Stapleton, Gloucestershire Family History

Stapleton is an Ancient Parish in the county of Gloucestershire.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1720

Nonconformists include: Baptist, Primitive Methodist, Wesleyan Methodist, and Wesleyan Methodist Reform.

Parishes adjacent to Stapleton

  • Bristol St Werburgh
  • Stoke Gifford
  • Montpelier
  • Downend
  • Two Mile Hill
  • Frenchay
  • Easton St Mark
  • Bristol St George
  • Horfield

Historical Descriptions

Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Stapleton, 3m. N.E. Bristol. P. 3944

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


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