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Family History and Genealogy Resources for Ashton under Hill

Did your family come from Ashton under Hill? A former churchwarden of St Barbara's Church - John Dodge - has transcribed the Parish Registers, of baptisms, marriages and burials from 1568 to 1953 and has a long list of family names entered in them. In return for a small donation to St Barbara's Church funds, John will let you have details of any family entries you would like to research. Please us the Contact Us facilty on this website to get in touch.

1. Web pages for Ashton under Hill (now in Worcestershire but formerly in the county of Gloucestershire) taken from GENUKI (Genealogy for UK and Ireland)

2. Memorial Inscriptions transcribed from A History of the Church of Saint Barbara, Ashton-Under-Hill, with Notes on the life of the Patron Saint, and a list of the Rectors, Description of the Village and Surroundings, Old Families and Soldiers by Amy Roberson (nee Baldwyn), Voluntary Organist. (Published in 1919).

3. Inscriptions on the War Memorial in Elmley Road, Ashton under Hill

4. The History of St Barbara's Church - a fascinating booklet: are your ancestors mentioned there?

Other useful links:

Old Photos of Ashton

Family History Resources at the Worcestershire County Council Record Office

The National Archives

Free Family Tree Creator at Ancestry.com

If you have any more links or information to add to this section please contact us

Cleaning the War Memorial in 2008