Ashbury, Berkshire Family History Guide

Ashbury is an Ancient Parish in the county of Berkshire.

Other places in the parish include: Odstone, Idstone, and Kingstone Winslow.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1653

Nonconformists include: Primitive Methodist

Parishes adjacent to Ashbury

  • Baydon
  • Compton Beauchamp
  • Lambourn
  • Shrivenham
  • Bishopstone

Historical Descriptions

Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Ashbury, 7 m. S. W. Wantage. P. 819.

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

Administration

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