Didmarton with Oldbury on the Hill

Didmarton with Oldbury on the Hill, Gloucestershire Family History

Didmarton with Oldbury on the Hill is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Gloucestershire, created 1735 from Didmarton Ancient Parish and Oldbury on the Hill Ancient Parish.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Didmarton: 1675
  • Oldbury on the Hill: 1567

Nonconformists include: Baptist, Independent/Congregational, and Wesleyan Methodist.

Parishes adjacent to Didmarton with Oldbury on the Hill

  • Sherston Magna with Sherston Parva
  • Hillesley
  • Sopworth
  • Hawkesbury

Historical Descriptions

Didmarton

The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales 1851

Didmarton, a parish in the upper division of Grumbald’s-Ash hund., union of Tetbury, county of Gloucester; 5½ miles south-west of Tetbury, on the post-road from Bath to Farringdon, in Berkshire. Living, a discharged rectory, annexed with the patronage to that of Oldbury-on-the-Hill. There is a daily school here. Acres 170. Houses 21. A. P. £1,166. Pop., in 1801, 74; in 1831, 103. Poor rates, in 1837, £34.

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

Marriages

Marriages at Oldbury-on-the-Hill and Didmarton 1568 to 1812 - UK Genealogy Archives

Marriages at Oldbury-on-the-Hill 1568-1750 - UK Genealogy Archives

Marriages at Didmarton 1675-1751 - UK Genealogy Archives

Marriages at Oldbury-on-the-Hill and Didmarton 1654-1812 - UK Genealogy Archives

Transcriptions

Oldbury on the Hill and Didmarton Marriages 1800 to 1812

Directories

Oldbury-on-the-Hill Kellys Gloucestershire Directory 1856

Administration

  • County: Gloucestershire
  • Civil Registration District: Tetbury
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Gloucester (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Gloucester and Bristol
  • Rural Deanery: Hawkesbury
  • Poor Law Union: Tetbury
  • Hundred: Grumbald’s Ash
  • Province: Canterbury