Avington, Berkshire Family History Guide

Avington is an Ancient Parish in the county of Berkshire.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1725

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Avington

  • West Shefford
  • Inkpen
  • East Shefford
  • Denford
  • Kintbury

Historical Descriptions

Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Avington, 5 m. W. Newbury. P. 93.

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


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

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