Slad is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Gloucestershire, created in 1844 from Painswick Ancient Parish.
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1834
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1570
The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870
SLAD, a chapelry, with a village, in Painswick parish, Gloucester; 2½ miles NE of Stroud r. station. It was constituted in 1844; and its Post town is Stroud. Pop., 874. Houses, 184. Lypiat Park is a chief residence. There is a cloth factory. The living is a p. curacy in the diocese of Gloucester and Bristol. Value, £135. Patron, the Vicar of Painswick. The church is modern.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
Civil Registration District: Stroud
Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Gloucester (Episcopal Consistory)
Diocese: Gloucester and Bristol
Rural Deanery: Stonehouse
Poor Law Union: Stroud