Beedon, Berkshire Family History Guide

Beedon is an Ancient Parish in the county of Berkshire.

Alternative names: Budon

Other places in the parish include: Stanmore.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1681

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Beedon

  • Peasemore
  • Chieveley with Winterbourne and Oare
  • East Ilsley
  • Catmore
  • Hampstead Norreys
  • Farnborough

Historical Descriptions

Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Beedon, 2 m. S.W. East Ilsley. P. 334.

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


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