Kempley, Gloucestershire Family History

Kempley is an Ancient Parish in the county of Gloucestershire.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1637

Nonconformists include: Baptist

Parishes adjacent to Kempley

  • Much Marcle
  • Upton Bishop
  • Dymock

Historical Descriptions

Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Kempley, 3 m. S.W. Ledbury. P. 342

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


  • County: Gloucestershire
  • Civil Registration District: Newent
  • Probate Court: Post-1541 - Court of the Bishop of Gloucester (Episcopal Consistory), Pre-1541 - Court of the Bishop of Hereford
  • Diocese: Post 1835 - Gloucester and Bristol, Pre 1836 - Gloucester
  • Rural Deanery: Forest
  • Poor Law Union: Newent
  • Hundred: Botloe
  • Province: Canterbury