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England  Gotoarrow.png  Gloucestershire Gotoarrow.png  Gloucestershire Parishes

Parish History

ULEY (St. Giles), a parish, in the union of Dursley, Upper division of the hundred of Berkeley, W.division of the county of Gloucester, 2½ miles (E. by N.) from Dursley. The parish is situated on the road from Berkeley to Stroud and Cheltenham. [1]

Uley is located in the southern Cotswold Hills of Gloucestershire, about .  It is Historical information for Uley is given on the following web sites:

Neighboring Parishes


Church Records

FREG = FreeReg.org.uk
ULEY PARISH (year) Online Records


Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FREG 1668-1807 None 1668-1812 None 1670-1798 None


Civil Registration

From 1837 until 1946, Uley was in the civil registration district of Dursley.  Until 1852, Dursley was included in volume 11 of the national quarterly registers.  Beginning in 1852, it was in volume 6A.  These records are indexed online.  See England Civil Registration.

Parish Records

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. The first film number is 288761.

Probate Records

Before 1858, Uley was under the probate jurisdiction of the ecclesiastical Court of the Bishop of Gloucester.  Beginning in 1858, it was under the jurisdiction of the civil Gloucester Probate Registry.

The records for 1541-1858 are indexed online in the Gloucestershire Genealogical Database.  Once you have searched the index, return to the Wiki and go to the article on the Court of the Bishop of Gloucester for information on obtaining the records.

Original records are deposited at the Gloucestershire Archives


  1. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 414-418. Date accessed: 12 March 2013.


Genealogy and History Websites