Todenham Gloucestershire Family History Guide

St Thomas of Canterbury parish church, Todenham, Gloucestershire, England, seen from the southeast.
St Thomas of Canterbury parish church, Todenham, Gloucestershire, England, seen from the southeast. The copyright on this image is owned by Philip Halling and is licensed for reuse under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 license.

Todenham is an Ancient Parish in the county of Gloucestershire.

Parish church: St. Thomas à Becket

Parish registers begin: 1721

Table of Contents

Parishes adjacent to Todenham

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

TODDENHAM, a parish, with a village, in the district of Shipston-on-Stour and county of Gloucester; 3¼ miles NE of Moreton r. station. Post town, Moreton-in-the-Marsh. Acres, 2,477. Real property, £3,616. Pop., 408. Houses, 90. The manor, with T. House, belongs to Sir P. Pole, Bart. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Gloucester and Bristol. Value, £470. Patron, the Bishop of G. and B. The church is good, and has a tower and spire.

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

A Topographical Dictionary of England 1831

TODDENHAM, a parish in the upper division of the hundred of Westminster, county of Gloucester, 3¾ miles (N. E.) from Moreton in the Marsh, containing 440 inhabitants. The living is a rectory, in the archdeaconry and diocese of Gloucester, rated in the king's books at £18. 19. 9½., and in the patronage of the Bishop of London. The church, dedicated to St. Thomas à Becket, is a handsome structure, with a tower and spire, and in the chancel are some canopied stone stalls. The old Fosse-way bounds the parish on the west.

Source: A Topographical Dictionary of England by Samuel Lewis 1831

Parish Records

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Marriages at Todenham 1721 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 existing Register of this parish commences in the year 1721. It is a parchment volume, bound in brown leather, and containing the entries of all kinds intermingled. The second volume is the ordinary official folio. The following extracts have been made by the Rev. Harvey Bloom, with the permission of the priest in charge, the Rev. Ll. Jones.

 

Transcriptions

Todenham Marriages 1800 to 1812

Thomas Styles & Sarah Newman, 15 July 1800

James Smith & Mary Robinson, 14 Oct. 1800

John Margetts, of St. Mary, Warwick, & Jane Bryan, lic., 16 Oct. 1800

Richard Nash & Ann Phillips, 10 Nov. 1800

Richard Arckell, of Shipston, & Ann Harris, lic., 15 Jan. 1801

Charles Smith, of Eatington, & Mary Randal, 25 May 1801

James Baylis, of Lemington, & Jane Tuffley, 1 June 1801

Thomas Garrett & Harriot Elizabeth Harris, lic., 15 June 1802

Thomas Green & Henrietta Clark, 14 Oct. 1802

Joseph Pool & Rachel Mason, 1 Nov. 1802

Thomas Hatton & Susanna Winters, of Morton-in-Marsh, 19 May 1803

Thomas Cooper, of Ebrington, & Elizabeth Styles, w., lic., 7 Nov. 1803

Richard Wyatt & Mary Walton, 6 Aug. 1804

James Maron & Mary Preston, 19 Aug. 1804

Richard George & Ann Adam, 14 Feb. 1805

John Hall & Maria Tarver, 19 Feb. 1805

William Tuffley & Ann Holyock, 29 Apr. 1805

Richard Franklin & Sarah Mannen, 21 Nov. 1805

Richard Hennis, of Broadway, & Ann Milbourne, 1 Apr. 1806

William Hyatt, of Sutton, & Ester Campden, 27 May 1806

John Shepherd & Eleanor Hands, 31 July 1806

James Morris & Elizabeth Clopton, lic., 19 Aug. 1806

John King & Mary Gill, 20 Nov. 1806

William Carwell, of Kingham, & Hannah Mackough, lic., 12 Feb. 1807

William Ward & Ann Griffen, 15 June 1807

Richard Cuttle & Mary King, 22 June 1807

John Brown & Sarah Dyar, 25 July 1807

William Hadland, of Atherstone, & Grace Bradley, 18 Dec. 1807

John Hutchings & Sarah Rouse, 6 Sept. 1807

Thomas Wall, of Lemington, & Jane Cooper, lic., 20 Apr. 1809

William Powell, of Wormall, co. Bucks, & Betty Harbidge, of Toddenham, lic., 28 Sept. 1809

Walter Hall, of Lemington, & Elizabeth Wyatt, lic., 11 Oct. 1809

Richard Morris, of Kidlington, co. Ox., Ann & Camden [sic], 1 Mar. 1810

Joseph Rouse & Jane Rouse, of Blockley, 8 Nov. 1810

James Goode & Elizabeth Robins, 6 Apr. 1812

Richard Brain & Mary Clark, of Whichford, 18 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.

Todenham Marriages 1784 to 1799

Volume II.

William Edgington, w., & Jane Bubb, 28 July 1784

Michael Scarbrook & Mary Mason, 9 Aug. 1784

Joseph Churchill & Ann Cross, 4 Oct. 1784

Thomas Tomblins & Catharine Kirby, of Ebrington, 27 Oct. 1784

Robert Johnson & Ann Smith, lic., 6 Nov. 1784

Richard Rouse & Ann Strong, of Shipston, 25 Jan. 1785

Francis Clifford, w., & Anne Cornwall, of Honington, 6 Sept. 1785

William Painter, of Bicester, & Susanna Philips, lic., 25 Oct. 1785

William Lampitt & Elizabeth Huckfield, w., 9 Jan. 1786

Joseph Carter & Sarah Ruck (?), 26 June 1786

Richard Lee, of Wootton, co. Ox., & Mary Hawkins, lic., 29 June 1787

John Scott, of Great Wolford, & Penelope Freeman, lic., 10 Oct. 1787

William Lidsey & Elizabeth Nevill, 11 Oct. 1787

George Cooper & Sarah Cooper, w., 12 Nov. 1787

Charles Hookham, of Stow, & Ann Bryant, lic., 12 July 1788

William Bonam, of Woolford, & Elizabeth Haris, w., 16 Nov. 1788

William Smith & Ann Beal, 27 July 1789

John Cluff, w., & Hannah Rose, of Tidminton, w., 7 Dec. 1789

Robert Brian & Ann Dyar, 30 Dec. 1789

John Green & Jane Harris, 6 Apr. 1790

Jabez Kimber & Mary Harbidge, lic., 10 June 1790

Robert Morris & Katherine Hiorns, lic., 7 Sept. 1790

John Beal, of Compton Parva, & Sarah Beal, 19 Oct. 1790

Anthony Harris & Sarah Neal, of Blockley, 11 Nov. 1790

William Webb & Ann Green, 12 Jan. 1792

William Halford, of Lemington, & Sarah Brian, lic., 17 May 1792

Josiah Faxon & Phebe Waring, 24 Nov. 1792

John Fareman & Ann Leicester, lic., 28 Jan. 1793

Thomas Freeman, of Suckley, & Elizabeth Boseley, lic., 13 Feb. 1793

Thomas Gardener, of L. Risington, & Sarah Wright, 5 Oct. 1793

Edward Nichols & Sarah Haydon, 24 Sept. 1795

William Hall, of Little Wolford, & Elizabeth Mason, 9 Nov. 1795

Henry Hicks, of South Littleton, & Elizabeth Green, lic., 15 Aug. 1796

William Mason & Jane Summerton, 15 Aug. 1796

Joseph Rouse & Ann Hands, 30 Jan. 1797

James Blinker & Elizabeth Styles, lic., 6 Feb. 1797

Samuel Edgington, of Spelsbury, & Sarah Milborne, 9 July 1797

Henry Holland, Burford, co. Ox., & Sarah Adams, 5 Dec. 1797

William Flanakin & Mary Berry, 23 Oct. 1799

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.

Todenham Marriages 1755 to 1784

Thomas Preston & Ann Newman, 5 May 1755

John Warner & Ann Mander, 13 Nov. 1755

John Wilkins & Ann Lester, 27 Nov. 1755

Richard Atwood & Sarah Lester, 28 Feb. 1756

Joseph Wyatt & Sarah Partlow, 5 May 1756

Robert Hiden & Mary Powel, 23 May 1756

Joseph Callow & Eliza Slatter, 18 Oct. 1756

Edward Trotman & Mary Barret, 13 Dec. 1756

Michael Prentice & Jane Bennet, 17 July 1762

Zachary Prentice & Betty Rouse, 27 Aug. 1762

John Byrd & Eliza Bryan, 10 May 1763

Richard Goodwin & Susanna Dix, 30 Aug. 1763

Samuel Davis & Mary Freeman, 22 Sept. 1763

John Rouse & Susanna Sumerton, 30 Oct. 1763

John Powel & Eliz. Wyatt, 24 Oct. 1763

John Groves & Ann Claridge, 9 Dec. 1763

John Hartel & Mary Dyer, 14 Apr. 1764

Robert Smith & Mary White, 9 Jan. 1768

Thomas White & Martha Moseley, 30 Aug. 1768

William Green & Mary Baskett, 12 Oct. 1768

William Cricketts, of St. John’s, Worcester, & Mary Masters, 12 Oct. 1768

John Hunt, of Croperredy, & Jane Steel, lic., 22 Nov. 1768

Jacob Smith & Ann Field, 10 July 1769

Richard Mason & Anne Baskett, 9 Jan. 1769

Thomas Garrett & Joanna Hobbins, lic., 25 June 1770

Nathan Harris, of Tredington, & Elizabeth Morris, 30 July 1770

James Taylor, w., of Brailes, & Elizabeth Powel, w., lic., 1 Jan. 1772

Joseph Milburne & Sarah Pease, 27 Jan. 1772

Thomas Rogers, of Clifford, & Mary Mason, 17 June 1772

Thomas Green & Martha Phillips, 28 June 1772

Thomas Wyatt & Jane Marshall, of Blockley, lic., 5 Aug. 1772

William Harris, of Wolford, & Elizabeth Walton, lic., 20 Aug. 1773

William Venfield, of Great Rowlright, & Amey Mander, 28 Aug. 1773

Thomas Rouse & Elizabeth Smith, of Ilmington, w., 17 Oct. 1773

John Saunders & Elizabeth Bubb, 1 Nov. 1773

Thomas Shepherd & Mary Hitchman, 22 Nov. 1773

John Cluff & Martha Simcoxe, 25 Apr. 1774

Wm. Edginton & Sarah Blackwell, 1 June 1775

Francis Clifford, of Eustone, & Ann Eldridge, 5 July 1775

George Moseley & Mary Mander, 16 Oct. 1775

Richard Lampit & Elizabeth Randal, 9 Apr. 1776

William Brain & Elizabeth Davis, 27 Apr. 1776

John Miles & Hannah Potter, of Ilmington, lic., 7 Apr. 1776

John King & Margaret Kettle, 6 Nov. 1776

John Townsend, of Witney, & Elizabeth Edgington, 28 Oct. 1777

Robert Franklin & Mary Claridge, 11 Dec. 1777

Nathaniel Rouse & Catherine Cudd, 26 Dec. 1777

Richard Tomkins, of Long Compton, & Hannah Newman, 20 Apr. 1778

William Hands & Betty Rouse, 9 Nov. 1778

Thomas Walton, of Loxley, & Ann Baskett, 10 Jan. 1779

Joseph Slatter & Martha White, w., 29 Jan. 1779

Robert Gloucester, of Kington, & Elizabeth Sandford, lic., 2 Dec. 1779

John Rouse & Anne Wyatt, 25 July 1780

Edward Bliss & Mary Marshall, 9 Oct. 1780

Charles Lampett & Elizabeth Butler, 27 Nov. 1780

William Mason & Elizabeth Saunders, 19 Feb. 1781

William Green, of Tredington, & Mary Hobbins, lic., 19 Apr. 1781

Richard Franklin & Letitia Learner, of Stretton, 18 Mar. 1781

John Manners & Elizabeth Franklin, 4 Apr. 1782

Wm. Somerton & Mary Allcock, of Whatcott, 1782

John Lock, of Tidington, & Elizabeth – ? 6 Jan. 1783

John Randall & Hannah Coombe, of Salford, 24 Dec. 1783

William Wells of Rowington, & Gracie Phillips, lic., 12 Feb. 1784

William Cudd, of Burmington, & Mary Green, 24 Feb. 1784

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.

Todenham Marriages 1721 to 1754

Volume I.

William Bennet & Susannah Lamb, 29 May 1721

Richard South & Elizabeth Bevins, 22 Dec. 1721

William Parslow & Sarah Shettle, 3 May 1722

Edward Darby & Ann Curtiss, 30 Jan. 1722

Henry Hinchman & Elizabeth Powel, 4 June 1723

John Moseley & Susanna Adams, 23 Oct. 1723

Thomas Bowers & Mary Sheldon, 25 May 1724

Richard Baskett & Elizabeth Harper, 21 Dec. 1725

William Keyte & Elizabeth Petteford, 5 Oct. 1726

John Disson & Anne Claridge, 27 Dec. 1726

Robert Hine & Hannah Franklyn, 2 Oct. 1727

William Ashwin & Mary Ward, 8 Jan. 1727

Richard Tims & Hannah Morris, 22 Apr. 1728

William Cliffen & An Holyfield, 18 Nov. 1728

William Powel & Hannah Bennet, 8 Apr. 1729

Joseph Slater & Ann Slater, 1 Sept. 1729

Francis Tims & Hannah Gibs, 17 Nov. 1729

Hercules Lydall & Mary Morris, 30 Nov. 1729

William Powell & Mary Hobs, 14 June 1730

William Hill & Ann Clark, 1 June 1731

Robert Franklyn & Sarah Shailer, 5 Dec. 1731

Charles Hayward & Sarah Pratt, 27 Dec. 1732

William Adkins & Ann Stait, 16 May 1733

John Freeman & Penelope Mills, 11 Dec. 1733

William Carter & Francis Robins, 27 Dec. 1733

Michael Rose & Sarah Keyte, 19 Oct. 1734

William Heaven & Elizabeth Freeman, 25 Nov. 1734

Thomas White & Elizabeth James, 1 Feb. 1734

John Weston & Elizabeth Wale, 17 June 1735

Francis Taylor & Martha Allen, 22 Aug. 1735

Thomas Grimett & Ann Green, 17 Jan. 1735

Thomas Collett & Elizabeth Morris, 26 Apr. 1736

Thomas Calvert & Katherine Kirby, 13 Oct. 1736

Thomas Wells & Sarah Miles, 15 May 1738

Samuel Ballard & Mary Hayward, 12 July 1738

William Pitway & Hannah Hobbins, 19 Aug. 1738

William Rouse & Elizabeth Bennet, 26 Nov. 1728

Thomas Parker & Jane Coleman, 7 Apr. 1740

Richard Read & Margaret Taping, 6 Apr. 1741

William Godson & Sarah Hadland, 10 Sept. 1741

Henry Philips & Christian Pitway, 6 Oct. 1741

John Nicols & Susanah Howard, 10 Nov. 1741

William Harris & Sarah Matthews, 6 Jan. 1741

Michael Rose & Elizabeth Johnson, 2 Oct. 1742

William Mason & Mary Hobley, 15 Sept. 1745

Peter Hunt & Ann Kyte, 20 Dec. 1745

Thomas Broadice & Mary Stockford, 3 Feb. 1745

Ephraim Beg & Mary Minchen, 11 Feb. 1745

William Lampet & Ann Woodward, 30 Sept. 1746

William Blachwel & Mary Robins, 1 Oct. 1747

William Walker & Sarah Beasely, 6 Oct. 1747

Samuel Carpenter & Catherine White, 18 Oct. 1747

Thomas Workman & Jane Green, 5 Nov. 1747

Thomas Godson & Elizabeth Derham, 10 Apr. 1748

William Clark & Mary Mansel, 21 Apr. 1748

Francis Tims & Jane Edwards, 1 June 1748

Nicholas Johnson & Susannah White, 25 July 1748

Isaac White & Elizabeth Dickens, 27 July 1748

Thomas Miles & Elizabeth Bazand, 11 Dec. 1748

George Hains & Mary Long, 11 June 1749

Thomas Franklin & Eliza Elson, 13 Sept. 1749

William Salmon & Mary Boon, 23 Dec. 1749

Thomas Walker & Hannah Hiden, 16 Apr. 1750

William Wyat & Sarah Hiden, 6 Oct. 1750

Richard Best & Elizabeth Hitchman, 23 July 1750

Thomas Sumner & Ann Moseley, 8 Apr. 1751

John Tysoe & Rachel Bryan, 1 Oct. 1751

James Hill & Mary Willis, 18 Oct. 1751

Malachi Lester & Katherine Rawley, 10 Dec. 1751

Jonathan Beazly & Ann Baxter, 25 June 1752

William Lampit & Jane Drury, 13 Aug. 1752

James Hunt & Sophia Miles, 15 Sept. 1752

Robert Salmon & Jane Rouse, 6 May 1753

Thomas Harris & Elizabeth Bailey, 24 Sept. 1753

[No marriages listed for 1754.]

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 Todenham but who were married in another parish.

William Howes, b., of Tadnam, co. & dioc. of Gloucester, & Ann Cross, s., of S. L. . 20 Mar. 1797 at South Littleton, Worcestershire.

Poll Books

Todenham Poll Book 1834 - Google Books

Administration

  • County: Gloucestershire
  • Civil Registration District: Shipston on Stour
  • 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: Shipston on Stour
  • Hundred: Westminster (Gloucestershire)
  • Province: Canterbury