Ashley

Ashley, New Milton
settlement
parish:
county:
coords:
New Milton
Hampshire
SZ2595
refce: HANTSLOC.t

old map: 25inch County Series map -- Hants LXXXVII.3

Ashley
otherwise: Esselie; Esselei, 1086; Est Assely, 1285

refce: Coates 1989
ASHLEY, near New Milton
Hypothetical Old English 'AEscleah'='ash wood'. There are two other ASHLEYs having the same origin: one near Kings Somborne; and one near Ringwood.

domesday
Esselei
Listed in Domesday Book (perhaps)
- Rodedic Hundred - Hantescire
Period - 11th century
refce: Domesday Book 1086 (NF9.36)
IN FORESTA NOVA et CIRCA EA~ ... Filij Godrici Malf ten. una~ hid~ in ESSELEI . Pat. eo. tenuit de rege ...

domesday
Esselie
Listed in Domesday Book (perhaps)
- Rodedic Hundred - Hantescire
Period - 11th century
refce: Domesday Book 1086 (NF3.11)
IN FORESTA NOVA et CIRCA EA~ ... Ipse com~ h~t in ESSELIE V uirg. et dim. et Nigell de eo . Saolf tenuit in paragio ...

domesday
Esselei
Listed in Domesday Book
- Rodedic Hundred - Hantscire
Period - 11th century
refce: Moody 1862 (Domesday)

domesday
Esselie
Listed in Domesday Book
- Bovre Hundred - Hantscire
Period - 11th century
refce: Moody 1862 (Domesday)

Hampshire Gazetteer - JandMN: 2001