Rodborough, Gloucestershire Family History

Rodborough is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Gloucestershire, created in 1840 from chapelry in Minchinhampton Ancient Parish.

Alternative names: Rodburgh

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1692

Nonconformists include: Calvinistic Methodist and Independent/Congregational.

Parishes adjacent to Rodborough

  • King’s Stanley
  • Cainscross
  • Woodchester
  • Slad
  • Amberley
  • Stroud
  • Whiteshill
  • Brimscombe

Historical Descriptions

Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Rodborough, 1 mile S.W. Stroud. P. 2147

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


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