Ashe Hampshire Family History Guide

Ashe is an Ancient Parish in the county of Hampshire.

Alternative names: Ash, Esse

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1606
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1780

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

  • Kingsclere
  • Steventon
  • Deane
  • Woodmancote and Popham
  • Hannington
  • Overton

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

ASHE, or Ash, a parish in Whitchurch district, Hants; near the Southwestern railway, in the vicinity of Overton station, 5 miles ENE of Whitchurch. Post Town, Overton under Micheldever station. Acres, 2,107. Real property, £1,759. Pop., 145. Houses, 25. Part of the surface is warren. Ashe Park and Oakley Hall are chief residences. The parish is a resort of sportsmen. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Winchester. Value, £410. Patron, W. H. Beach, Esq.

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: Whitchurch
Probate Court: Courts of the Bishop (Episcopal Consistory) and Archdeaconry of Winchester
Diocese: Winchester
Rural Deanery: Basingstoke
Poor Law Union: Whitchurch
Hundred: Overton
Province: Canterbury