Ufton Nervet is an Ancient Parish in the county of Berkshire.

Alternative names: Upton, Ufton

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1636
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1608

Nonconformists include: Roman Catholic

Adjacent Parishes

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

UFTON, or U.-Nervet, a parish in Bradfield district, Berks; 2¼ miles E by N of Aldermaston r. station, and 8 WSW of Reading. Post town, Reading. Acres, 2,080. Real property, 2,414. Pop., 367. Houses, 71. The manor, with U. Court, belongs to R. Benyon, Esq. U. Court belonged once to the Perkinses; is described by Pope, in connexion with his “Belinda;” and is now divided into several habitations. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Oxford. Value, £426. Patron, Oriel College, Oxford. The church was rebuilt in 1862. There are an endowed school with £30 a year, two charities, and a fuel allotment £16.

Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].

The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales 1851

Ufton, or Ufton-Nervet, a parish in the hund. of Theale, union of Bradfield, Berks; 6¼ miles west-south-west of Reading. It was formerly divided into the two parishes of Ufton-Nervet and Ufton-Greyshall, which were consolidated, according to Lyson, in 1442. Of the church of Ufton-Greyshall there are some slight traces yet visible.

Living, a rectory in the archd. of Berks and dio. of Oxford; rated at £11 3s. 1½d.; nett value, in 1831, £426. Tithes commuted in 1840; aggregate amount £391. It is in the patronage of Oriel college, Oxford. There is a daily school here. In 1581, Lady Marvin bequeathed an annual gift to the poor of this parish of 10 bushels of wheat, 12½ ells of canvas, and 12½ yards of narrow blue cloth. The distribution of this bequest is annually made on the 1st of January at Ufton-court. There is also a fuel allotment from the common for behoof of the poor, amounting in value to £15 annually. Acres 2,340. Houses 70. A.P. £2,704. Pop., in 1801, 334; in 1831, 357. Poor rates, in 1838, £149 16s.

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

Parish Records

Berkshire Archives & Family History Groups

Berkshire Record Office

Berkshire Family History Society

GENUKI Berkshire


England, Berkshire, Reading, Cemetery Records, 1843-1959

Newtown Road Cemetery

Berkshire BMD

Berkshire Gravestones

Find A Grave Berkshire

West Berkshire War Memorials

Calendar of Berkshire Wills

Wellington College Register 1859-1905

Abingdon Union Workhouse Census 1881

Bradfield Union Workhouse 1881

Cookham Union Workhouse 1881

Easthampstead Union Workhouse 1881

Great Faringdon Union Workhouse 1881

Hungerford Union Workhouse 1881

Newbury Union Workhouse 1881

Reading Union Workhouse 1881

Wallingford Union Workhouse 1881

Wantage Union Workhouse 1881

Windsor Union Workhouse 1881

Wokingham Union Workhouse

Berkshire Enclosure Maps

Berkshire History

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England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975

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England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008

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England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991

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England and Wales, National Index of Wills and Administrations, 1858-1957

England and Wales, Prerogative Court of Canterbury Wills, 1640-1660

Non-Conformist Records

England and Wales Non-Conformist Record Indexes (RG4-8), 1588-1977


England and Wales Census, 1841

England and Wales Census, 1851

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England and Wales Census, 1871

England and Wales Census, 1881

England and Wales Census, 1891

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

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