Surrey Churches Index

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Alfold Cemetery

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The cemetery is maintained by the Parish Council and is behind St Nicholas church and its graveyard.

WSFHS holds information on three war graves from World War 1 for Alfold Cemetery, and one from WW2.

There are around 306 names, including war graves, in the Surrey Monumental inscriptions for Alfold St Nicholas. The transcriptions in our collection were made by Miss S. Dale and Mr J. Babington in 1982.
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The cemetery is in the Ancient Parishan Ancient Parish is a Church of England parish which, until the 19th century, had both ecclesiastical and civil functions of Alfold St Nicholas.

WSFHS CD10(Surrey Burial Index) has burial records for Alfold St Nicholas from 1587 & 1658-1900. For a full list of parishes covered click here (opens in a new page). or see our sales page for more information (opens in a new page).

WSFHS CD33(Ancient Parishes in the Hambledon district) has baptismal records for Alfold St Nicholas from 1587-88 and from 1658-1841, Marriages for 1587 and from 1659-1837; Burials for 1587 and from 1658-1840 See our sales page for more information (opens in a new page).

Alfold is a (civil) parisha Civil Parish is the bottom most tier of local government in England Sometimes called Town Councils in urban areas

[NB Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland have different systems of local government]
in the Waverley district of Surrey.

Unless otherwise stated the dates for the creation of parishes are taken from Youngs, Frederick. A., Guide to the Administrative Units of England; Royal Historical Society: London, 1979 volume 1 Southern England.

The Waverley Index will show you all the churches and cemeteries we know of in the Waverley District. If we have missed any or you are looking for a church or graveyard that might no longer exist do please let us know using the email at the bottom of this page

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The map gives only a general guide to the locality.
The cemetery is along an unmade drive turning left off Rosemary Lane as you leave the Village. There is a small sign at the entrance to the drive.

The Google icon for St John the Baptist is by the rear (vehicle) entrance to St Nicholas church, go past this. (There is no St John in Alfold)
The approximate map reference is TQ 036 341

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