Winterbourne, Berkshire Family History Guide

Winterbourne is a chapelry of Chieveley with Winterbourne and Oare Ancient Parish in Berkshire.

Alternative names: Winterbourn

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1564
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1608

Nonconformists include: Wesleyan Methodist

Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

WINTERBOURN, a chapelry in Chieveley parish, Berks; 3¾ miles NNW of Newbury r. station. Post town, Newbury. Real property, £3,432. Pop., 377. Houses, 82. The property is divided among a few. The living is annexed to Chieveley. The church was recently restored.

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


Vision of Britain historical maps


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