registers exist for Clearwell which begin: 1830

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Dean Forest St Paul

  • Cinderford
  • St Briavels
  • Dean Forest Christ Church
  • Lydney
  • Awre
  • Bream
  • Newland

Historical Descriptions

Denby Walk

Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales Circa 1870

Denby-Walk, a tract in East Dean and West Dean township, Gloucester; in Dean forest, 4 miles W of Newnham. Pop., 1,307.

Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].


Park End Kellys Gloucestershire Directory 1856


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