Kingston Lisle, Berkshire Family History Guide

Kingston Lisle is a chapelry of Sparsholt Ancient Parish in Berkshire.

Other places in the parish include: Fawler.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1559

Nonconformists include: Baptist

Parishes adjacent to Kingston Lisle

  • Stanford in the Vale
  • Lambourn
  • Baulking with Woolstone
  • Uffington
  • Sparsholt

Historical Descriptions

The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales 1851

Kingston-Lisle and Harlow, a chapelry in the parish of Sparsholt, county of Berks; 4½ miles west of Wantage, in the line of the Wilts and Berks canal, and of the Great Western railway. Living, a curacy subordinate to the vicarage of Sparsholt. The Baptists have a place of worship here, and there is a daily school. Acres 2,060. Houses 34. A.P. £2,933. Pop., in 1801, 261; in 1831, 376. Poor rates, in 1838, £165 12s.

Source: The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales; A Fullarton & Co. Glasgow; 1851.

Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Kingston-Lisle and Farlow, 5 m. W. Wantage. P. 397

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

Marriages

Marriages at Kingston Lisle 1560-1837

Marriages at Kingston Lisle 1560-1837 - UK Genealogy Archives

Administration

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