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During the 17th century, the rectory lands and tithes of Cheltenham and the associated 'chapel' of Charlton Kings descended from Sir Baptist Hicks

These transcripts of 21 Oxenhall probate inventories have been prepared by volunteer effort at the

In 1604, James I disposed of the manor of Bishop's Cleeve, which had been held by the Crown since the dissolution, to two London merchants, Peter V

These inventories have been transcribed by volunteers at Glou

This series of probate inventories for the Severnside parish of Norton has been transcribed by volunteers at

These 44 inventories were transcribed by members of the Cheltenham Local History Society, and other

Cheltenham has a rich series of manor records, starting in the 1300s.

Included here are transcriptions of several rentals mostly of the 15th century, held at the National Archives (SC 11/216 to 227).

Very few medieval wills are known for Cheltenham.