Forest of Dean Inquest 1868-1942

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The Forest of Dean Inquest database is an abstract of minute books that have been transcribed from the original records which are held at Gloucestershire Archives.

The records contain names of the deceased people who the Inquests are about. Also included are the names of the Jury, Witnesses and the Surgeon who were present at the Inquests.

A Special thanks to both David Drinkwater and the assistance of Debbie Kyte for transcribing these records for us all to read.


As with any transcript, please use this data as an aid to your research only, and not as a definitive source. Therefore, if you find some information of interest, we strongly recommend you check the original source for yourself to verify that the information is correct as we cannot accept responsibility for any inaccuracy it may contain.