Appleshaw Hampshire Family History Guide

Appleshaw is a chapelry of Amport Ancient Parish in Hampshire.

Other places in the parish include: Dancey, Appleshaw Bottom, Tilly Down, Tilley Down, and Dansey.

Alternative names:

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1695
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1781

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

  • Weyhill
  • Chute Forest
  • Amport
  • Fyfield

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

APPLESHAW, a village and a parish in Andover district, Hants. The village stands under the Downs, 5 miles WNW of Andover r. station; and it has a post-office under Andover, and fairs on 23 May, on the Friday and Saturday before Weyhill, and on 4 and 5 Nov. The parish contains also the hamlet of Tilly-Down, and parts of the hamlets of Appleshaw-Bottom and Dancey. Acres, 697. Real property, £1,865. Pop., 284. Houses, 62. The property is divided among a few. Appleshaw House is the seat of the family of Duke. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Winchester; and till 1865 was annexed to Amport. The church is good.

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


Vision of Britain historical maps


County: Hampshire
Civil Registration District: Andover
Probate Court: Courts of the Bishop (Episcopal Consistory) and Archdeaconry of Winchester
Diocese: Winchester
Rural Deanery: Andover
Poor Law Union: Andover
Hundred: Andover
Province: Canterbury