|Type||Parish (ancient), Civil parish|
|Located in||Suffolk, England|
|See also||Bosmere and Claydon Hundred, Suffolk, England||hundred in which it was located|
|Bosmere and Claydon Rural, Suffolk, England||rural district in which it was located 1894-1934|
|Gipping Rural, Suffolk, England||rural district in which it was located 1934-1974|
|Mid Suffolk District, Suffolk, England||district municipality covering the area since 1974|
- source: Family History Library Catalog
- the following text is based on an article in Wikipedia
Ashbocking is a village and civil parish in the Mid Suffolk District of Suffolk, England. The village is about seven miles north of Ipswich, and according to the 2001 census had a population of 318.
A Vision of Britain through Time provides the following description of Ashbocking from John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales of 1870-72:
- "ASH-BOCKING, or Ashbocken, a parish in Bosmere [registration] district, Suffolk; 5 miles NE of Claydon [railway] station, and 8 N of Ipswich. Post Town: Coddenham under Needham-Market. Acres: 1,408. Real property: £2,588. Population: 324. Houses: 70. The property is not much divided. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Norwich. Value: £333. Patron: the Lord Chancellor. The church has a brass of a Bocking of 1585, and is very good. Charities, £25."
Categories: Suffolk, England | Ashbocking, Suffolk, England | Bosmere and Claydon Hundred, Suffolk, England | Bosmere and Claydon Rural, Suffolk, England | Gipping Rural, Suffolk, England | Mid Suffolk District, Suffolk, England