Buckinghamshire Parishes

Aston Abbots Parish

Church: St James the Great

Hundred: Cottesloe

Poor Law District: Aylesbury

Size (acres): 2198

Easting & Northing: 484220

Grid Ref SP840200 Click to see map

Articles

 

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Aston Abbots

Aston-Abbots Parish (Pop. 303) Three Daily Schools, wherein 40 children of both sexes are instructed at the expense of their parents. One Sunday School, supported by Independent Dissenters, consisting of about 30 children. Abstract of Education Returns 1833

Aston Abbots

Aston Abbots is a small village in the Cottesloe hundred with a population of 343 in 1851, 311 in 1861, 327 in 1871 and 264 in 1921.

Maps

Cottesloe Hundred - description from Sheahan 1861 Cottesloe, Cotteslow, or Cotsloe hundred, comprises of the three old hundreds of Coteslai, Mureslai, and Elai. Its shape is most irregular, and its boundaries are formed by the hundred of Newport, and parts of Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire on the n

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Aston Abbots

 

Places

 

NameTypeNote
Aston Abbots PARISH St James the Great
B(e)yrdesthorne NAMES name for Burston in 1539
Birdsthorn NAMES name for Burston in 1563, 1609, 1723
Byrdyston NAMES name for Burston in 1517
Estone NAMES name for Aston in Domesday Book in 1086
Oxlease Farm NAMES name for Oxleys in 1826
Congregational NON-CONFORMIST First Mentioned: 1805. Rbuilt 1839. Now two cottages
Methodist NON-CONFORMIST First Mentioned: 1862
Burston, Upper & Lower PLACE within the parish
Oxleys PLACE within the parish

 

Links

 

Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial
Church Stained Glass Church Stained Glass
The Czech Govt in exile in Aston Abbots The Czech Government in exile in Aston Abbots
Victoria County History Victoria County History
Search The National Archives for Aston+Abbots Search The National Archives for Aston Abbots
Historical Statistics/Maps Historical Statistics/Maps

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Places Library

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Aston Abbots

Part: Buckinghamshire Curiosities -- Includes articles on 63 places, Illustrated 124pp J Lucas

Weight (grams): 280      Library Ref: BP531

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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1801276
1811267
1821321
1831303
1841356
1851343
1861311
1871327
1881290
1891281
1901290
1911312
1921264
1931247
1941N/A
1951288
1961270
1971271
1981278
1991328

There was no census in 1941.

Records

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Aston Abbots   St James the Great   Baptisms   1559   1901   Yes,
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Aston Abbots   St James the Great   Marriages   1559   1946   Yes,
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Yes,
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Yes,
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Aston Abbots   St James the Great   Burials   1559   1901   Yes,
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Yes,
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Yes,
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Register Library

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St James the Great

Part: Part 1

Details: Bap: 1559-1901 Bur: 1559-1901 Bucks FHS Bucks FHS2006

Size: A5      Weight (grams): 120      Library Ref: PR459

St James the Great

Part: Part 2

Details: Mar: 1559-1901 Banns: 1755-1901 Index for both parts Bucks FHS Bucks FHS2006

Size: A5      Weight (grams): 120      Library Ref: PR460

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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  
1GREENHEDGESKENTHEDGES
2JEFFESMORTIMERHEDGESKENT
3VYNCHERSMITHSIMMONSELLIOTT
4BETHAMGREENELLIOTTSIMMONS
5HITCHCOCKELLIOTTSMITHGREEN
6RUSSELLPARKERBIERTONSMITH
7THORNTONHITCHCOCKPARKERPARKER
8HAWKINSGATESCARTERCARTER
9ILLINGAVERYROADSHITCHCOCK
10STANBRIDGEBATESWARRBIERTON