Gloucester St Michael

Gloucester St Michael, Gloucestershire Family History

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

Other places in the parish include: St Michael’s Barton and Barton St Michael.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1553

Nonconformists include: Baptist, Presbyterian Unitarian, and Wesleyan Methodist. Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is a non-Church of England denomination located somewhere in Gloucester, but the exact parish has not been identified.

Parishes adjacent to Gloucester St Michael

  • Gloucester St Mary de Crypt with All Saints and St Owen
  • Gloucester St James
  • Gloucester St Aldate
  • Gloucester St John the Baptist
  • Gloucester St Mary de Lode
  • Gloucester South Hamlet

Historical Descriptions

Barton St. Michael

The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales 1851

Barton, St. Michael’s, a hamlet in the parish of St. Michael, county of Gloucester. There are a daily and a day and boarding school here. Pop., in 1801, 285; in 1831, 676. Houses 130. Acres 500. A.P. £846. Poor rates, in 1837, £162.

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

Poll Books

Barton St Michael Poll Book 1834 - Google Books


  • 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