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Badshot Lea Cemetery

Badshot Lea Road, Farnham, GU9 9HX

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WSFHS holds only war grave information for Badhsot Lea Cemetery


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Badshot Lea cemetery is in the ecclesiastical parish of Badshot Lea and Hale. Badshot Lea St George was part of the Ancient parish of Farnham St Andrew until 1921


West Surrey Family History Society CD10(Surrey Burial Index) has burial records for
WSFHS CD15(Surrey Baptisms Not in the IGI - 2nd edition 2009) has Baptismal records for: St.Thomas on The Bourne from 1874-1876;

WSFHS CD24(A 2nd Collection of Surrey Baptisms) has Baptismal records for the Farnham Bible Christian Circuit from 1839-1874.

WSFHS CD42(Ancient Parishes in the Farnham District) has Baptismal records for Farnham St Andrew from 1539 to 1840 and Burial records from 1539 to 1840.

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Friends of Surrey Cemeteries (Surrey Cemeteries: a survey, 2012):

Farnham Town Council. 01252 823193. records from 1930

Opened 1921. 3 acres

Visited 2007. Divided into 2 sections – A & B. no markers, Some metal work. Space available. Neat memorials. Mature trees around the edges.

Register from 1930 held by Farnham Town Council (but graves dated 1921 found) Land purchased in advance of need by Farnham Joint Burial Committee. 1931 newspaper report says 1 man employed here. In 1947 area quoted as 4.4 acres of which cemetery 1.9a.


Badshot Lea is a locality in Farnham which 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.




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