Westcote, Gloucestershire Family History Guide

Westcote is an Ancient Parish in the county of Gloucestershire.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1630

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Westcote

  • Wyck Rissington
  • Bledington
  • Little Rissington
  • Icomb
  • Fifield
  • Idbury
  • Great Rissington

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

WESTCOTE, a parish in Stow-on-the-Wold district, Gloucester: 3 miles SSE of Stow-on-the-Wold r. station. Post town, Chipping-Norton. Acres, 1,503. Real property, £2,219. Pop., 245. Houses, 53. The manor belongs to the Rev. T. P. Pantin. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Gloucester and Bristol. Value, £209. Patron, the Rev. T. P. Pantin. The church is chiefly Norman.

Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].

The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales 1851

Westcote, a parish in the upper division of the hund. of Slaughter, union of Stow-on-the-Wold, county of Gloucester; 4 miles south-east by south of Stow-on-the-Wold. Living, a rectory in the archd. of Gloucester and dio. of Gloucester and Bath; rated at £9 7s. 3½d.; nett value £209. Patron, in 1841, the Rev. T. P. Pantin. Acres 1,200. Houses 35. A.P. £1,834. Pop., in 1801, 127; in 1831, 188. Poor rates, in 1838, £29 6s.

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

Marriages

Marriages at Westcote 1630-1812

Marriages at Westcote 1630-1812 - UK Genealogy Archives

Transcriptions

Westcote Marriages 1800 to 1812

Robert Rose & Martha Williams, 3 Nov. 1800

James Claridge, p. Great Risington, & Sukie Shayler, 1 Dec. 1800

[Marginal note: - “The number of Marriages were sent in to ye Bishop and Parliament in March 1801]

George Bryan, Icomb, & Anne Hambidge, minor, with consent of parents, lic., 1 Apr. 1801

William Washbrook, p. Bledington, & Sarah Collett, 2 Oct. 1804

William Simmonds & Ann Williams, 2 Dec. 1804

William Hambidge, w., & Elizabeth Davis, 3 Feb. 1806

John Hambidge, p. Stow-on-the-Wold, & Elizabeth Hambidge, lic., 10 Feb. 1807

Richard Morris, p. Seasoncot, & Mary Hall, 9 Apr. 1807

John Merchant & Hannah Hollom, 23 Feb. 1808

William King, p. Icomb, & Elizabeth Tombs, 21 Nov. 1808

James Archer & Hannah Masters, 22 May 1809

John Young & Ann Hemming, 23 Oct. 1809

William Williams & Margaret Davis, 12 Nov. 1810

Thomas Saunders, p. Witney, & Hannah Miles, 11 Nov. 1812

John Tombs & Mary Keen, 16 Nov. 1812

Source: Gloucestershire Parish Register. Marriages. Edited by W. P. W. Phillimore, M.A., B.C.L., Vol. XIV. Issued to the Subscribers by Phillimore & Co., 124, Chancery Lane, London. 1908.

Westcote Marriages 1758 to 1799

Volume II

William Mnason [sic] & Mary Barton, 11 Jan. 1758

Richard Davis, p. Chastleton, & Betty Johnson, lic., 12 Jan. 1758

Samuel Huggins, p. Warmington, & Elizabeth Rawleigh, lic., 16 Jan. 1758

John Hathaway & Sarah Avaries, 29 Jan. 1758

Robert Gardiner & Lucy Davis, p. Churchill, lic., 8 June 1758

Jonas Smith, p. Chadlington, & Elizabeth Gardiner, lic., 8 June 1758

William Tombs, p. Broad Risington, & Elizabeth Hathaway, 2 Oct. 1758

John Long & Ann Grove, p. Icomb, 10 May 1759

Alexander Smith, p. Outwardom., of Burford, & Anne Spurrit, 2 Aug. 1760

John Young & Sarah Long, 17 Nov. 1760

Christopher Archer, p. Lower Swell, & Mary Hambidge, 25 Sept. 1761

Richard Hambidge & Sarah Clark, p. Wick Risington, 26 Sept. 1763

William Stayt, of Bledington, & Anne Johnson, lic., 21 Jan. 1764

Richard Clark, p. Wick Risington, & Elizabeth Hambidge, lic., 11 Mar. 1764

John Jefferies, p. Bourton-on-the-Water, & Frances Green, 1 Dec. 1764

William Cull, p. Badbury, & Lucy Raleigh, lic., 17 Jan. 1765

Thomas Nott, p. Batsford, & Hannah Ross, lic., 17 Mar. 1765

Richard Yeats, p. Broadwell, & Anne Hanks, 7 Apr. 1765

John Humphreys, p. Hasselton, & Margaret Gardener, lic., 28 May 1765

Henry Lapper & Maria Gardener, 10 Oct. 1765

Thomas Collett & Anne Rose, lic., 1 Nov. 1766

John Rily, p. Bledington, w., & Mary Williams, lic., 15 Aug. 1767

Richard Hathaway, w., & Sarah Hathaway, w., 31 July 1769

Thomas Cambray & Sarah Hambidge, lic., 26 Nov. 1770

William Phipps, p. Bledington, & Mary Simmonds, 1 Apr. 1771

Thomas Hambidge, p. Icomb, & Mary Cambray, with consent of parents, lic., 13 May 1771

Thomas Day, p. Idbury, w., & Sarah Berry, 15 Aug. 1771

Thomas Wright & Hester Rose, 1 Nov. 1772

Henry Gardener, p. Upper Guiting, & Dinah Hathaway, lic., 28 Oct. 1772

William Clifford, p. Stow-on-the –Wold, & Margaret Hambidge, lic., 11 Dec. 1775

George Pain & Elizabeth Steward, 19 Aug. 1777

Edward Gibbins, p. Evenload, & Elizabeth Dodge, 10 Oct. 1777

Francis Cross & Mary Butler, 3 Aug. 1778

Henry Illes & Mary Spurrit, 12 Oct. 1778

Walter Davies & Alice Cross, 15 May 1780

James Payn, p. Longborough, & Mary Meadows, 1 May 1782

William Mason, w., & Mary Collett, 5 May 1782

John Mills & Mary Garner, 18 Jan. 1784

William Newbury, p. Lower Slaughter, & Mary Bethridge, 23 Feb. 1784

Thomas Johnson & Sarah Hands, p. Icomb, lic., 16 Sept. 1785

William Cull, w., & Frances Jefferies, w., 5 Dec. 1785

Peter Bartlett & Mary Collett, p. Idbury, 23 Oct. 1786

Thomas Collett & Ann Baylis, 3 Oct. 1788

Thomas Cambray, p. Icomb, & Margaret Johnson, 12 Feb. 1789

John Day, p. Idbury, & Mary Tombs, 8 Feb. 1790

Thomas Minchin & Ann Shayler, 12 Oct. 1792

John Moulder, p. Fifield, & Sarah Turner, lic., 5 May 1795

John Shaw, p. Little Risington, & Ann Lane, 6 July 1795

William Hill & Mary Lonshaw, 20 Mar. 1796

William Isles & Elizabeth Webb, 27 Nov. 1797

[Pencilled note :- “Thus far sent in at Stow.”]

William Hambidge & Elizabeth Weaver, lic., 17 Oct. 1798

Source: Gloucestershire Parish Register. Marriages. Edited by W. P. W. Phillimore, M.A., B.C.L., Vol. XIV. Issued to the Subscribers by Phillimore & Co., 124, Chancery Lane, London. 1908.

Administration

  • County: Gloucestershire
  • Civil Registration District: Stow on the Wold
  • 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: Stow on the Wold
  • Hundred: Slaughter
  • Province: Canterbury