Coaley, Gloucestershire Family History Guide

Coaley is an Ancient Parish in the county of Gloucestershire.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1569

Nonconformists include: Wesleyan Methodist

Parishes adjacent to Coaley

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

COALEY, a parish in Dursley district, Gloucester; on the Gloucester and Berkeley canal, 2½ miles SSE of Frocester r. station, and 3 NNE of Dursley. It has a post office under Dursley. Acres, 2,463. Real property, £5,695. Pop., 777. Houses, 187. The property is divided among a few. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Gloucester and Bristol. Value, £158. Patron, the Bishop of G. and B. The church is recent. There are a Wesleyan chapel, a n. school, and charities £12.

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

Leonard's Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Coaley, 3 m. N.E. Dursley. P. 979

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

Bankrupts

WHEREAS a Petition of Nathaniel Griffin at present and for one year and seven months last past residing in lodgings at Coaley near Dursley in the county of Gloucester and being a Journeyman Edge tool Maker and previously for one year and eleven months of the Swan Inn Coaley aforesaid Licensed Victualler and Journeyman Edge tool Maker having lodged for three months of the said period in No 3 Court Ryland street Birmingham Warwickshire and being a Journeyman Edge tool Maker an insolvent debtor having been filed in the County Court of Gloucestershire at Dursley and an interim order for protection from process having been given to the said Nathaniel Griffin under the provisions of the Statutes in that case made and provided the said Nathaniel Griffin is hereby required to appear before the said Court on the 24th day of March next at eleven of the clock in the forenoon precisely for his first examination touching his debts estate and effects and to be further dealt with according to the provisions of the said Statutes; and the choice of the creditors assignees is to take place at the time so appointed. All persons indebted to the said Nathaniel Griffin or that have any of his effects are not to pay or deliver the same but to Mr Alfred Jackson Clerk of the said Court at his office at Dursley the Official Assignee of the estate and effects of the said insolvent. - The London Gazette 1851

In the Matter of the Petition of Nathaniel Griffin at present and for one year and seven months last past residing in lodgings at Coaley near Dursley in the county of Gloucester and being a Journeyman Edge Tool Maker and previously for one year and eleven months of the Swan Inn Coaley aforesaid Licensed Victualler and Journeyman Edge Tool Maker having lodged for three months of the said period in No 3 Court Ryland street Birmingham Warwickshire and being a Journeyman Edge Tool Maker an Insolvent Debtor NOTICE is hereby given that James Francillon Esq Judge of the County Court of Gloucestershire at Dursley acting in the matter of this Petition will proceed to make a Final Order thereon at the said Court on the 28th day of April instant at eleven of the clock in the forenoon precisely unless cause be then and there shewn to the contrary. - The London Gazette 1851

Marriages

Marriages at Coaley 1625-1812

Marriages at Coaley 1625-1812 - UK Genealogy Archives

Transcriptions

Coaley Marriages 1805 to 1812

Thomas King & Mary Pegler, 30 Apr. 1805

Frederick Ford & Elizabeth Allpass, 1 May 1805

William Gabb & Mary Strange, 26 Aug. 1805

Nathaniel Smith & Elizabeth Pegler, 11 Oct. 1805

Thomas Wakely, of Hardwicke, & Ann Woodward, 13 Oct. 1805

Daniel Savage & Elizabeth Chapple, 24 Dec. 1805

Thomas Organ, of Eastington, & Hannah Cooke, lic., 30 May 1806

William Evans, of Eastington, & Mary Phillips, lic., 8 June 1806

Timothy Onion & Martha Perkins, lic., 24 Aug. 1806

James Pegler & Hannah Workman, 27 Aug. 1806

James Lusty, of Kingstanley, & Hannah Smith, 28 Sept. 1806

Thomas New, of Eldersfield & Elizabeth Andrews, lic., 1 Oct. 1806

John Elliotts & Ann Ferebee, 18 Nov. 1806

Joseph Highell, of Cromhall, & Susannah White, lic., 24 Nov. 1806

Thomas Webb, of North Nibley, w., & Mary Burford, w., 4 Dec. 1806

John Savage & Jane Dangerfield, 8 Dec. 1806

William Orpin & Myriam Smith, 10 Dec. 1806

Joseph Vaizey & Betty Bendall, 15 Dec. 1806

William Halliday, of Leonard Stanley, & Anna Workman, lic., 25 Dec. 1806

Daniel Smith & Ann Sherwood, 25 Dec. 1806

Richard Gunter & Elizabeth Smith, lic., 3 Mar. 1807

Samuel Ford, w., & Rachel Pegler, w., 22 Mar. 1807

James Weaving, w., of Horseley & Deidamia Webb, w., 21 Aug. 1807

Thomas Curnock, of Thornbury & Sarah Gabb, lic., 26 Sept. 1807

William Parsloe & Martha Sherwood, 4 Dec. 1807

William Jones & Harriet Gabb, 2 Jan. 1808

John Comely & Betty Horrel, 18 July 1808

Luke Harman & Jane Smith, 2 Aug. 1808

Richard Jones & Hester Smith, 30 Aug. 1808

Simon Smith & Rebecca Gunter, 11 Oct. 1808

John Whittard, w., & Avice Ford, 30 Oct. 1808

Henry Smith & Jane Higgins, 16 Apr. 1809

Samuel Harding, of Dursley & Hannah Underwood, lic., 29 May 1809

William Savage & Mary Bailey, 19 June 1809

Edward Shipley, w., & Elizabeth Greening, 17 July 1809

William Griffin & Nancy Dauncey, 7 Aug. 1809

Samuel Ricketts & Ann Cob, 20 Nov. 1809

James Ricketts & Hannah Newman, 5 Mar. 1810

Thomas Griffin & Hannah Higgins, 20 Mar. 1810

Thomas Hathway, of Cam, & Sarah Andrews, lic., Apr. 1810

Charles Webb & Harriet Edwards, 7 May 1810

George McGill & Ann Smith, 11 June 1810

Thomas Gabb & Hannah Hathway, lic., 2 July 1810

Ellis Workman, of Frampton-on-Severn, & Esther Minett Workman, lic., 31 July 1810

George Savage & Ann Harmar, 22 Oct. 1810

George Workman & Sarah Edwards, 25 Oct. 1810

James Hampton & Christian Warner, 30 May 1811

George Bailey, of Slimbridge, & Ann Griffin, 31 Dec. 1811

Christopher Ashwin & Mary White, 11 Oct. 1812

William Chadborn, of St. Catharine, & Jane James, lic., 25 Oct. 1812

Source: Gloucestershire Parish Register. Marriages. Edited by W. P. W. Phillimore, M.A., B.C.L., Vol V. Issued to the Subscribers by Phillimore & Co., 36, Essex Street, Strand, London. 1899

Coaley Marriages 1800 to 1804

Benjamin Ford & Sophia Smith, 18 Jan. 1800

William Palseer & Patience Baal, 1 Mar. 1800

Robert Parsloe & Ann Watts, 19 July 1800

Edward Haynes, p. Kingstanley, & Alice Hill, lic., 4 Aug. 1800

Samuel Gunter, w., & Hester Smith, 9 Aug. 1800

Thomas Gardiner, w., & Betty Orpin, w., 26 Dec. 1800

Charles Spencer & Sarah Smith, 17 Feb. 1801

Peter Smith & Rachel Smith, 6 Mar. 1801

Joseph Trull, of Uley, & Elizabeth Seaborn, lic., 15 Mar. 1800

John Smith & Ann Antill, 23 Mar. 1801

Maurice Elliotts & Olive Horiel, 25 June 1801

John Lippiatt & Rosamond Ball, 21 Sept. 1801

John White, w., & Ann Barnfield, 28 Sept. 1801

William Wilkins, of Cam, & Jane Cammet, 27 Oct. 1801

John Newman & Susanna Jones, 14 Dec. 1801

Thomas Pater & Charlotte Fords, 19 Dec. 1801

John Woodcock & Dinah Ball, 31 Dec. 1801

Thomas Church & Ann Jones, 19 Jan. 1802

William Ford, of Owlpen, & Sarah Dauncey, 19 Jan. 1802

Edward Poulton, of Frocester, & Sarah Savage, lic., 4 Apr. 1802

Josiah Park & Sarah Workman, lic., 22 Apr. 1802

William Smart & Sarah Higgins, 22 Apr. 1802

Thomas Elliotts, of Dursley, & Ann Hill, lic., 24 Apr. 1802

Thomas Smith & Sarah Andrews, 7 May 1802

Edward Warner & Priscilla Ford, 9 May 1802

William Hill & Sarah Savage, w., 13 May 1802

William Harmer & Anna Maria Smith, 10 July 1802

Mark Tripp, w., & Betty Goodrich, lic., 9 Aug. 1802

Caleb Ford & Sarah Cam, 22 Aug. 1802

John Pegler, w., & Mary Harmer, 28 Aug. 1802

Job Watts & Mary Spencer, 1 Sept. 1802

Charles Philimore & Alice Smith, 5 Sept. 1802

Joseph Watts & Elizabeth Parsloe, w., lic., 9 Sept. 1802

Richard Pegler, of Nymphsfield, w., & Elizabeth Harmer, w., 13 Sept. 1802

William Holder & Edith Higgins, 12 Dec. 1802

William Webb & Mary Higgins, 12 Dec. 1802

Benjamin Pitcher & Sarah Rice, lic., 22 Dec. 1802

Richard Griffin & Ann Long, 31 Jan. 1803

James Gunter & Hester Sherwood, lic., 15 Feb. 1803

Thomas Munday & Betty Griffin, lic., 4 Mar. 1803

Thomas Mallard, w., of Frampton-upon-Severn, & Charlotte Deague, 2 June 1803

Joseph Holder & Charlotte Smith, 23 June 1803

David Smith & Betty Brookes, 24 June 1803

Richard Harmer & Nancy Cam, 3 July 1803

Samuel Wilkins, of Cam, & Ann Greenman, 19 July 1803

Samuel Savage, w., & Edith Chamberlain, 2 Oct. 1803

Nathaniel Cobb & Betty Pick, 13 Oct. 1803

Thomas Elliotts & Ann Smith, 17 Oct. 1803

Edward Ball, of Cam, & Hannah Townly, w., 7 Nov. 1803

William Workman & Mary Higgins, 5 Dec. 1803

Daniel Griffin & Ann Elliotts, 13 Feb. 1804

John Spencer & Betty Elliotts, 21 Feb. 1804

Samuel Teackle & Sarah Spratt, 20 July 1804

John Weight & Sarah Horrel, 11 Sept. 1804

Joseph Ford & Elizabeth Butt, 6 Oct. 1804

Simon Sherwood & Sarah Orpin, 16 Oct. 1804

Source: Gloucestershire Parish Register. Marriages. Edited by W. P. W. Phillimore, M.A., B.C.L., Vol. V. Issued to the Subscribers by Phillimore & Co., 36, Essex Street, Strand, London. 1899

Coaley Marriages 1790 to 1799

Stephen Parsloe, w., & Edith Cam, 5 Jan. 1790

James Griffing & Hannah Dangerfield, 8 Mar. 1790

William White & Anne Joyner, lic., 10 May 1790

George Rogers & Betty Smith, 7 June 1790

Joel Chamberlain & Hannah Whittard, 25 Aug. 1790

Samuel Webb, w., & Hannah Cam, w., 6 Sept. 1790

Thomas Harris, of Cam, & Grace Smith, 25 Sept. 1790

Thomas Ford & Mary Fords, 4 Oct. 1790

John Shearwood & Ann Elliotts, 6 Dec. 1790

Joseph Milward & Hannah Bennet, 28 Jan. 1791

William Griffiths, w., & Sarah Smith, 4 Apr. 1791

Thomas Webb & Mary Pegler, 4 Apr. 1791

Thomas Smith & Sarah Parsloe, 10 Oct. 1791

Joseph Packer, of Frampton-upon-Severn, & Sarah Seaborn, lic., 12 Dec. 1791

Noah Smith & Edith Dangerfield, 8 May 1792

Henry Artus, w., & Sarah Savage, 15 May 1792

William Frames, of Avening, & Elizabeth Minett, lic., 17 Sept. 1792

Thomas Field & Ann Pegler, 8 Oct. 1792

John Pegler & Jane Longstrith, 8 Oct. 1792

Isaac Smith & Dinah Wilkins, 1 Nov. 1792

Jonah Spencer & Ann Webb, 4 Dec. 1792

John Jackson, w., & Elizabeth Longstrith, w., 11 Dec. 1792

Robert Burford & Mary Smith, 12 May 1793

John Jenkins, of Avening, & Martha Hill, lic., 13 May 1793

Joshua Smith & Jane Shearwood, 6 June 1793

William Clutterbuck, of Wheatenhurst, & Sarah Dean, 8 July 1793

Samuel Tiley, of Chipping Sodbury, & Sarah Dangerfield, lic., 12 July 1793

Levy Smith & Ann Whittard, 16 July 1793

George Gunter & Betty Higgins, 10 Oct. 1793

Abraham Cornock, of North Nibley, & Susannah Griffing, lic., 27 Nov. 1793

John Warner, of Slimbridge, & Harriet Dangerfield, 2 Dec. 1793

Maurice Elliotts & Sealah Smith, lic., 12 Dec. 1793

Jonathan Chamberlain, w., & Sarah Knight, 9 Jan. 1794

John Reeves & Hester Sommers, 20 Jan. 1794

Stephen Parsloe & Joan Smith, 7 Apr. 1794

William Spratt & Hannah Elliotts, 25 June 1794

William Gowen & Hannah Yewing, 14 July 1794

Thomas Cooper & Mary Bird, w., 21 Aug. 1794

Charles Hill, of Cam, & Hannah Spratt, 13 Sept. 1794

Samuel Jakeway, w., of Leonard Stanley, & Mary Whittard, lic., 25 Sept. 1794

George Trotman & Sophia Dee, 6 Oct. 1794

John Osborn & Hannah Pegler, 11 Oct. 1794

Samuel Smith & Sarah Griffiths, 3 Nov. 1794

James Ford & Hannah Shearwood, 21 Jan. 1795

Thomas Browning, w., of Dursley, & Sarah Archer, 2 Feb. 1795

Joseph Workman & Ann Holborow, w., of Boxwell, lic., 17 Feb. 1795

Thomas Pegler & Betty Cowley, 19 Feb. 1795

Thomas Ford & Sarah Gardner, 18 May 1795

Richard Shill & Ann Hill, 2 July 1795

Robert Joyner, w., & Martha Daw, lic., 26 Aug. 1795

Samuel Webb & Sarah Cookey, 27 Aug. 1795

George Jellyman, w., & Unice Smith, 29 Mar. 1796

Abraham Robins & Edith Smith, 13 Nov. 1796

John Leonard, of Cam, & Anna Maria Underwood, lic., 8 Dec. 1796

Thomas Woodward, of Berkeley, & Ann Knight, lic., 27 Jan. 1797

Matthew Ford & Mary Shearwood, 27 Apr. 1797

Charles Smith, of Frampton-upon-Severn, & Mary Seaborn, lic., 8 May 1797

William Gabb, w., & Hannah Knight, w., 6 June 1797

Samuel Ford & Sarah Whittard, 17 Aug. 1797

John Pegler & Rose Knight, 27 Aug. 1797

William Fords & Ann Wood, 4 Sept. 1797

John Gabb & Betty Gainer, 25 Sept. 1797

Thomas Palseer & Elizabeth Ball, 10 Oct. 1797

Joseph Ford & Elizabeth Gunter, 10 Oct. 1797

John Webb & Deidamia Jeliman, 14 Feb. 1798

Brett Fords & Sophia Trotman, w., 23 Apr. 1798

Thomas Spratt & Mary Watts, w., 4 June 1798

Thomas Weight, of Berkeley, & Betty Dangerfield, lic., 4 June 1798

Stephen Smith & Sarah Shearwood, 13 Aug. 1798

Jonathan Smith & Rachael Shearwood, 6 Oct. 1798

Charles Whittard, w., & Mary Gabb, lic., 27 Oct. 1798

Thomas Seaborn & Deidamiah Dangerfield, lic., 4 Dec. 1798

Samuel Ford, w., & Mary Cam, w., 30 Dec. 1798

Emanuel Prout, of Nymphfield [sic], & Mary Dangerfield, lic., 9 Jan. 1799

John Moore, of Dursley, & Elizabeth White, lic., 22 Feb. 1799

Thomas Eddy & Ann Smith, 25 Mar. 1799

Robert Buckley, of North Nibley, & Sela Underwood, lic., 24 Apr. 1799

James Poulton, of Frocester, & Betty Dauncey, lic., 10 June 1799

Miles Shearwood, w., & Betty Smith, 26 Aug. 1799

Source: Gloucestershire Parish Register. Marriages. Edited by W. P. W. Phillimore, M.A., B.C.L., Vol. V. Issued to the Subscribers by Phillimore & Co., 36, Essex Street, Strand, London. 1899

Administration

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