Moreton Valence, Gloucestershire
Moreton or Morton Valence, a village and a parish in Gloucestershire, 2 1/4 miles WSW of Haresfield station on the M.R., and 3 1/4 NNW of Stonehouse, with a post office under Stonehouse; money order office, Whitminster; telegraph office, Haresfield railway station. Acreage of the civil parish, 991; population, 260 ; of the ecclesiastical, 189. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Gloucester and Bristol; net value, £138. Patron, the Bishop of Gloucester and Bristol. The church is chiefly Later English, consists of nave, S aisle, and chancel, with a tower, and was restored in 1880.
The register dates from the year 1681.
Details of the places of worship in Moreton Valence, and their records, can be found on the following pages:
- St. Stephen (Church of England)
The Visitation of the county of Gloucester, 1623 is available on the Heraldry page.