Hinton on the Green is an Ancient Parish in the county of Gloucestershire.

Parish church: St. Peter

Parish registers begin: 1735

Parishes adjacent to Hinton on the Green

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

Hinton-on-the-Green, a village and a parish in the district of Evesham and county of Gloucester. The village stands on the river Isborne, near the boundary with Worcester, and near the Ashchurch and Evesham railway, 3¼ miles SSW of Evesham; has a station, of the name of Hinton, on the railway; was anciently known as Hynetune; and was once a market town. The parish comprises 2,259 acres. Post town, Evesham. Real property, £1,720. Pop., 192. Houses, 37. The property belonged formerly to Gloucester abbey, and belongs now to John A. B. Cresswell, Esq. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Gloucester and Bristol. Value, £200. Patron, J. A. B. Cresswell. The church is ancient; was restored in 1863; and has a central aisle and a fine tower.

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

Hinton-on-the-Green, a parish in Tibaldstone hund., union of Evesham, county of Gloucester; 7½ miles north-east by east of Tewkesbury, on the river Isborn. Living, a rectory, formerly in the archd., and dio. of Gloucester, now in the archd. of Gloucester and dio. of Gloucester and Bristol; rated at £8 13s. 11½d.; gross income £200. Patron, in 1835, A. J. C. Baker, Esq. Here is a daily school. Acres 2,030. Houses 34. A. P. £2,625. Pop., in 1801, 196; in 1831, 209. Poor rates, in 1838, £50.

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

Parish Records

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Marriages at Hinton on the Green 1735 to 1812

Gloucestershire Parish Registers. Marriages. Edited by W. P. W. Phillimore, M.A., B.C.L., Vol IV. Issued to the Subscribers by Phillimore & Co., 124, Chancery Lane, London. 1900.

Author: Phillimore, W. P. W. (William Phillimore Watts), 1853-1913, ed; Blagg, Thomas Matthews

Note. – The earliest volume of Registers now in the Parish Church commences in 1735.  It is a parchment volume, 13 by 8 ¼ inches, containing 16 parchment leaves, and four others of paper.  It is in good condition.  The second volume is of paper, and has entries upon 12 pages.  The Marriages have been extracted by the Rev. J. Harvey Bloom, M.A., Rector of Whitchurch, and are now printed under his supervision, with the consent of the Rev. C. A. Baker, M.A., Rector of Hinton.


Marriages at Hinton on the Green 1735 to 1812

Volume I.

William Edgington & Ann Hawkins, 16 June 1735

Thomas Cook & Margaret Clark, 1 Sept. 1735

Reuben Gregory, of St. Lawrence, Evesham, & Frances Purton, 20 Oct. 1735

John Gould & Isabell Fowler, 21 Oct. 1735

Thomas Bonner & Elizabeth Tinkler, of Bengeworth, 9 May 1736

Jonathan Hearth & Sarah Horn, in Esenisham [i.e. Evesham], 19 May 1736

Thomas Owen & Ann Hearth, 9 Oct. 1736

William Daffan, of Cropthorne, & Eliz. Reeve, 9 Oct. 1739

Samuel Freeman, of Great Cummerton, & Jane Ball, alias Baldwin, 29 Jan. 1739/40

James Burrows & Hannah Green, 18 Oct. 1741

Charles Welch, of All Saints, Evesham, & Margaret Wakeman, of Ashton, 1744

Joseph Hall, of Willersey, & Rebecca Morris, of Bradforton, 26 Feb. 1745/6

Thomas Smith & Hannah Gibbs, of Campden, 3 Apr. 1746

Thomas Berry & Mary Cheney, 28 Sept. 1746

John Wiston & Anne Smith, 19 June 1748

John Hunt & Susannah Brooks, 2 Oct. 1748

Richard Parker & Ann Dyke, 10 Nov. 1748

John Vann & Mary Dukes, 28 Dec. 1748

William Egerton & Sarah Heath, 11 Nov. 1752

John Griffiths & Ann Alcote, 14 Oct. 1753

Volume II.

Richard Coakle, of Marvil [?Morville], co. Salop, w., & Sarah Walford, lic., 20 June 1755

John Salisbury, of Little Cumberton, co. Worc., & Elizabeth Horton, 6 Oct. 1755

Edward Salisbury & Mary House, 12 Oct. 1756

Timothy Davis & Mary Houghts, 19 July 1757

John Charlwood, w., & Mary Knight, 19 June 1758

William Mancell & Elizabeth Cockrill, 11 June 1759

Thomas Harris & Elizabeth House, 5 Nov. 1759

John Hunt, w., & Mary Willis, w., 13 Apr. 1761

John Taylor & Elizabeth Barratt, 8 Oct. 1761

Richard Chesher & Sarah Edgintun, 21 June 1762

Thomas Grundy & Elizabeth Salisbury, 15 July 1762

Edward Pooley & Sarah Marshall, 11 Oct. 1763

Thomas Zeller & Mary Hunt, 14 Feb. 1764

Edward Holmes & Mary Charlwood, w., 3 Sept. 1764

Stephen Smith, of Childs Wickham, & Jane Drinkwater, lic., 23 Jan. 1766

William Knight & Ann Saunders, 4 May 1768

John Ballard, of Ross, co. Hereford, & Mary New, lic., 1 June 1768

Thomas Panter & Ann Weston, 14 Aug. 1769

Septimus Smith & Ann Holmes, 5 Oct. 1769

Edward Pooley, of Bishampton, w., & Eliz. Willis 8 Jan. 1771

Tobias Atkins & Elizabeth Croft, 11 Feb. 1771

Thomas Hunt & Mary Davis, lic., 4 May 1771

George Klipch & Sarah New, lic., 9 Apr. 1772

Edward Hayes & Mary Knight, 14 Apr. 1776

George Robbert, w., & Elizabeth Saunders, w., 24 June 1776

William Walton & Elizabeth Knight, 13 Apr. 1777

George Neal & Sarah Bennet, 16 Apr. 1777

James White, of Tewkesbury, & Martha New, lic., 17 Aug. 1777

William Dike & Ann Sealsbury, 17 Nov. 1777

John Brown & Mary Hancock, 18 Nov. 1777

John Birch & Sarah Yeats, 19 Oct. 1778

Thomas Millar & Ann Haines, 12 Apr. 1779

John Smith, w., & Mary Burrows, 4 Feb. 1781

William Bird, of Sedgeberrow, w., & Eliz. Berwick, 11 Oct. 1781

Thomas Knight & Jane Penson, 10 Oct. 1782

William Humpheris & Mary Amphlet, 21 Nov. 1782

William Howse & Elizabeth Salsbury, of Hampton, 10 Nov. 1784

William Jones, of Kidderminster, & Mary Smith, w., 15 July 1785

Joseph Mineyatt & Betty Robberts, 12 Oct. 1785

William Candall & Sarah Sharp, 18 Nov. 1787

John Weston & Hannah Horneyblow, 24 Dec. 1787

Septimus Smith & Mary Clifton, 3 Nov. 1788

Anthony Hag, of Didbrook, & Sarah Haughty, 14 Oct. 1789

John Lambley, of Hampton, & Anne Bond, 21 Apr. 1790

John Hughes & Elizabeth Lewis, 22 Nov. 1790

William Humphries & Elizabeth Holmes, 18 Dec. 1790

Edward Warren, of Evesham, & Mary Welles, lic., 25 Feb. 1791

James Dutton, of Cropthorne, & Sarah Pealey, lic., 24 May 1791

James Edgington, of St. Lawrence, & Sarah Salisbury, 1 Apr. 1792

James Hughes, of Somerville Aston, & Diannah Phillips, 10 Apr. 1792

Robert Dyde Smith, of Hampton, & Elizabeth Weston, lic., 26 July 1792

Thomas Gould, of Cleeve, w., & Esther Merrett, w., 29 Oct. 1795

Joseph Westbury & Ann Harris, 1 Nov. 1797

John Hamplet & Mary Bennet, 21 Nov. 1797

Robert Spencer, of Kemmerton, & Sarah Grove, lic., 1 Sept. 1798

Thomas Roggers, of Wiggan, & Sarah State, 16 Oct. 1798

Richard East, of Hayles, & Elizabeth Bennet, 20 Nov. 1798

Thomas Jones, of Bromyard, co. Hereford, & Eliz. Hartin, 26 Dec. 1799

Thomas Saunders & Elizabeth Bray, 30 Oct. 1802

William Thornett & Mary Thornett, lic., 14 Dec. 1803

Thomas Newbury & Mary Newman, 16 Jan. 1805

Thomas Pain & Eleanor Cook, 11 Nov. 1805

George Phillips, of Childs Wickham, & Mary Winkfield, 7 July 1806

John Stokes, of Sedgeborough, & Lucy Weston, lic. 14 Jan. 1807

John Smith & Sarah Townson, 8 May 1807

Joseph Slater & Mary Humphries, 18 May 1807

Thomas Mealing, of Broadway, & Anne Walton, 29 Dec. 1807

John Chambers, of Childs Wickham, & Sarah James, lic., 17 Jan. 1808

Samuel Jones, of Childs Wickham, & Anne Leyes, 17 May 1808

Thomas Mace, of New Chalford, co. Oxon, & Elizabeth Thornett, lic., 13 Feb. 1809

Edward Cook, of Weston Subedge, & Ann Harris, 4 Nov. 1811

Nathan Izod & Esther James, 5 Dec. 1811

William Foort & Judith Green, 6 May 1812

Source: Gloucestershire Parish Register. Marriages. Edited by W. P. W. Phillimore, M.A., B.C.L., Vol IV. Issued to the Subscribers by Phillimore & Co., 36, Essex Street, Strand, London. 1898.

Marriages Out of Parish

Below is a list of people who were from Hinton on the Green but who were married in another parish.

Will. Clarke, of Hinton, Glocr., & Mary Butler, of S. L., lic. 24 Apr. 1770 at South Littleton, Worcestershire.

Poll Books

Hinton on the Green from the 1834 poll book – Google Books


Hinton-on-the-Green Morris Gloucestershire Directory 1876

Hinton-on-the-Green is a parish in Evesham union, containing by the census of 1861, 192, and in 1871, 183 inhabitants, and 2177 acres; in the deanery of Campden, archdeaconry of Gloucester, diocese of Gloucester and Bristol, hundred of Tibaldstone, East Gloucestershire, on the Ashchurch and Evesham line of Railway, at which it has a station; 3 miles from Evesham, 5 from Broadway, 11 from Campden, 17 from Stratford-on-Avon, and 29 from Gloucester. The rectory, in the incumbency of the Rev. – Baker, is valued at £200 per annum, with residence, and is in the patronage of W. Laslett, Esq., Who is also lord of the manor and owner of the parish. The church, dedicated to St. Peter, contains a centre aisle, with tower and a peal of five bells. The rateable value of this parish is £3047.

Baker Rev. – , The Rectory

Trades and Professions

Brandon William, stationmaster
Candy James, farmer, Downrip
Cresswell Thomas, farmer, Blakeshill
Darkin Charles, farmer Ballards farm
Morris Walter, miller and farmer, Hinton mill
Smith Amiah, farmer
Trueman William, farmer, Manor house
Warmington Cornelius, farmer, Gravel hall

Letters through Evesham, which is the nearest money order office. Box cleared at 5.10 p.m. on week-days only.

Midland Railway – William Brandon, stationmaster.

Source: Morris & Co.’s Commercial Directory & Gazetteer of Gloucestershire with Bristol and Monmouth. Second Edition. Hounds Gate, Nottingham. 1876.

Hinton-on-the-Green Gloucestershire Kellys Gloucestershire Directory 1863

Hinton-on-the-Green is a village and parish 3 miles from Evesham station on the West Midland railway, 17 from Stratford-on-Avon, 11 from Campden, 29 from Gloucester, and 5 from Broadway, in the hundred of Tibbaldstone, rural deanery of Campden, archdeaconry of Gloucester, Gloucester and Bristol bishopric, Evesham union and Winchcomb county court district. The church of St. Peter is a stone building, having a centre aisle, and tower with 5 bells. The parish registers commence only from the early part of the 18th century.

The living is a rectory, of the value of £200 yearly, with residence, in the gift of J. A. B. Cresswell, Esq.; the Rev. Edmund Goldsmith is the incumbent. The population in 1861 was 192; the acreage of the parish is 2,259; the rateable value, £2,116. John Addison B. Cresswell, Esq., is lord of the manor and sole landed proprietor.

Goldsmith Rev. Edmund, Rectory

Coldicott Robert, farmer

Gough Ashwin, farmer

Gough William, sen. farmer

Morris Walter, farmer, miller & baker

Roberts William, farmer

Letters are received through Evesham, which is the nearest money order office.

Registrar of Births, Marriages & Deaths & Relieving Officer, Thomas Marshall, Evesham

Source: Post Office Directory of Gloucestershire, Herefordshire, Shropshire and the City of Bristol, Printed and Published by Kelly and Co., Old Boswell Court, St. Clement’s, Strand, London. 1863.


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

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