Frenchay, Gloucestershire Family History

Frenchay is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Gloucestershire, created in 1836 from Winterbourne Ancient Parish.

Alternative names: St. John Baptist, Frenchay

Other places in the parish include: Hambrook and Frenchay and Hambrook.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1834

Nonconformists include: Presbyterian, Society of Friends/Quaker, and Unitarian.

Parishes adjacent to Frenchay

  • Filton
  • Stoke Gifford
  • Winterbourne
  • Downend
  • Stapleton
  • Horfield

Historical Descriptions


Frenchay Kellys Gloucestershire Directory 1856


  • County: Gloucestershire
  • Civil Registration District: Clifton
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Gloucester (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Gloucester and Bristol
  • Rural Deanery: Bristol
  • Poor Law Union: Clifton
  • Hundred: Langley and Swinehead
  • Province: Canterbury