Minchinhampton

Minchinhampton, Gloucestershire Family History

Minchinhampton is an Ancient Parish and a market town in the county of Gloucestershire. Nailsworth is a chapelry of Minchinhampton.

Other places in the parish include: Box, Burley, Chalford, Cowcombe, Forwood, Theescombe, Holcombe, Hyde, Littleworth, St Cloe, and Hampton.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1558

Nonconformists include: Baptist, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Primitive Methodist, Society of Friends/Quaker, and Wesleyan Methodist.

Parishes adjacent to Minchinhampton

  • Cherington
  • Sapperton
  • Avening
  • Amberley
  • Brimscombe

Historical Descriptions

Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Minchinhampton, 99 miles S.W. London, and 12m. S.E. Gloucester. Mrkt., Tues. P. 7037

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

Marriages

Marriages at Minchinhampton 1566-1812 - UK Genealogy Archives

Transcriptions

Minchinhampton Marriages 1810 to 1812
Minchinhampton Marriages 1807 to 1809
Minchinhampton Marriages 1804 to 1806

Directories

Minchinhampton Gell and Bradshaw Gloucestershire Directory 1820
Minchinhampton Universal British Directory 1791

Administration

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