Pigot's Directory of Gloucestershire, 1830
Transcribed from microfiche by Ted Wildy of Auckland, New Zealand © 1993
"COLEFORD is a chapelry in the parish of Newland and the Hundred of St Briavel, lying 20 miles from Gloucester. The Grammar School there was founded in 1632 by Edward Bell. In the returns for 1821 Coleford is shown as having 1,801 inhabitants."
NAMES RANK / OCCUPATION ADDRESSES ATWOOD Thomas Hosier Coleford BANISTER Frederick Currier Coleford BATHURST Chas B. Esq. Lydney Park, Coleford BATTEN Thomas Surgeon Coleford BEACH Elijah Shopkeeper Coleford BEECH Humphrey Boot & Shore Maker Coleford BENFIELD Joseph Stone Mason Coleford BIGHAM John Grocer & Draper Coleford BROOKSHAW Nicholas Blacksmith Coleford BUTT James Clothes Dealer Coleford CHANNEY Ann Mrs. Coleford CLARKE William Esq. Willsbury COOMBS James Saddler Coleford COURT James Painter & Plumber Coleford DAVIES Richard Revd. Staunton DIGHTON General Newland DOUGLAS Henry Revd. Newland DUCAREL Philip J. Esq. Newland House EDWARDS John Cabinet Maker Coleford EDWARDS John Innkeeper/Public Ho. Plume of Feathers EDWARDS Richard Innkeeper/Public Ho. Royal Oak EVANS John Carpenter Coleford FERNEY Moses Hatter Coleford FRYER Henry H. Esq. Lambsquay House FRYER Henry Hooper Attorney Coleford GARNSEY T.R. Revd. Christ Church GODWIN Thomas Innkeeper Jovial Colliers GREENING Benjamin Watch Maker Coleford GRINDELL Henry Tiler & Plasterer Coleford GRINDELL Thomas Innkeeper/Public Ho. Red Lion HAFFENDEN James Esq. Clearwell Court HARRIS George Ironmonger & butcher Coleford HARRIS Josiah Evans Butcher Coleford HARRIS Keziah Straw Hat Maker Coleford HARRIS Milson Butcher Coleford HARRIS William Skinner Coleford HARROP James Plumber & Glazier Coleford HATTON John Innkeeper Ostrich, Newland HATTON Thomas Tailor & Draper Coleford HOLDER Thomas Innkeeper Angel Inn & Posting House. HULIN William Tiler & Plasterer Coleford JAMES John Iron / Coal Master Lydney JAMES Philip Stone Cutter Coleford JAMES Richard Gent Coleford JAMES Thomas Esq. Coleford JAMES William Stone Cutter Coleford JENNINGS John Surgeon Coleford JONES George Carpenter Coleford JONES Joseph Watch maker Coleford JONES Mary Mistress Baptist Free School, Coleford KEARSEY Richard Miller Coleford KEMEYS Joseph Cooper Coleford KERBY Mary Ann Milliner Coleford LOCKE Frederick Wm. Druggist Etc. Coleford MARSH Thomas Surgeon Coleford MARWOOD Thomas English Revd. Bicknor MONTAGUE William Iron / Coal Master Cinderford Iron Co, Lydney MOORE Joseph Boot & Shoe Maker Coleford MORGAN George Innkeeper Old White Hart MORGAN Jane Straw Hat Maker Coleford MORGAN Theophilus Revd. Newland MORGAN Theophilus Rev. Schoolmaster Grammar School, Newland MORRIS William Blacksmith Coleford MUSHET?? David Esq. Coleford NASH Richard Baker & Maltster Coleford NEWMARCH John Carpenter Coleford NICHOLSON Thomas Postmaster Coleford NICHOLSON Thomas Grocer Coleford NICHOLSON Thomas jun Bookseller Coleford PEARCE Mary Maltster Coleford PEARCE William Cabinet Maker Coleford PEEL William H. Esq. Aylesmore House PEWTNER Esaiah Schoolmaster National School, Coleford PHILIPS Thomas Evans Linen/Woollen Draper Coleford PITTAWAY William Hair Dresser Coleford POOLE Henry Revd. St Paul's Park End PORTER Richard Innkeeper/Public Ho. White Hart PORTER Samuel Stone Cutter Coleford PORTER Thomas Innkeeper King's Head PORTER William Linen/Woollen Draper Coleford POWELL James Draper & Grocer Coleford POWELL James jun Draper/Grocer Coleford PRESTON John Baker & Flour Dealer Coleford PROBYN John Esq. Coleford PROSSER Mary Ann Dressmaker Coleford PROTHEROE Edward Iron / Coal Master Park End RIDOUT George Esq. Newland ROBERTS William Attorney & Fire Off Coleford ROSSER Thomas Stone Cutter Coleford STEEL Ann Blacksmith Coleford STEPHENS Thomas Saddler Coleford STOCKHOLM John Schoolmaster National School, White Clift TAYLOR Samuel Schoolmaster Baptist Free School, Coleford TEAGUE Mrs. Coleford TEAGUE Peter Iron / Coal Master Coleford THOMAS William Tailor Coleford TOMLIN James Clothes Dealer Coleford TRIGG Jeremiah Innkeeper/Public Ho. Traveller's Rest, White Clift TROTTER Thomas Draper & Grocer Coleford WATTS John Baker Coleford WATTS John Potter Whiteclift WATTS William Builder Coleford WHITE Richard & Son Land Agent/Auctioneer Coleford WILCOX Henry Tailor Coleford WILCOX William Cabinet Maker Coleford WINTLE George Retail Brewer Coleford
[Transcribed by the late Ted Wildy of Auckland, New Zealand on 21st October 1993]