Highnam is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Gloucestershire, created in 1851 from Churcham Ancient Parish.
Parish registers begin: 1851
Higham, Over, and Linton, hamlets in Churcham parish, county of Gloucester. Here is a daily school. Acres 2,100. Houses 65. A P. £3,532. Pop., in 1801, 202; in 1831, 327. Poor rates, in 1838, £75 8s.
Source: The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales; A Fullarton & Co. Glasgow; 1851
Highnam (Over) and Linton, 2 miles N.W. Gloucester. P. 337
Source: Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales; Second Edition; C. W. Leonard, London; 1850