The Weir, Gloucestershire Family History Guide

Status: Ecclesiastical Parish

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: None
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: None

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to The Weir

  • Bristol St James
  • Bristol St Paul
  • Bristol St Jude
  • Bristol St Philip and St Jacob
  • Bristol St Peter

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

WEIR, a chapelry in St. Paul-Within, St. Peter, and St. Philip and St. Jacob parishes, Gloucester; within. Bristol city. It was constituted in 1846. Pop., 4,011. Houses, 569. The living is a p. curacy in the diocese of Gloucester and Bristol. Value, £150. Patron, alternately the Crown and the Bishop. See Bristol.

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

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County: Gloucestershire
Civil Registration District: Bristol
Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Gloucester (Episcopal Consistory)
Diocese: Gloucester and Bristol
Rural Deanery: Bristol
Poor Law Union: Bristol
Hundred: Barton Regis; Bristol City
Province: Canterbury