Long Ditton Surrey Family History Guide

Long Ditton is an Ancient Parish in the county of Surrey.

Other places in the parish include: Talworth and Tolworth.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1564
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1685

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

  • Thames Ditton
  • Claygate
  • Surbiton St Mark
  • Norbiton
  • Ewell
  • Hampton Wick
  • Malden
  • Cuddington
  • Chessington

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

DITTON (Long), a village and a parish in Kingston district, Surrey. The village stands adjacent to the Southwestern railway, near Thames-Ditton r. station and the river Thames, 2¼ miles SSW of Kingston-upon-Thames. The parish includes also the hamlet of Talworth; and its post town is Kingston, under London, S. W. Acres, 2,116. Real property, £6,869. Pop., 1,445. Houses, 274. The property is divided among a few. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Winchester. Value, £474. Patron, New College, Oxford. The church is of brick, and modern.

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: Kingston
Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Surrey
Diocese: Winchester
Rural Deanery: Ewell
Poor Law Union: Kingston
Hundred: Kingston
Province: Canterbury