Hasleton, a village, a township, and a parish in Gloucestershire. The village stands among the Cotswolds, 3 miles NW of Northleach, and 2¼ S of Notgrove station on the Banbury and Cheltenham branch of the G.W.R. Post town, Cheltenham; money order and telegraph office, Northleach. Acreage of township, 1566; population, 172. The parish includes the hamlet and chapelry of Yanworth. Population of the ecclesiastical parish, 303. The living is a rectory, united with the chapelry of Yanworth, in the diocese of Gloucester and Bristol; joint net yearly value, £247 with residence. Patron, the Lord Chancellor. The church is Norman, and was restored in 1866.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
|Ecclesiastical parish||Hazleton St. Andrew|
|Poor Law union||Northleach|
Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
The register dates from the year 1597.
The Gloucestershire Parish Registers are available online at Ancestry, in association with Gloucestershire Archives.
Church of England
St. Andrew (parish church)
The church of St. Andrew is a small building of stone, in the Norman style, consisting of chancel, nave of two bays, north aisle, south porch and an embattled western tower, containing 2 bells: the church was restored in 1866, when it was reseated with low open seats and the chancel with stalls and a small stained east window inserted: there are also three other stained windows: there are 130 sittings.
For general information about Civil Registration (births, marriages and deaths) see the Civil Registration page.
Directories & Gazetteers
We have transcribed the entry for Hasleton from the following:
- Samuel Lewis' A Topographical Dictionary of England, by Samuel Lewis, seventh edition, published 1858. (Hazleton (St. Andrew))
Land and Property
The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Gloucestershire is available to browse.
Online maps of Hasleton are available from a number of sites:
- Bing (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
- Google Streetview.
- National Library of Scotland. (Old maps)
- old-maps.co.uk (Old Ordnance Survey maps to buy).
- Streetmap.co.uk (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
- A Vision of Britain through Time. (Old maps)
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.