Salperton, Gloucestershire Family History

Cold Salperton is an Ancient Parish in the county of Gloucestershire.

Parish church: All Saints

Parish registers begin: 1629

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Salperton

  • Turkdean
  • Haselton
  • Hawling
  • Sevenhampton
  • Notgrove
  • Shipton Sollars

Historical Descriptions

Lewis Topographical Dictionary of England 1845

Salperton (All Saints). A parish, in the union of Northleach, hundred of Bradley, E division of the county of Gloucester, 5 miles (NW by N) from Northleach; containing 206 inhabitants. The parish comprises nearly 1400 acres, of which the surface is undulated, and the soil generally stony, and of little depth; it is situated a little to the north of the road from Northleach to Cheltenham, and to the south of that from Stow-on-the-Wold, Gloucestershire to the same town. The living is a perpetual curacy, in the gift of John Browne, Esq., with a net income of £95: the tithes were commuted for land in 1780.

Source: A Topographical Dictionary of England by Samuel Lewis Fifth Edition Published London; by S. Lewis and Co., 13, Finsbury Place, South. M. DCCC. XLV.

Poll Books

Salperton Poll Book 1834 - Google Books


Salperton Morris Gloucestershire Directory 1876
Salperton Kellys Gloucestershire Directory 1856


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