York Town, Surrey Family History Guide

York Town is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Surrey, created in 1851 from Ash Ancient Parish.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1851
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: None

Nonconformists include: Baptist, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Countess of Huntingdon Methodist, and General Baptist.

Adjacent Parishes

  • Frimley
  • Ash
  • Pirbright
  • Farnborough

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

YORK-TOWN, a chapelry in Ash parish, Surrey; near Tongham r. station, and near Aldershot. It was constituted in 1851; and it has a post-office under Farnborough Station. Pop., 1,407. Houses, 256. The living is a p. curacy in the diocese of Winchester. Value, £198. Patron, the Bishop of W.

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

Parish registers for York-Town, 1851-1930

Log books and admission records, 1862-1911 York-town Schools


County: Surrey
Civil Registration District: Farnham
Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Surrey
Diocese: Winchester
Rural Deanery: Stoke
Poor Law Union: Farnham
Hundred: Godley; Woking
Province: Canterbury