Register Searches

If you wish to research a family history the following information may be of help to you.

Please first go to the Oxfordshire History Centre which has a huge amount of information including all the original parish registers. Their address is: Oxfordshire History Centre, St Luke’s Church, Temple Road, Cowley, Oxford OX4 2HT Tel: 01865 398200 Email: The catalogues of their collections can be found on the web at

Oxfordshire Library Service has a range of published guides for family historians and books on the history of Oxfordshire available at Oxford Central Library, Westgate, Oxford OX1 1DJ Tel: 01865 815409 Web:

Only the most recent parish registers are kept at St Mary’s Iffley, but please email the Vicar’s Secretary giving details of what information you are looking for and also whether you are wanting a certificate as a result of the search. Click here to contact the Parish Administrator . Depending on the nature of the search a fee is payable to ‘Iffley PCC’.