South Cerney

South Cerney, Gloucestershire Family History

South Cerney is an Ancient Parish in the county of Gloucestershire.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1538

Nonconformists include: Independent/Congregational and Primitive Methodist.

Parishes adjacent to South Cerney

  • Preston
  • Siddington
  • Leigh
  • Driffield
  • Ashton Keynes
  • Sharncote
  • Latton
  • Cricklade St Sampson
  • Harnhill

Historical Descriptions

Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Cerney (South), 3½m S.E. Cirencester. P. 1077.

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

Poll Books

South Cerney Poll Book 1834 - Google Books


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