Place:Coln Rogers, Gloucestershire, England

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NameColn Rogers
Alt namesColn-Rogerssource: Family History Library Catalog
TypeVillage, Civil parish
Coordinates51.783°N 1.883°W
Located inGloucestershire, England
See alsoBradley (hundred), Gloucestershire, Englandhundred in which the parish was located
Northleach Rural, Gloucestershire, Englandrural district of which it was a part 1894-1974
Cotswold (district), Gloucestershire, Englandadmininstrative district of which it has been part since 1974
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


Coln Rogers is a village in the Cotswold District of the English county of Gloucestershire.

A Vision of Britain through Time provides the following description of Coln Rogers from John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales of 1870-72:

"COLN-ROGERS, a parish in Northleach district, Gloucester; on the river Colne, 4 miles SSW of Northleach, and 7 NE by N of Cirencester [railway] station. Post town, Northleach, under Cheltenham. Acres: 1,508. Real property: £1,502. Population: 116. Houses: 28. The property is divided among a few. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Gloucester and Bristol. Value: £225. Patrons: the Dean and Chapter of Gloucester. The church is old but good. Charities, £6."

Research Tips

Online sources which may also be helpful:

  • Coln Rogers from A History of the County of Gloucester: Volume 9/Bradley hundred] in the Victoria County History series provided by the website British History Online
  • GENUKI gives pointers to other archive sources as well as providing some details on each parish in the county. The emphasis here is on ecclesiastical parishes (useful before 1837)
  • A listing of all the Registration Districts in England and Wales since their introduction in 1837 and tables of the parishes that were part of each district and the time period covered with detailed notes on changes of parish name, mergers, etc. Respect the copyright on this material.
  • The FamilySearch Wiki for Gloucestershire provides a similar but not identical series of webpages to that provided by GENUKI
  • A Vision of Britain through Time has a group of pages of statistical facts for almost every parish in the county
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