Barkham is an Ancient Parish in the county of Berkshire.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1538

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Barkham

  • Finchampstead
  • Bear Wood
  • Wokingham
  • Arborfield

Historical Descriptions

Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Barkham, 2 miles S. Oakingham. P. 248.

Source: Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales; Second Edition; C. W. Leonard, London; 1850.


  • County: Berkshire
  • Civil Registration District: Wokingham
  • Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Berkshire
  • Diocese: Pre-1836 – Salisbury, Post-1835 – Oxford
  • Rural Deanery: Reading
  • Poor Law Union: Wokingham
  • Hundred: Charlton
  • Province: Canterbury