Tandridge, Surrey Family History Guide

Tandridge is an Ancient Parish in the county of Surrey.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1666
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1800

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

  • East Grinstead
  • Horne
  • Warlingham
  • Godstone
  • Lingfield
  • Crowhurst
  • Oxted
  • Caterham

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

TANDRIDGE, a village, a parish, and a hundred, in Surrey. The village stands 2 miles NNE of Godstone r. station, and 6 E by N of Redhill; and has a post-office under Redhill. The parish comprises 3,944 acres, and is in Godstone district. Real property, £4,572. Pop., 621. Houses, 117. The manor belongs to Sir W. Clayton, Bart. T. Court, T. Hall, Rooks Nest, the Priory, and Southland s are chief residences. An Augustinian priory was founded here in the time of Richard I., and was given, at the dissolution, to the Redes. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Winchester. Value, £150. Patron,H. Turner, Esq. The church is decorated English, and has been repaired and enlarged. There are national schools. The hundred is cut into two divisions, and contains 15 parishes. Acres, 39,465 and 13,393. Pop. in 1851, 9,776 and 1,833; in 1861, 11,844. Houses, 2,223.

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