Southrop, Gloucestershire Family History Guide

Southrop is an Ancient Parish in the county of Gloucestershire.

Parish church: St. Peter

Parish registers begin: 1656

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Southrop

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

SOUTHROP, a parish, with a village, in Northleach district, Gloucester; 3 miles NNW of Lechlade, and 12 S by E of Bourton-on-the-Water r. station. Post town, Lechlade, under Swindon. Acres, 1,453. Real property, £2,407. Pop., 362. Houses, 79. The property is divided among a few. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Gloucester and Bristol. Value, £210. Patron, Wadham College, Oxford. The church is Norman and early English, and was repaired in 1852. There are a parochial school, and charities £7.

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

Poll Books

Southrop Poll Book 1834 - Google Books

Directories

Southrop Kellys Gloucestershire Directory 1856

Southrop is a township, village and parish, 3 ½ miles from Lechlade, in the Hundred of Brightwells Barrow, Northleach Union, and bishopric of Gloucester and Bristol. The church of St. Peter was repaired about 1852; it comprises, in its styles of architecture, the Norman and early English. The Rev. Joseph Walker, M.A., is the incumbent. The living is a vicarage, of the annual value of about £210, in the gift of the Warden and Fellows of Wadham College, Oxford, who are also lords of the manor. The charities amount to £6 14s. per annum. The population, in 1851, was 425. Here is a Parochial school for the instruction of the children of the inhabitants. The acreage of the parish, 1,427; glebe, 54 acres.

Gentry
Green Mr. Robert
Smith Charles, esq. J.P.
Walker Rev. Jsph. M.A. [vicar], Vicarage

Traders

Baxter Richd., shopkeeper & beer retailer
Cull Jonathan, boot & shoe maker
Jefferies Thomas, blacksmith
Lawrence Elijah, grocer & draper
Miller Henry, carpenter & wheelwright
Miller James, carpenter & wheelwright
Newman George, land surveyor
Newman John, miller
Parker Richard, stonemason
Pinnock William, baker
Rawlings William, ‘Swan’

Letters through Lechlade, which is also the nearest money order office.

Carrier – William Pinnock, to Cirencester, on Monday

Source: Post Office Directory of Gloucestershire with Bath and Bristol.  Printed and Published by Kelly and Co., 19, 20 & 21, Old Boswell Court, St. Clement’s, Strand, London. 1856.

Marriages

Marriages at Southrop 1656-1837

Marriages at Southrop 1656-1837 - UK Genealogy Archives

Transcriptions

Southrop Marriages 1813 to 1837

Volume IV.

William Dobbins & Sarah Vincent, 27 Feb. 1813

William Miles & Elizabeth Haynes, 23 Aug. 1813

Thomas Jefferies & Anne Falkner, 3 Jan. 1814

James Hawkins, of Little Coxwell, Berks, & Sarah Taylor, 15 July 1815

Thomas Parker & Anne Smith, 18 Jan. 1816

Robert Brown, of Eastleach Turville, & Mary Woodward, 16 Feb. 1818

William Newport Hinton, of Eastleach Turville, & Anne Mary Stevens, 26 Mar. 1818

Thos. Baker, of Eastleach, & Elizabeth Taylor, 27 Aug. 1818

John Newman & Mary Faulkner, 31 Dec. 1818

William Miles & Sarah Loughton, 4 May 1819

William Maunder & Sarah Kimber, 13 May 1819

William Castle & Frances Musty, 10 Apr. 1820

William Pritchard & Elizabeth Musty, 28 Oct. 1820

Robert Green & Hannah Newman, 2 Nov. 1820

Humphrey Tubb & Elizabeth Caudle, 18 Jan. 1821

Thomas Sellard & Mary Pinnock, 12 Nov. 1821

Elijah Lawrence, of St. Mary’s, Marlborough, Wilts, & Elizabeth Smith Lawrence, 6 Mar. 1822

Edward Beal, of Fairford, & Susanna Strong, 7 May 1822

William Hughes & Letitia Falkner, 20 June 1822

Charles Longford & Sarah Washbrook, 12 Oct. 1822

William Newport & Elizabeth Sellard, 3 May 1823

William Giles & Elizabeth Stephens, 19 May 1823

Joseph Hawtin & Sarah Sparrow, 21 Aug. 1823

William Maunder & Sarah Busby, 28 Aug. 1823

William Ivin, of Quenington, & Anne Musto, 10 Nov. 1823

Samuel Joy, of Poulton, & Anne Lawrence, 27 Dec. 1823

Thomas Kibble & Jane Brookes, 21 Feb. 1824

George Baxter, of Eastleach Turville, & Esther Pinnock, 21 Apr. 1824

Thos. Joy, of Clanfield, Oxon, & Rachel Hope, 7 Oct. 1824

William Sellard & Anne Haynes, 15 Dec. 1824

John Keble & Sarah Jones, of Eastleach Turville, 25 July 1825

William Lawrence, of Coln St. Aldwin’s, & Rebecca Lawrence, 11 July 1827

Jonathan Cull & Sarah Boutcher, 8 Sept. 1827

William Kite & Celia Cox, 30 Oct. 1827

Thomas Porter & Sarah Ebsworth, 31 Dec. 1827

Thomas Stone & Eliza Blackwell, 19 Jan. 1828

Robert Hinton, of Eastleach Turville, & Catherine Allen, 13 Feb. 1828

Benjamin Baker & Elizabeth Kibble, 1 Apr. 1828

James Hunt & Caroline Tubb, 14 May 1828

William Fletcher, of Kempsford, & Elizabeth Kite, 5 Jan. 1829

Robert Ebsworth & Priscilla Kite, 27 Apr. 1829

John Kite & Cicely Cox, 6 July 1829

Charles Tubb & Hannah Mansfield, 26 Oct. 1829

John Eldrige & Hannah Blackell, 21 Dec. 1829

Robert Cox & Elizabeth Day, 12 July 1830

Edward King, of Fairford, & Martha Jones, 25 Sept. 1830

William Miles & Mary Cook, 11 Oct. 1830

Thomas Johnson, of Wanborough, Wilts, & Ann Williams, 27 Nov. 1830

Uriah Hope, of Fairford, & Harriet Tubb, 9 Jan. 1832

Michele Cristofaro Gaetano Francesco Baron Carrascosa, of St. Marylebone, Middlesex, & Elizabeth Walker, 19 Jan. 1832

John Stevens & Dinah Sellard, 11 June 1832

James Hope & Sophia Warman, 26 July 1832

Thomas Keylock, of Fairford, & Mary Lapworth, 26 Jan. 1833

John Newman & Mary Wilkins, 8 Apr. 1833

William Male & Jane Edgeworth, 29 June 1833

Edward Trinder, of Windrush, & Dinah Cook, 24 Oct. 1833

Thomas Cox & Dinah Large, of Burthorpe, 10 Feb. 1835

William Willis, of Filkins, Oxford, & Harriet Cartwright Taylor, 25 July 1835

William Brown Tovey & Sarah Dobbins, 31 Aug. 1835

William Thomas, of Puriton, Somerset, & Elizabeth Baxter, 10 Nov. 1835

William Sellard & Elizabeth Hope, 28 Jan. 1836

Stephen Cox & Mary Ann Clark, 2 May 1836

Mark Cook & Sarah Bridgman, 28 Feb. 1837

Source: Gloucestershire Parish Register. Marriages. Edited by W. P. W. Phillimore, M.A., B.C.L., Vol. XIII. Issued to the Subscribers by Phillimore & Co., 124, Chancery Lane, London. 1908.

Southrop Marriages 1775 to 1812

William Cox & Elizabeth Turnor, 2 July 1776

Nathan Right, of Witney, Oxon, & Christian Trueman, 12 Aug. 1776

Thomas Hains, of Whelford, Kempsford, & Ann Musty, 28 Oct. 1776

William Green, of Bothrop, & Mary Falkner, 12 Nov. 1776

Robert Berry, of Fifield, Bothrop, & Dinah Hathaway, 8 Feb. 1777

John Parker & Sarah Cull, 3 Nov. 1778

Joseph Peapel, of Hannington, Wilts, & Mary Barrett, 24 July 1779

Christopher Driver & Mary Carter, 11 Aug. 1779

John Moss & Mary Musty, 3 Apr. 1780

William Trotman & Maria Major, 18 July 1781

Richard Porter, of Ducklington, & Letitia Falkner, 6 Jan. 1784

Lewis Herbert & Mary Skinner, 8 May 1784

James Cox, of Letcombe Regis, Berks, & Hannah Francis, 7 Feb. 1785

Richard Blackwell & Elizabeth Skinner, 25 July 1785

William Jones, of Eastleach, & Elizabeth Newman, 27 July 1785

John Hope & Jane Merrick, 3 Oct. 1786

John Newman & Mary Taylor, 19 Oct. 1786

Thomas Collins & Sarah Smith, 13 Nov. 1786

William Dobins & Susannah Cox, 28 Jan. 1788

Benjamin Porter & Jane Tuckwell, 19 Apr. 1790

James Musty & Ann Millar, 3 Jan. 1791

William Piggett & Ester Turner, 20 Oct. 1791

Thomas Musty & Jane Simpson, 5 Jan. 1792

John Parker & Sarah Herbert, 20 July 1793

Robert Sellard & Dina Smith, 5 Dec. 1793

William Claridge, of Chipping Norton, & Ester Tubb, 26 Dec. 1793

John Hambidge & Elizabeth Tuckwell, 1 Jan. 1794

John Day & Sabina Howes, 21 Dec. 1794

John Scotford & Elizabeth Sparrow, 19 July 1795

Daniel Miller & Cordelia Hemming, 2 Apr. 1796

Thomas Collins & Mary Vincent, 16 May 1796

John Tubb & Sarah Francis, 16 Apr. 1797

William Lapworth & Jane Smith, 21 Oct. 1797

Thomas Adams, of Chipping Faringdon, & Hester Maccabee, 24 Apr. 1798

Wm. Pinnock, of North Cerney, & Ann Tubb, 26 May 1798

William Crew, of Fairford, & Izard Shailer, 11 June 1798

John Austin, of Broad Blunsdon, Highworth, Wilts, & Martha Mills, 1 July 1798

Anthony Taylor & Elizabeth Francis, 23 July 1798

Edward Stephens & Hannah Uzzell, 31 July 1798

John Hawkins & Ann Taylor, 25 Oct. 1798

Timothy Dobson, of Kidderminster, Worcester, & Sarah Wheeler, 24 Jan. 1799

Giles Ebsworth & Elizabeth Lewis, 14 Oct. 1799

Thomas Musty & Mary Sparrow, 18 Jan. 1800

John Frebury, of Leafield, Fairford, & Anne Hart, 5 July 1800

Charles Wheeler & Elizabeth Haggard, 17 July 1800

James Brown & Sarah Watts, 26 Mar. 1801

William Tovey & Jane Newman, 13 Oct. 1801

Richard Newman & Hannah Clifford, 13 Oct. 1801

William Peak & Mary Gardiner, 12 Apr. 1802

John Stone & Anne Brooker, 14 May 1804

William Bown, of Stow, & Sarah Clifford, 13 Aug. 1804

Robert Coles, of Coln St. Dennis, & Priscilla Baker, 9 Oct. 1804

John Stevens & Mary Tubb, 11 Nov. 1805

Edmund Miles & Ann Bowle, 26 Apr. 1806

Wm. Watts, of Barnsley, & Hannah Sparrow, 13 Nov. 1806

John Cook & Harriet Harris, 10 Dec. 1806

Richard Claridge, of Oddington, & Mary Baker, 23 Dec. 1806

William Loughton, of Eastleach Martin, & Sarah Bristow, 8 Oct. 1807

William Cox & Diana Adkins, 30 May 1808

Richard Bridgeman & Margaret Greenhalf, 15 Oct. 1808

William Legge & Caroline Whitmath, 21 Jan. 1809

Joseph Peachey & Lucy Stevens, 5 Dec. 1809

William Taylor & Alice Watts, 11 Jan. 1810

George Loughton & Ann Tichner, 29 Apr. 1811

Joseph Iles & Sarah Weaver, 3 June 1811

Daniel Pullam, of Aston Blank, & Eliz. Berry, 4 Jan. 1812

Source: Gloucestershire Parish Register. Marriages. Edited by W. P. W. Phillimore, M.A., B.C.L., Vol. XIII. Issued to the Subscribers by Phillimore & Co., 124, Chancery Lane, London. 1908.

Administration

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