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Berkshire 

Published in 1830, Pigot's Directory begins: "..."

 

Family History, Genealogy and Local History Research Information for Berkshire

Location
Directories
Resources
Population
Districts
Transcriptions
Size
Alternatives
Parishes, Towns and Places

 

Location  
Population of Berkshire
1801 109,215

1811 118,277
1821 131,977
1831 145,389
1841 161,147
1851 170,065
1861 176,256
1871 196,475
1881 218,363
1891 236,163
1901 252,571
1911 271,009
1921 294,821
1931 311,453
1951 403,141
1961 504,154
1971 636,857
1981 670,859
1991 734,246

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Size of Berkshire in acres

(boundary changes)

1831 472,270

1841 473,920
1851 450,348
1861 451,210
1871 450,132
1881 462,210
1891 461,742
1901 462,367
1911 462,367
1921 463,830
1931 463,830
1951 463,830
1961 463,830
1971 463,846
1981 311,074
1991 311,047

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Directories covering Berkshire
1791 Universal British Directory
1833 Berkshire Commercial Directory
1844 Pigot's Directory - Berkshire
1848 Kelly's Directory of Berkshire
1852 Slater's Directory of Berkshire
1854 Post Office Directory of Berkshire
1874 Webster's Directory of Reading
1876 Harrod's Directory of Berkshire
1887 Kelly's Directory of Berkshire
1899 Kelly's Directory of Berkshire
1914 Kelly's Directory of Reading
1915 Kelly's Directory of Berkshire

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Districts  

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Alternatives Berkshire is abbreviated to Berks.

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Resources for family history research in Berkshire
1710-74 Inland Revenue Board of Stamps Apprenticeship Records
1787-1854 Trinity House Petitions Index
1841 Census - Berkshire
1851 Census - Berkshire
1861 Census - Berkshire
1871 Census - Berkshire
1873 Return of Owners of Land
1881 Census - Berkshire
1891 Census - Berkshire
1895 Mackenzie's Comprehensive Gazetteer of England and Wales
1901 Census - Berkshire
  Birth and Baptism Records
  Burial Records
  Marriage Records

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Transcriptions

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Inland Revenue Board of Stamps Apprenticeship Records
1710 - 1719  
1720 - 1729  
1730 - 1739 Order a search of Apprentice records
1740 - 1749 for an ancestor's name
1750 - 1759  
1760 - 1774  
1710 - 1774 Whole period  
 
Census Returns      
1841   Order a census search Order a transcription of family household where reference given

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1851  
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Berkshire Resources      
1873 Landowners Order a transcription of entries for an ancestor's name  

 

     
 
Berkshire Directories      
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Baptisms, Marriages and Burials Transcription of entries for an ancestor's name

Transcription of a village

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Village Profile

 

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Parishes, Towns and Places
Is it in Berkshire

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A
Abingdon
Aldermaston
Aldworth
Appleford
Appleton With Eaton
Arborfield
Ardington
Ashampstead
Ashbury
Aston Tirrold
Avington

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B
Barkham
Basildon
Beedon
Beenham
Besselsleigh
Binfield
Bisham
Blewbury
Boxford
Bradfield
Bray
Brightwalton
Brightwell
Brimpton
Buckland
Bucklebury
Burford
Burghfield
Buscot

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C
Catmore
Chaddleworth
Charney Basset
Chieveley
Childrey
Chilton
Chilton Foliatt
Cholsey
Clewer
Coleshill
Compton Beauchamp
Compton Near Newbury
Cookham
Cumnor

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D
Denchworth
Didcot
Drayton

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E
East Challow
East Garston
East Hendred
East Ilsley
East Lockinge
East Shefford
Easthampstead
Eaton Hastings
Enborne
Englefield

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F
Faringdon
Farnborough
Fawley
Finchampstead
Frilsham
Fyfield

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G
Garford
Great Barrington
Great Coxwell
Great Faringdon
Great Shefford
Greenham

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H
Hagbourne
Hampstead Marshall
Hampstead Norris
Harwell
Hatford
Hinton Waldridge
Hinton Waldrist
Hungerford
Hurley
Hurst

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I
Inkpen

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K
Kingston Bagpuze
Kingston Lisle
Kintbury

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L
Lambourn
Langford
Letcombe Bassett
Letcombe Regis
Little Coxwell
Little Wittenham
Long Wittenham
Longcot
Longworth

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M
Maidenhead
Marcham
Milton
Mortimer
Moulsford

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N
New Windsor
Newbury
North Hinksey
North Moreton

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O
Oare
Old Windsor
Oxford St Aldate

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P
Padworth
Pangbourne
Peasemore
Purley
Pusey

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R
Radley
Reading
Remenham
Ruscombe

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S
Sandhurst
Shalbourne
Shaw cum Donnington
Shellingford
Shillingford
Shilton
Shinfield
Shrivenham
Sonning
Sotwell
South Hinksey
South Moreton
Sparsholt
Speen
Stanford Dingley
Stanford In The Vale
Steventon
Stratfield Mortimer
Stratfieldsaye
Stereatley
Sulham
Sulhampstead Abbots
Sulhampstead Banister
Sunninghill
Sunningwell
Sutton Courtenay
Swallowfield

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T
Thatcham
Theale
Tidmarsh
Tilehurst
Tubney

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U
Uffington
Ufton Nervet
Upton

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W
Wallingford
Waltham Saint Lawrence
Wantage
Warfield
Wasing
Welford
West Challow
West Hanney
West Hendred
West Ilsley
West Shefford
West Woodhay
White Waltham
Wickham
Winkfield
Winterbourne
Wokingham
Woodley
Woolhampton
Wootton
Wytham

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Y
Yattendon

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