Send Surrey Family History Guide

Send is an Ancient Parish in the county of Surrey. Ripley is a chapelry of Send.

Alternative names: Send and Ripley

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1653
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1689

Nonconformists include: Particular Baptist

Adjacent Parishes

  • Woking St Peter
  • Merrow
  • East Clandon
  • Worplesdon
  • West Clandon
  • Pyrford
  • Ripley

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

SEND, a village and a parish in Guild ford district, Surrey. The village stands on the river Wey, 3 miles S by E of Woking r. station, and 3½ NNE of Guildford; and has a post-office under Woking Station. The parish includes the chapelry of Ripley, and comprises 5,162 acres. Real property, £8,603. Pop. in 1851, 1,555; in 1861, 1,743. Houses, 339. The property is much sub-divided. The manors belong to Earl Onslow. S. Grove belongs to Sir T. F. E. Drake, Bart.; S. Holme, to W. Hargreaves, Esq.; Sendhurst Grange, to the Hon. F. Scott; Woodhill, to H. Wood, Esq. Newark priory stood at Aldebury; was founded in the time of Richard I.; and is now represented only by part of its church. The living is a vicarage, united with Ripley, in the diocese of Winchester. Value, £260. Patron, Earl Onslow. The church is later English and good. There are a national school, and charities £6.

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: Guildford
Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Surrey
Diocese: Winchester
Rural Deanery: Stoke
Poor Law Union: Guildford
Hundred: Woking
Province: Canterbury