Warmley Gloucestershire Family History Guide

Warmley is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Gloucestershire, created in 1851 from Syston Ancient Parish and Bitton Ancient Parish and Kingswood Ecclesiastical Parish.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1851
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1851

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Warmley

  • Kingswood
  • Oldland
  • Syston
  • Wick and Abson
  • Bitton

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

WARMLEY, a chapelry in Siston and Bitton parishes, Gloucester; 1 mile S of Mangotsfield r. station, and 5 E of Bristol. It was constituted in 1851; and it has a post-office under Bristol. Pop., 2,016. Houses, 439. Coal is mined. The living is a p. curacy in the diocese of Gloucester and Bristol. Value, £88. Patron, the Bishop of G. and B.

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


Vision of Britain historical maps

Warmley 1912: Gloucestershire Sheet 72.16 (Old Ordnance Survey Maps of Gloucestershire)

Family History Links

FamilySearch – Birth Marriage & Death records, Census, Migration & Naturalization and Military records – Free

Further Reading

The official guide to the Rural District of Warmley

Kingswood and Warmley on Old Postcards (Bygone Bristol) by Fisher, Derek; Fisher, Janet

Life as it Was in Cadbury Heath and Warmley

Life As It Was in Cadbury Heath and Warmley Volume 2 by Alan Bryant (Editor)

Life As It Was in Cadbury Heath and Warmley, Volume 3 by Alan Bryant (Editor), Mary E Jennings (Editor)

OLDLAND, THE VILLAGE AND THE PARISH Includes Willsbridge, North Common, Warmley & Longwell Green


County: Gloucestershire
Civil Registration District: Keynsham
Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Gloucester (Episcopal Consistory)
Diocese: Gloucester and Bristol
Rural Deanery: Hawkesbury
Poor Law Union: Keynsham
Hundred: Langley and Swinehead; Pucklechurch
Province: Canterbury