content includes:* parish registers from nine parishes - Cobham, Esher, East & West molesey, Long Ditton, Stoke D'Abernon, Thames Ditton, Walton on Thames and Weybridge . (marriages to 1837; baptisms to 1840 & burials to 1860s - some indicating burial in places outside the area . ) * 1851 census indexes for eight of the nine parishes by surname and family groups (Long Ditton is not included as it has been indexed by East Surrey FHS) . * 1861 census indexes for the Elmbridge area - including Long Ditton . * abstracts from old wills (earliest dated 1484 though to c19th ) which make specific mention of people from the nine parishes (see above) plus Hersham, Claygate and Oxshott . * Weybridge service roll (feb 1915) and rifle club roll of 1915 * lists of names collected from World War Memorials in the Elmbridge area * death notices & obituaries for 2003 extracted from the Surrey Herald * a profile of Elmbridge extracted from blacks guide to Surrey of 1926 * reproduction of a chapter on the Elmbridge hundred from vol ii of "The History of Surrey" (c . 1890) by Brayley and Walford . * Elmbridge apprenticeships 1711-1731 extracted from SRS volume 10 * a collection of a few dozen mainly early 1900s post cards, with addresses and messages where present . * reproduction of a Kelly's 1934 Directory of Esher and district * some present day photographs * ten prints and watercolours of Oatlands * a profile of Elmbridge extracted from the official guide to the borough .
Supplied by: West Surrey Family History Society
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