Gloucester St Catherine

Gloucester St Catherine, Gloucestershire Family History

Gloucester St Catherine is an Ancient Parish in the county of Gloucestershire.

Other places in the parish include: Kingsholm St Catherine, St Catherine Kingsholm, and Longford St Catherine.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1687

Nonconformists include: Plymouth Brethren and Protestant Dissenters.

Parishes adjacent to Gloucester St Catherine

  • Gloucester St Mary de Crypt with All Saints and St Owen
  • Gloucester St Nicholas

Historical Descriptions

Longford St Catherine

Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Longford (St. Catherine), 1½ m. Gloucester. P. 170

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

The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales 1848

Longford, a hamlet in the parish of St. Catherine, county of Gloucester. Acres 200. Houses 30. A. P., including Longford St. Mary’s, £2,652. Pop., in 1801, 84; in 1831, 160.

Source: The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales; A Fullarton & Co. Glasgow; 1848.

Kingsholme

A Topographical Dictionary of Great Britain and Ireland 1833

Kingsholme, co. Gloucester.

P. T. Gloucester (104) adjacent. Pop. with Pa.

A hamlet, partly in the parish of St. Catherine, and partly in the parish of St. Mary-de-Load and middle division of the hundred of Dudstone and King’s Barton.

Source: A Topographical Dictionary of Great Britain and Ireland by John Gorton. The Irish and Welsh articles by G. N. Wright; Vol. II; London; Chapman and Hall, 186, Strand; 1833.

Poll Books

Longford St Catherine Poll Book 1834 - Google Books

Administration

  • County: Gloucestershire
  • Civil Registration District: Gloucester
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Gloucester (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Pre 1836 - Gloucester, Post 1835 - Gloucester and Bristol
  • Rural Deanery: Gloucester
  • Poor Law Union: Gloucester
  • Hundred: Dudstone and King’s Barton; Gloucester City
  • Province: Canterbury