Hampnett with Stowell, Gloucestershire Family History Guide

Hampnett with Stowell is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Gloucestershire, created in 1660 from Hampnett Ancient Parish and Stowell Ancient Parish.

Other places in the parish include: Stowell.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1591

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Hampnett with Stowell

  • Turkdean
  • Haselton
  • Compton Abdale
  • Coln St Dennis
  • Chedworth
  • Yanworth
  • Coln Rogers
  • Eastington

Historical Descriptions

Hampnett

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

HAMPNETT, a parish in Northleach district, Gloucester; on the Fosse way, 1 mile NW of Northleach, and 6 SW of Bourton-on-the-Water r. station. Post town, Northleach, under Cheltenham. Acres, 1,406. Real property, £1,558. Pop., 156. Houses, 32. The property is divided among a few. The living is a rectory, united with the rectory of Stowell, in the diocese of Gloucester and Bristol. Value, £475. Patrons, the Heirs of Lord Stowell. The church is partly Norman, partly later English; has a tower; and is good.

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

Stowell

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

STOWELL, a parish in Northleach district, Gloucester; on the river Coln, 8 miles NE by N of Cirencester r. station. Post town, Northleach, under Cheltenham. Acres, 823. Real property, £1,002. Pop., 41. Houses, 6. The manor gave the title of Baron to the Earl of Eldon, and belongs now to his representatives. The living is a rectory, annexed to Hampnett. The church is ancient.

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

Directories

Hampnett Kellys Gloucestershire Directory 1856

Administration

  • 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