Buckinghamshire Parishes

Adstock Parish

Church: St Cecilia

Hundred: Buckingham

Poor Law District: Buckingham

Size (acres): 1166

Easting & Northing: 473230

Grid Ref SP735302 Click to see map

Articles

 

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Adstock

Adstock is a parish of 1,130 acres, in 1861, in the hundred of Buckingham. Three miles to the north-west from Winslow and four south-east of Buckingham.

Articles

Bucks History Soulbury, Wing and Winslow SnippetsWaste Not, Want Not (Haddenham Murder)JR of Aston Clinton, Glamorgan House of Correction 1861Memories of Stony StratfordDissenters' Children Taken from the Beaconsfield PR Transcript 1600-1837

Articles

Photographs: Photo: St Peter & St Paul’s, Ellesborough Photo: The Firecrest Pub (formerly the Halfway House), Wendover Dean Photo: St Dunstan, Monks Risborough Photo: St John the Baptist Church, Little Missenden Photo: High Street, Aylesbury Photo: Amerhsam Market Photo: Sar

Padbury

My great-uncle Rees Rees lived in Padbury one hundred years ago. Rees Rees emigrated to Bucks from Wales, living for a little while at Piltch Farm, Adstock, before moving to become a tenant of All Soul's College, Oxford, at Manor Farm, Padbury.

Buckingham

Is the county-town; it is situated in a valley, on a dry gravelly soil, surrounded on all sides, except the North by the Ouze, over which it has three stone bridges. It is distant 57 miles North West of London, and is bounded on the West by Tingwick and Ratclifte, North by Moreton, North East by Tho

Maps

BUCKINGHAM HUNDRED From Sheahan 1861: The hundred of Buckingham, which is situated on the north-western verge of the county, is bounded on the N. and N.E. by Nothamptionshire; on the E. by the hundreds of Newport and Cottesloe; on the S and S.E. by Ashendon hundred; and on the W. by the county of

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Adstock

 

Places

 

NameTypeNote
Adstock PARISH St Cecilia
Astocke NAMES name for Adstock in 1584
Edestoche NAMES name for Adstock in domesday Book in 1086
Methodist NON-CONFORMIST First Mentioned: 1834. Rebuilt 1889

 

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Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial
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Photographs

 

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Places Library

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Adstock

Part: Adstock Through The Ages C. Smith. 2000 12pp

Weight (grams): 475      Library Ref: BP469

Population

These population figures are based on the Census results. The boundaries are those used in the particular census which may vary over time..

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1801289
1811314
1821393
1831445
1841419
1851393
1861385
1871383
1881352
1891330
1901329
1911286
1921247
1931222
1941N/A
1951261
1961261
1971343
1981346
1991321

There was no census in 1941.

Records

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Parish   Church   Register   Start
Date  
End
Date  
Online
Search  
E-Mail
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Publication  
Adstock   St Cecilia   Baptisms   1539   1901   Yes,
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Yes,
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Not available
Adstock   St Cecilia   Marriages   1539   1912   Yes,
click here
 
Yes,
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Not available
Adstock   St Cecilia   Burials   1538   1926   Yes,
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Yes,
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Not available

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Register Library

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Part:

Details: Mar: 1772-1837 A Hillier

Size: A4      Weight (grams): 78      Library Ref: PR73

     

Part:

Details: Mar: 1538-1771 V Carroll

Size: A4      Weight (grams): 108      Library Ref: PR268

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Surnames

These were extracted from our own records and presented as a guide.

PositionBefore 1700   18th Century   19th Century   Overall Surnames  
1SCOTTCORBETTWHITEWHITE
2EGERTONKEYSPHILLIPSPHILLIPS
3SEARESEARSIRETTCORBETT
4TOMLINSSCOTTSMITHSCOTT
5CLARKEHOGGCORBETTKEYS
6EMERTONWHITEKEYSSIRETT
7CLARKTOEKENTSEAR
8SEERCLARKECLARKSMITH
9LEABUTCHERPHILIPSCLARK
10CARTERSEARESEARCLARKE