Buckinghamshire Parishes

Beaconsfield Parish

Church: St Mary with All Saints

Hundred: Burnham

Poor Law District: Amersham

Size (acres): 4504

Easting & Northing: 493190

Grid Ref SU930900 Click to see map

Articles

 

Article Title

Category

Law and the Courts

Before the Beaconsfield Petty Sessions - Beaches of Education Act March 1897

Law and the Courts

24/04/1897For keeping a dog without a licence, Edwin Tripp, jun, of Chalfornt St Giles was fined £1; and for a like offence Dan Goodall of Seer Green, was ordered to pay 12s 6d.

Beaconsfield

There were great times to be had when we were young in Beaconsfield. Starting in May there was and still is the annual fair which in those days was more in keeping with the 'Olde English Faire'.

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

Maps

BURNHAM HUNDRED From Sheahan 1861: This is an oddly shaped division of the coulty, resembling in some degree a figure of eight with the lower section much narrower than the other.    

Beaconsfield

Beaconsfield Parish (Pop. 1,763) Seven Daily Schools, one of which contains 80 males; another (commenced 1833) 62 females; these Schools are supported by subscription, aided by small weekly payments from the parents of the children.   In the other five Schools, 64 children are under instruction

Beaconsfield

Description of Beaconsfield from Sheahan, 1861

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Map

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Beaconsfield

 

Places

 

NameTypeNote
Beaconsfield PARISH St Mary with All Saints
Beckonsfelde NAMES name for Beaconsfield in 1529
Bekyngsfeld NAMES name for Beaconsfield in 1537
Cops Row NAMES name for Copshrews in 1766
Copse Row NAMES name for Copshrews in 1826
Hallemore NAMES name for Hall Barn in 1500
Whiltons Park NAMES name for Wilton Park in 1766
Independent/URC NON-CONFORMIST Old Meeting House, Aylesbury End. First Mentioned: 1720. Rebuilt 1875
Methodist Reform NON-CONFORMIST First Mentioned: 1825. Rebuilt 1900
Presbyterian NON-CONFORMIST Bethesda Chapel, Aylesbury Street. First Mentioned: 1800. Reunited with Old Meeting House 1853
Primitive Methodist NON-CONFORMIST Windsor End. First Mentioned: 1880
Quaker NON-CONFORMIST First Mentioned: ?. Mentioned in Sheahan in 1860
Birchen Spring PLACE This is within the parish
Copshrews (Fm) PLACE within the parish
Hall Barn PLACE within the parish
Hyde PLACE within the parish
Wilton Park PLACE house in parish

 

Links

 

Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial
Church Stained Glass Church Stained Glass St Mary & All Saints
Enid Blyton & Beaconsfield Enid Blyton & Beaconsfield
Town History Town History
Church Stained Glass Church Stained Glass
Beconsfield St Mary and All Saints Beconsfield St Mary and All Saints
Search The National Archives for Beaconsfield Search The National Archives for Beaconsfield
Historical Statistics/Maps Historical Statistics/Maps
Shepheards Lane Memorial Buckinghamshire Remembers - Shepherds Lane Cemetery
Beaconsfield United Reform Church Beaconsfield United Reform Church
Church Stained Glass Church Stained Glass St Michael & All Angels
Church Stained Glass Church Stained Glass St Teresa (RC)

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Photographs

 

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Places Library

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Beaconsfield

Part: The History of Beaconsfield -- Illustrated 108pp A W Taylor 1983

Weight (grams): 222      Library Ref: BP244

Beaconsfield

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..

Note
18011149
18111461
18211736
18311763
18411732
18511684
18611662
18711524
18811635
18911773
19011570
19112511
19213642
19314846
1941N/A
19517913
19619983
197111875
198111138
199110346

There was no census in 1941.

Records

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Parish   Church   Register   Start
Date  
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Date  
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Beaconsfield   St Mary with All Saints   Baptisms   1575   1901   Yes,
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Beaconsfield   St Mary with All Saints   Marriages   1575   1901   Yes,
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Yes,
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Yes,
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Beaconsfield   St Mary with All Saints   Burials   1540   1901   Yes,
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Yes,
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Yes,
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In the size section mfc means microfiche while A5 and A4 are paper sizes. CD is a Compact Disc.  

Register Library

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Part:

Details: Mar: 1631-1812 T Gurney Ext from Bucks PRs, Marriages Vol 5 Phillimore1909

Size: A4      Weight (grams): 112      Library Ref: PR277

     

Part:

Details: Bap: 1575-1647 (BTs), 1631-1837 Mar: 1575-1647 (BTs), 1813-1837 Bur: 1575-1647 (BTs), 1631-1837 Beaconsfield and District Hist1980

Size: A4      Weight (grams): 806      Library Ref: PR182

St Mary

Part:

Details: Bap: 1575-1901 Mar: 1575-1901 Bur: 1540-1901 With Index Bucks FHS Bucks FHS2005

Size: (CD)      Weight (grams): 85      Library Ref: PR433

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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  
1GROVEHAREROLFEHARE
2WALLERGROVEHAREROLFE
3BOULTONROLFELAKEGROVE
4DELLANTHONYCHILDLAKE
5EASTALMONDSMITHCHILD
6HARELACKWESTONSMITH
7TURNERCARTERBOWLERALMOND
8IDLEBLAKECHARSLEYCARTER
9HARDINGBOLTONBROWNBLAKE
10WINTERCROUCHALMONDCHARSLEY