Bramley, Surrey Family History Guide

Bramley is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Surrey, created in 1847 from a chapelry in Shalford Ancient Parish.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1563
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1693

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

  • Shalford
  • Hascombe
  • Wonersh
  • Cranleigh
  • Farncombe
  • Dunsfold
  • Godalming

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

BRAMLEY, a parish in Hambledon district, Surrey; on the Guildford and Horsham railway, 3 miles S by E of Guildford. It has a post office under Guildford, and a r. station. Acres, 4,008. Real property, £5,903. Pop., 1,129. Houses, 219. The property is much subdivided. The manor-house is an old edifice, with picturesque gables, now occupied by a farmer. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Winchester. Value, £160. Patron, the Lord Chancellor. The church is partly Norman; and has a good early English chancel.

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


Vision of Britain historical maps


County: Surrey
Civil Registration District: Hambledon
Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Surrey
Diocese: Winchester
Rural Deanery: Stoke
Poor Law Union: Hambledon
Hundred: Blackheath (Surrey)
Province: Canterbury