Assington, Suffolk
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

Historic maps of Assington and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.

Ancestors In Assington

I am researching my wife's family history and on one side of her family is Charles Freeman Parson. She is his 2nd Great Garandaughter. We know that he lived and farmed at Assington House which I am told that he also built. The Parsons were also tenant farmers at Thorington Hall Nr Stoke by Nayland for a century. ...Read full memory

Society Farm

In 2001 my husband Derek and I visited Assington. We had been researching Derek's family history, and had discovered that his great-great-grandfather John Crisell was the bailiff, in the middle of the 19th century,at Society Farm, Assington. We were unable to find the farm, but called at a farm shop in the middle of the village, ...Read full memory