Bradfield, Berkshire Family History Guide

Bradfield is an Ancient Parish in the county of Berkshire.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1539

Nonconformists include: Primitive Methodist

Parishes adjacent to Bradfield

  • Yattendon
  • Bucklebury
  • Beenham Valence
  • Basildon
  • Englefield
  • Stanford Dingley
  • Ufton Nervet
  • Pangbourne
  • Ashampstead

Historical Descriptions

Leonard's Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Bradfield, 6 miles S.W. Reading. P. 1042.

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

A Topographical Dictionary of Great Britain and Ireland 1833

Bradfield, co. Berks.

P. T. Reading (38) 8 m. W. Pop. 946.

A parish in the hundred of Theale; living, a rectory in the archdeaconry of Berks and diocese of Salisbury; valued in K. B. 19l. 7s. 8½d.; church ded. to St. Andrew; patron (1829) the Rev. H. Stevens.

Source: A Topographical Dictionary of Great Britain and Ireland by John Gorton. The Irish and Welsh articles by G. N. Wright; Vol. I; London; Chapman and Hall, 186, Strand; 1833.


Marriages at Bradfield 1559-1812

Marriages at Bradfield 1559-1812 - UK Genealogy Archives


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