Stone, Gloucestershire

Stone, Gloucestershire Family History

Stone, anciently a cbapelry in the parish of Berkeley, Gloucestershire.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1594

Nonconformists include:

Parishes near to Stone

  • Kingswood
  • Tortworth
  • Breadstone
  • Berkeley
  • North Nibley
  • Falfield
  • Hill
  • Rockhampton
  • Stinchcombe
  • Cam
  • Slimbridge

Historical Descriptions

Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Stone, 2 miles S. Berkeley. P. 296

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

The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales 1851

Stone, a cbapelry in the parish of Berkeley, union of Thornbury, county of Gloucester; 2¾ miles south of Berkeley. Living, a perpetual curacy, formerly in the archd. and dio. of Gloucester, now in the dio. of Gloucester and Bristol; returned at £39 17s.; gross income £54. Patron, the vicar of Berkeley. Here are 2 daily schools. Acreage with the parish. Houses 139. A.P. £8,069. Pop., with the tything of Ham, in 1801, 835; in 1831, 903. Poor rates, in 1838, £445 12s

Source: The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales; A Fullarton & Co. Glasgow; 1851.

Marriages

Marriages at Stone 1594-1812

Marriages at Stone 1594-1812 - UK Genealogy Archives

Transcriptions

Stone Marriages 1800 to 1812
Stone Marriages 1790 to 1799

Administration

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