Eastington (near Northleach), Gloucestershire Family History Guide

Eastington (near Northleach) is a chapelry of Northleach Ancient Parish in Gloucestershire.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: For records see Northleach

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Eastington

Historical Descriptions

Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

Eastington, a tything in Northleach parish, Gloucester; on the river Leach, 1½ mile SE of Northleach. Real property, £4,544. Pop., 442. Houses, 74. The Northleach workhouse is here; and traces of an ancient camp occur at Norbury.

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


Below is a list of people that were declared bankrupt between 1820 and 1843 extracted from The Bankrupt Directory; George Elwick; London; Simpkin, Marshall and Co.; 1843.

Chase John William, Eastington, Gloucestershire, shopkeeper, Jan. 23, 1827.

Fletcher Henry, sen.; and Henry Fletcher, jun.; Eastington, Gloucestershire, clothiers, March 19, 1841.

Hicks John Phillimore; and Charles Edward Hicks; Eastington, Gloucestershire, clothiers, Dec. 2, 1834.

Hicks John Phillimore; & Charles Edward Hicks; Eastington, Gloucestershire, clothiers, March 13, 1835.


  • County: Gloucestershire
  • Civil Registration District: Northleach
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Gloucester (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Gloucester and Bristol
  • Rural Deanery: Northleach
  • Poor Law Union: Northleach
  • Hundred: Bradley
  • Province: Canterbury