Hawkesbury, Gloucestershire. Parish Registers

Transcribed by Brenda Pickard (Starweaver)

The following notes have been contributed by Mr. Cecil G. Savile Foljambe, M.P., F.S.A.

The parish registers of Hawkesbury, consist of 13 volumes.

Vol. I.-Baptisms, marriages, and burials, 1603 to 1642...
" II.- ditto ditto 1642 to 1683.
" III.- ditto ditto 1695 to 1729.
" IV.-Baptisms and burials, 1730 to 1812.
" V.-Marriages, 1754 to 1798.
" VI.- ditto 1798 to 1812.
" VII.-Baptisms, 1812 to 1844.
" VIII.- ditto 1844 to 1866.
" IX.- ditto 1867 to present time.
" X.-Marriages, 1812 to 1837.
" XI.- ditto 1837 to present time.
" XII.-Burials, 1812 to 1884.
" XIII.- " 1884 to present time.


1630. Gyles Wodrofe, buried September 16.
1635. Willyam Jenkins and Dorothy Easmed, May the 25.
1654. Birth-Mary Jenkins, d. of Stephen Jenkins, Sept. 9.
1666. Sarah Woodroofe, daughter of John Woodroofe, bapt. Jan. 30.
1668. Arthur Woodruffe and Mary Bennet, maryed, Sept. 2.
1669. William Woodruffe, sonne of Arthur Woodruff, bapt. August 29.
1670. Ideth Woodruffe, buryed Aug. 10.
1672. Sarah Woodruffe, daughter of Arthur Woodruffe, bapt., June 16.
1672/3. William Jenkins and Jone Rodway, maryed Jan. 26.
1679. Mary, daughter of Giles Woodroffe, buried June 15.
1679. ..........Henry Stephens signs as Vicar.
1685. Isaak Fairfax, buried Oct. 6.
1687. James Woodroff and Rechel Urrin [almost illigible], married July 3.
1697. Buried--Isaak Jenkins, Dec. 14.
1702. Thos. Jenkins and Mary Mowray, mar. Dec. 23.
1711. Mr. Ballard, Minister of the Parish, deceased, Jan. ye 18th in ye year 1711, and was buried att Worcester.
1712. Mary Fairfax, widow, buried April ye 12th.
1713. Baptized--Thomas, s. of Thomas Jenkins, and Mary, his wife, Mar. 20.
1715. Baptized--John, son of Robt Codrington, and Anne, his wife, Jan. 16.
1717. Baptized--Hannah, dau. of Thomas Jenkins, Dec.13.
1718. Buried a child of Thomas Jenkins, Aug. ye 15. (No af[fidavit, i.e., of burial in wollen], Oct. 21).
1724. Robt Colins and Sarah Jenkins, both of this parish, married by banns Nov. ye 30.
1727. Buried--Mary Jenkins, widow, August 29.
1734. Buried--Mary Jenkins, Nov. 13.
1747. Buried--John Jenkins, June ye 11.
" Ester Jenkins, buried June ye 17.
1767. William Jenkins, of this parish, and Mary Manning, of St. James,Bath, married by license, Jan. 27.
1802. Rev. J. Potter Cole, Vicar, March 28, buried.



1748/9. Jan.--. Penelope, the daughter of William Blathwayt. Esq., and Penelope, his wife, ye 31st.
1755. Penelope, ye daughter of William Blathwayte and Penelope, his wife, July ye 21st


1742. Thomas Oatley, Esqre, of Pitchford (Salop), and Miss Catherine Jenkinson, of this Parish, by License, Feb. ye 22. P. Cole, Vicar.
1747. William Blathwayt, of Dirham, Esq.,and Penelope Jenkinson, of this Parish, by Lycence, Oct. ye 9.


1748/9. Penelope Blathwayte, Febry ye 1st.
1766. Sr Robert Jenkinson, Barronet, Augt 12.
1770. Amelia Jenkinson, wife of ye Right Honorable Charles Jenkinson, Esqr, July 20.
1771. Thomas Jenkinson, Esqre, Mar. 15.
1780. Dame Catherine Jenkinson, March 24.
1790. Sir Banks Jenkinson, Bart., July 29.
1808. The Right Honorable Charles Jenkinson, Earl of Liverpool, Decemr 30th. H. J. Randolph, Vicar.
1821. The Right Honble Louisa Theodosia, Countess of Liverpool, Fife House, Westminster, buried 22 June, aged 53 years. H. J. Randolph, Vicar.
1828. The Right Honble Robert Banks Jenkinson, Earl of Liverpool, Fife House, Westminster, buried 18th Decemr, aged 58. H. J. Randolph, Vicar.
1855. Katherine Jenkinson [in margin-Lady Jenkinson from Paris-] buried Feby 14th, aged 75. W. H. Boothby, Vicar.
1855. [Sir] Charles Jenkinson, Bart., from Paris, buried March 15th, aged 76. W. H. Boothby, Vicar.