Painswick, Gloucestershire Family History Guide

Painswick is an Ancient Parish and a market town in the county of Gloucestershire. Other places in the parish include: Edge, Stroud End, and Spoonbed Parish church: Parish registers begin: 1547 Nonconformists include: Independents, Baptists, Quakers, Primitive Methodists, and Roman Catholics. The Roman Catholic chapel stands at Beeches-Green, near Stroud Parishes adjacent …

Painswick 1791

Painswick is a small town, but an extensive and populous parish, in which the clothing-business is carried on to a very great extent.  The church is a large Gothic building, consisting of a nave, with two aisles, three galleries, and three chancels, with a handsome altar-piece, erected in 1743. There …