Durley Hampshire Family History Guide

Durley is a chapelry of Upham Ancient Parish in Hampshire.

Other places in the parish include: Mincingfield.

Alternative names:

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1560
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1780

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

  • Fair Oak
  • Upham
  • Bishop's Waltham
  • Botley
  • Curdridge

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

DURLEY, a parish in Droxford district, Hants; near the Gosport Junction and the Bishops-Waltham railways, 3¼ miles W of Bishops-Waltham. It includes the tything of Mincingfield; and its post town is Bishops-Waltham, under Southampton. Acres, 2,474. Real property, £2,732. Pop., 411. Houses, 84. The property is much subdivided. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Winchester. Value, £410. Patron, the Bishop of Winchester. The church is old but 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: Droxford
Probate Court: Pre-1845 - Court of the Peculiar of Upham with Durley, Post-1844 - Courts of the Bishop (Episcopal Consistory) and Archdeaconry of Winchester
Diocese: Winchester
Rural Deanery: Pre-1845 - None, Post-1844 - Droxford
Poor Law Union: Droxford
Hundred: Bishop's Waltham
Province: Canterbury