Kingsdown St Matthew, Gloucestershire Genealogy

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Kingsdown St Matthew

Guide to Kingsdown St Matthew, Gloucestershire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Kingsdown St Matthew, Gloucestershire
Type Ecclesiastical Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Barton Regis; Berkeley; Bristol City; Henbury
County Gloucestershire
Poor Law Union Bristol; Clifton
Registration District Bristol; Clifton
Records begin
Parish registers: 1870
Bishop's Transcripts: None
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Bristol
Diocese Gloucester and Bristol
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Bishop of Gloucester (Episcopal Consistory)
Location of Archive
Gloucestershire Record Office

Parish History

Kingsdown St Matthew is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Gloucestershire, created in 1850 from Bristol St James Ancient Parish, Montpelier Ecclesiastical Parish and Westbury-on-Trym Ancient Parish. No non-Church of England denominations have been identified for Kingsdown St Matthew. [1]


Civil Registration

Church records

Online Parish Clerks

Census records

Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census Records and Indexes Online. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library.

Poor Law Unions

Probate records

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