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Gloucestershire - Genealogical Resources

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Gloucestershire Genealogical Resources

Image Right - Gloucestershire County Record Office and family history centre housed in a former school off Alvin Street.

Image Geograph © Copyright Philip Halling and licensed for reuse under Creative Commons Licence.

The purpose of this project is to outline the regional resources available for research in Gloucestershire, both geographical/physical and online.

See British and Irish Genealogical Reference Centre

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Please add links to any resources you find in the appropriate sections below.

GENUKI Gloucestershire

Cyndi's List - Gloucestershire

Resource Centres - Repositories

Clarence Row, Alvin Street, Gloucester, GL1 3DW
Telephone:44 (0) 1452 425295

'B' Bond Warehouse (via Create Centre), Smeaton Road, Bristol, BS1 6XN
Telephone:44 (0) 117 922 4224

Local Family and Local History Societies


Research Guides

Historical documents

History of Gloucestershire Communities


  • The Village of Longhope includes a family history section complete with databases.
  • Scribe's Alcove database of baptism, marriage and burial records extracted from six Gloucestershire parishes around Berkeley and Thornbury.

Historical Resources publications

Military Resources


Professional Researchers

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