Wootton or Wotton St Mary Within, Gloucestershire
Wootton, or Wotton, St Mary Within, a hamlet and a ville in Gloucester St Mary de Lode parish, Gloucestershire, adjacent to Gloucester city, and almost entirely within the borough of Gloucester. Acreage, 308; population, 3564. The old county and city lunatic asylum is here.
|Hundred||Dudstone and Kings Barton|
|Poor Law union||Gloucester|
Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
The Gloucestershire Parish Registers are available online at Ancestry, in association with Gloucestershire Archives.
Directories & Gazetteers
Transcript of the entry for Wootton from Samuel Lewis' A Topographical Dictionary of England, 1848
Newspapers and Periodicals
The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following newspapers covering Gloucestershire online:
- Gloucester Citizen
- Gloucester Journal
- Gloucestershire Chronicle
- Gloucestershire Echo
- Cheltenham Chronicle
- Cheltenham Looker-On
The Visitation of the county of Gloucester, 1623 is available on the Heraldry page.