Didbrook, Gloucestershire Family History

Didbrook is an Ancient Parish in the county of Gloucestershire.

Other places in the parish include: Wormington Grange, Pinnock and Hyde, Coscomb, Hyde, and Pinnock.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1558

Nonconformists include: Wesleyan Methodist

Parishes adjacent to Didbrook

  • Temple Guiting
  • Hailes
  • Toddington
  • Guiting Power with Farmcote
  • Stanway

Historical Descriptions

Didbrook

The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales 1851

Didbrooke, a parish in Kiftsgate hund., county of Gloucester; 3 miles north-east of Winchcombe, east of the river Isborne. It includes the township of Pinnock and Hyde. Living, a discharged vicarage, with the rectory of Pinnock, and the curacy of Hayles, formerly in the archd. and dio. of Gloucester, now in the archd. of Gloucester and dio. of Gloucester and Bristol; rated at £7 9s. 10d.; gross income £259. Patron, in 1835, C. H. Tracey, Esq. Acres 2,330. Houses 43. A.P. £1,915. Pop., in 1801, 254; in 1831, 240. Poor rates, in 1837, £117

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

Pinnock and Hyde

The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales 1851

Pinnock and Hyde, a township in the parish of Didbrook, county of Gloucester; 4½ miles east by south of Winchcombe. Living, a discharged rectory annexed to the vicarage of Didbrook. The church is in ruins. Acres 1,800. Houses 10. A.P. £1,378. Pop., in 1801, 125; in 1831, 47

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

Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Pinnock and Hyde, 3 m. E. Winchcombe. P. 52

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

Administration

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