Mangotsfield, Gloucestershire Family History

Mangotsfield is an Ancient Parish in the county of Gloucestershire. Downend is a chapelry of Mangotsfield.

Other places in the parish include: Staplehill.

Parish church: St. James

Parish registers begin: 1579

Nonconformists include: Independent/Congregational, Primitive Methodist, Wesleyan Methodist, and Wesleyan Methodist Reform.

Parishes adjacent to Mangotsfield

  • Kingswood
  • Syston
  • Winterbourne
  • Downend
  • Westerleigh
  • Frampton Cotterell
  • Pucklechurch

Historical Descriptions

Topographical Dictionary of Great Britain and Ireland 1833

Mangotsfield, co. Gloucester.

P.T. Bristol (114) 5m. NE b E. Pop. 3179.

A parish in the hundred of Barton Regis; living, a curacy in the archdeaconry of Gloucester and diocese of Bristol, of the certified value of 13l.; ann. val. P. R. 123; church ded. to St. James; patrons (1829) the Rev. T. Brooke, &c.

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.


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