Mitcheldean, Gloucestershire Family History

Mitcheldean is an Ancient Parish and a market town in the county of Gloucestershire.

Alternative names: Great Dean, Michel Dean.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1680

Nonconformists include: Bible Christian Methodist, Independent/Congregational, and Wesleyan Methodist.

Parishes adjacent to Mitcheldean

  • Longhope
  • Dean Forest Holy Trinity
  • Abenhall
  • Lea

Historical Descriptions


Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Lea, 1 m. N. Mitchel-Dean. P. 209

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


Great Dean or Mitchel-Dean Gloucestershire Universal British Directory 1791


Marriages at Michel Dean 1680-1812

Marriages at Michel Dean 1680-1812 - UK Genealogy Archives


Michel Dean (Mitcheldean) Marriages 1805 to 1812
Michel Dean (Mitcheldean) Marriages 1800 to 1804
Michel Dean (Mitcheldean) Marriages 1784 to 1799


  • County: Gloucestershire
  • Civil Registration District: Westbury on Severn
  • 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: Westbury on Severn
  • Hundred: St Briavels
  • Province: Canterbury