Chapel (detached) in Bredon Ancient Parish. A separate Civil Parish in 1866. Ecclesiastically severed in 1912 and transferred to Temple Guiting Ancient Parish, Gloucestershire, to help create Temple Guiting with Cutsdean Ecclesiastical Parish. Transferred in 1931 from Worcestershire to Gloucestershire.
In Upper Oswaldslow, Worcestershire though locally in Upper Kiftsgate, Gloucestershire 
Stanway; Bourton on the Hill; Sezincote ; Longborough; Condicote; Temple Guiting; Didbrook (all in Gloucestershire) 
Parish Registers at Worcestershire Archives
International Genealogical Index (IGI)
|Bishops' Transcripts||Births / Christenings||C:1634-75 (10%)|
Christenings 1695-1993 Marriages 1697-1837 Burials 1697-1990 Gloucestershire Archives
Gloucestershire FHS marriage index: 1802-37 Gloucestershire Archives
CUTSDEAN (St. James) : Marriages 1800-37: Gloucestershire marriages, vol. 19 [Typescript.] IN: Gloucestershire marriages, vol. 19 Published , 1986 Author Gloucestershire FHS (transcriptions) Source D: Gloucestershire FHS Society of Genealogists
Church roll: Baptists 1839-1948 Gloucestershire Archives
All the censuses between 1841 and 1901 are now available on a number of fee-paying (Subscription or PayAsYouGo) sites including Ancestry.co.uk, FindMyPast.co.uk, thegenealogist.co.uk and genesreunited.co.uk. The 1911 census is available in full or in part on some of these sites. We are unable to advise on the choice of site since researchers' personal preferences will be influenced by the content and search facilities offered by each site. Some sites offer a free trial.
Access to the library edition of Ancestry.co.uk is widely available at most record offices, including Worcestershire Archives, and some libraries. You are advised to book time on their computers before making a visit.
A free-to-view site is being developed at freecen.org.uk for the 1841, 1851, 1861, 1871 and 1891 censuses. Coverage of Worcestershire parishes is rather sparse at this time.
Census returns can usually be viewed at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints' Family History Centres.
Some repositories offer census details on microform, disc or printed copy. These include:
1861-91 Gloucestershire Archives
Gloucestershire 1891 census returns: Winchcomb registration district RG 12/2039-2040 [Microfilm.] - Published London Public Record Office, 2003 Society of Genealogists
Name index of overseers of the poor papers for parishes Abenhall - Moreton Valance [Microfiche.] - Published Gloucester : Gloucestershire FHS, 1999 - Authors: Loosley, John & Bright, John Society of Genealogists
An extract from the Topographical Dictionary of England 1831 by Samuel Lewis:
CUTSDEAN, a chapelry in that part of the parish of BREDON which is in the upper division of the hundred of OSWALDSLOW, county of WORCESTER, though locally in the upper division of the hundred of Kiftsgate, county of Gloucester, 7 miles (W. by S.) from Moreton in the Marsh, containing 112 inhabitants. There is a trifling endowment for educating children.
Last Updated: 22/07/2012