Ashmansworth, Hampshire Family History Guide

Ashmansworth is a chapelry of East Woodhay Ancient Parish in Hampshire.

Alternative names:

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1811
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1810

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

  • East Woodhay
  • Crux Easton
  • Hurstbourne Tarrant
  • St Mary Bourne
  • Faccombe
  • Woolton Hill
  • Highclere

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

ASHMANSWORTH, a parish in Kingsclere district, Hants; 6½ miles NNW of Whitchurch r. station, and 8½ SSW of Newbury. Post Town, East Woodhay under Newbury. Acres, 1,808. Real property, £1,403. Pop., 201. Houses, 44. The living is a p. curacy, annexed to the rectory of East Woodhay, in the diocese of Winchester. The church is early English.

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: Kingsclere
Probate Court: Mid-1500s-1800 - Court of the Peculiar of East Woodhay with Ashmansworth, Post-1770 - Courts of the Bishop (Episcopal Consistory) and Archdeaconry of Winchester
Diocese: Winchester
Rural Deanery: Pre-1770 - None, Post-1769 - Andover
Poor Law Union: Kingsclere
Hundred: Evingar
Province: Canterbury