Great Rollright is an Ancient Parish in the county of Oxfordshire.
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1560
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1667; 1722
Nonconformists include: Baptist and Particular Baptist.
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- Adjacent Parishes
- Parish History
- Parish Records
- Little Rollright
- Chipping Norton
- Hook Norton
- Whichford, Warwickshire
- Long Compton, Warwickshire
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The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870
ROLLRIGHT (Great), a village and a parish in Chipping-Norton district, Oxford. The village stands 3 miles N by E of Chipping-Norton r. station; was known at Domesday as Rollendri; and has a wall letter-box under Chipping-Norton. The parish comprises 2, 360 acres. Real property, £3, 478. Pop., 410. Houses, 93. The property is divided among a few.
The manor belongs to Brasenose College, Oxford. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Oxford. Value, £250. Patron, Brasenose College, Oxford.
The church is partly Norman, partly early English, all good: and contains a monument to Shepheard, the friend of Prior. There are two Baptist chapels, a national school, and charities £130.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
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England, Oxfordshire, Rollright (Great)
England, Oxfordshire, Great Rollright – Census ( 1 )
Census returns for Great Rollright, 1841-1891
Author: Great Britain. Census Office
England, Oxfordshire, Great Rollright – Church records ( 1 )
Great Rollright parish registers : [parish register transcripts], 1560-1935
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Great Rollright; Oxfordshire Family History Society
England, Oxfordshire, Great Rollright – History ( 1 )
The manors and advowson of Great Rollright
Author: Jeffery, Reginald Wellbury
Oxfordshire Archives & Family History Groups
- County: Oxfordshire
- Civil Registration District: Chipping Norton
- Probate Court: Courts of the Bishop (Episcopal Consistory) and the Archdeaconry of Oxford
- Diocese: Oxford
- Rural Deanery: Chipping Norton
- Poor Law Union: Chipping Norton
- Hundred: Chadlington
- Province: Canterbury