Appleton, Berkshire Family History Guide

Appleton is an Ancient Parish in the county of Berkshire.

Other places in the parish include: Eaton.

Parish church: St. Lawrence

Parish registers begin: 1569

Nonconformists include: Baptist, Society of Friends/Quaker and Independent/Congregational.

Parishes adjacent to Appleton

  • Northmoor
  • Tubney
  • Besselsleigh
  • Fyfield
  • Cumnor

Historical Descriptions

Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Appleton, 5 m. N.W. Abingdon. P. 496.

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


Online Directories

Appleton – Kelly’s Post Office Directory 1869 – Google Books


Appleton with Eaton Berkshire Cassey History Gazetteer and Directory of Berkshire and Oxfordshire 1868


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