In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Stoke Dabernon like this:
STOKE-D'ABERNON, a parish, with S. village and Oxshot hamlet, in Epsom district, Surrey; on the river Mole, 3 miles NW of Leatherhead r. station. It has a post-office under Cobham. Acres, 2,027. Real property, £2,816. Pop., 368. Houses, 69. The property is divided among a few. S. House was the seat of the D'Abernons, till the time of Edward III.; passed to the Brays and the Vincents; was visited, in 1623, by Queen Elizabeth; and is now the seat of the Rev. F. P. Phillips. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Winchester. Value, £418.* Patron, the Rev. F. P. Phillips. The church is partly Norman, and all good. There is a national school.
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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Stoke Dabernon, in Elmbridge and Surrey | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 31st October 2014
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