Addlestone, Surrey Family History Guide

Addlestone is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Surrey, created in 1838 from chapelry in Chertsey Ancient Parish.

Alternative names:

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1838
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1841

Nonconformists include: Baptist

Adjacent Parishes

  • Woking
  • Horsell
  • Chertsey
  • Shepperton
  • Byfleet
  • Weybridge
  • Botleys and Lyne
  • Pyrford
  • Long Cross
  • Chobham

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

ADDLESTONE, a village and a chapelry in Chertsey parish, Surrey. The village stands 2 miles SSE of Chertsey; and has a station on the Chertsey branch of the South-western railway, and a post office under Chertsey. It contains the residence of Mrs. S.Hall; and is noted for a very large oak-tree, called the Crouch Oak, beneath which tradition asserts Wickliffe to have preached and Queen Elizabeth to have dined. The chapelry was constituted in 1838, and is a vicarage in the diocese of Winchester. Value, £150. Patron, the Bishop of Winchester. Pop., 2,896. Houses, 535.

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

Parish Records


Online Records (Free)

England, Surrey Parish Registers, 1536-1992

Bishop's transcripts for Addlestone, 1841-1867

Parish registers for Addlestone, 1838-1963

Parish register printouts of Addlestone, Surrey, England ; christenings, 1841-1867


County: Surrey
Civil Registration District: Chertsey
Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Surrey
Diocese: Winchester
Rural Deanery: Stoke
Poor Law Union: Chertsey
Hundred: Godley
Province: Canterbury