Wanborough, Surrey Family History Guide

Wanborough is an Ancient Parish in the county of Surrey.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1561
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: None

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

  • Compton
  • Ash
  • Worplesdon
  • Shackleford
  • Seale
  • Puttenham
  • Wyke

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

WANBOROUGH, a parish in Guildford district, Surrey; under Hogs-Back hill, 3¾ miles W of Guildford r. station. Post town, Guildford. Acres, 1,560. Real property, £2,553. Pop., 192. Houses, 39. The land belongs to the trustees of the late J. Mangles, Esq. The living is a p. curacy, annexed to Puttenham. The church is plain.

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

Census returns for Wanborough, 1841-1891

The parish register book of Wanborough, Surrey Co.Author:
Palmer, P. G.; Bannerman, William Bruce

Parish registers for Wanborough, 1598-1786 Church of England. Parish Church of Wanborough (Surrey)

Parish registers for Wyke, 1847-1961

Log books, 1867-1910 Wanborough School (Wanborough, Surrey)

Land tax assessments for the parish of Wanborough, 1781-1831


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