Arborfield, Berkshire Family History Guide

Arborfield is an Ancient Parish in the county of Berkshire.

Parish church: St. Bartholomew

Parish registers begin: 1705

Nonconformists include: Independent/Congregational

Parishes adjacent to Arborfield

  • Swallowfield
  • Finchampstead
  • Shinfield
  • Barkham
  • Bear Wood
  • Wokingham
  • Earley

Historical Descriptions

Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Arborfield, 3 miles S.W. Oakingham. P. 300.

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

Directories

Arborfield Berkshire Cassey History Gazetteer and Directory of Berkshire and Oxfordshire 1868

Administration

  • County: Berkshire
  • Civil Registration District: Wokingham
  • Probate Court: Court of the Peculiar of the Dean of Salisbury
  • Diocese: Post-1835 – Oxford, Pre-1836 – Salisbury
  • Rural Deanery: Post-1845 – Reading, Pre-1846 – Salisbury
  • Poor Law Union: Wokingham
  • Hundred: Sonning
  • Province: Canterbury
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