Fetcham, Surrey Family History Guide

Fetcham is an Ancient Parish in the county of Surrey.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1559
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1729

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

  • Stoke D'Abernon
  • Leatherhead
  • Mickleham
  • Great Bookham

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

FETCHAM, a parish in Epsom district, Surrey; adjacent to the river Mole and to the Epsom and Horsham railway, 1¼ mile W by S of Leatherhead. It has a post office under Leatherhead. Acres, 1,723. Real property, £2,948. Pop., 390. Houses, 70. The property is divided among a few. Fetcham Park is the seat of J. P. Hankey, Esq. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Winchester. Value, £363. Patron, Alderman Sidney. The church contains much Roman tile in its walls; has Norman and transition Norman portions; and is in good condition. Charities, £66.

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

Parish Records

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Online Records (Free)

England, Surrey Parish Registers, 1536-1992

Maps

Vision of Britain historical maps

Administration

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