Extracts trom the Parish Registers, 1650-1799
North Nibley, near Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire, England.
The first volume of Gloucestershire Notes and Queries was published in 1881, edited by Rev. Beaver H. Blacker, M.A., and is used for the information detailed below. The spelling and grammar are as the original.
|1650||William Ragg, a very aged man, being by report a hundred and four, was buried Jany 22.|
|1655||Agnese Dansley, a poore alms maid, was buried April 17|
|1657||Mary, the wife of Nicholas Andrewes, of Stancombe, who barbariously cut her own throat, and deceased of the same wound, and lyeth buried in a void place a little beyond the great toumbestone, the 14 Jan.|
|1658||Thomas Hoskings, an old bachelor, was bur. July 5.|
|1662||Thomas Rediverd and Kimberah Hancock, both of this Parish, were married 19 May|
|Elizabeth Tilly, an ancient mayd of this parish, was buryed 10 Decr.|
|1678||Silvanus and Timotheus, twin sons of Mr Moore Fortune, Clk, bapt. July 25|
|1694||William, son of William Wickes and Apulina, his wife, bapt. August 26|
|1698||John Pagler had a child born about ye 5th of February, as I am told, for he has brought me no note about his christning|
|1703||John Founling was so called because he was not known whose child, exposed and found in the street at the Park House, bapt. August 8|
|1722||Salathiel, son of Joseph Adlam, bur. March 16.|
|1795||Deborah, daughter of John and Syndonia Malpass, of Wick, in the Par. of Berkeley, bapt. 28 March|
|1799||Gratiana Millard, bur. July 2|