Salford, Oxfordshire Family History Guide

Salford is an Ancient Parish in the county of Oxfordshire.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1755
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1669

Nonconformists include: Wesleyan Methodist

Adjacent Parishes

  • Cornwell
  • Little Rollright
  • Chastleton
  • Chipping Norton
  • Little Compton

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

SALFORD, a parish, with a village, in Chipping-Norton district, Oxford; 2 miles WNW of Chipping-Norton r. station. Post-town, Chipping-Norton. Acres, 1,670. Real property, £2,745. Pop., 397. Houses, 83. The property is divided among a few. The manor belongs to H. Dawkins, Esq. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Oxford. Value, £251. Patron, N. Skillicorne, Esq. The church is Norman and good. There is a Methodist chapel.

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

Administration

County: Oxfordshire
Civil Registration District: Chipping Norton
Probate Court: Courts of the Bishop (Episcopal Consistory) and the Archdeaconry of Oxford
Diocese: Oxford
Rural Deanery: Chipping Norton
Poor Law Union: Chipping Norton
Hundred: Chadlington
Province: Canterbury