Buckinghamshire Parishes

Eton Parish

Church: St John the Evangelist

Hundred: Stoke

Poor Law District: Eton

Size (acres): 786

Easting & Northing: 496177

Grid Ref SU960770 Click to see map

Articles

 

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Maps

STOKE HUNDRED From Shehan in 1861: In geographical extent this is the smallest hundred in the county.

General

There are many ways to date an old photograph including identifying the photographer who took the picture and finding out when they were trading. This section lists Victorian and Edwardian photographers in Buckinghamshire including portrait and landscape photographers. The approximate dates for ea

Poor and Workhouses

This is the regulations for the diet of workhouse inmates agreed by the Eton Board of Guardians on the 8th June 1835.

Eton

Eton Parish (Pop. 3,232) Five Daily Schools, One whereof is endowed for 60 males and 30 females, by Mark Antony Porney; the master's salary is £59 per annum, with the privilege of taking extra scholars, of which he has 20, who are paid for by their parents; mistress's salary, £38

Eton

Description of Eton from J. J. Sheahan, 1861.  

Eton

Description of Boverney, J. J. Sheahan, 1861

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Map

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Eton

 

Places

 

NameTypeNote
Eton PARISH St John the Evangelist
Bovenie NAMES name for Boveney in Domesday Book in 1086
Brockess NAMES name for The Brocas in 1569
Eaton NAMES name for Eton in 1546
Ettone NAMES name for Eton in Domesday Book in 1086
Independent NON-CONFORMIST Eton Wick. First Mentioned: c1800
Barnes Pool Bridge PLACE within the parish
Bell Farm PLACE North of Eton Wick
Boveney PLACE St Mary Magalene church
Colenorton Brook PLACE within the parish
Eton College PLACE school in parish
Eton Wick PLACE St John the Baptist built 1867
Eton Wick PLACE Village in parish of Eton
South Field PLACE within the parish
The Brocas PLACE within the parish
Tilson Bridge PLACE within the parish
Timbralls PLACE within the parish

 

Links

 

St Mary Magdalene church St Mary Magdalene church
Eton College History Eton College History
Eton Village History Eton Village History
Victoria County History Victoria County History
Church Stained Glass Church Stained Glass St John the Baptist
Search The National Archives for Eton Search The National Archives for Eton
Search The National Archives for Eton+Wick Search The National Archives for Eton Wick
Search The National Archives for Boveney Search The National Archives for Boveney
Buckinghamshire Remembers - St Mary Magdalene Buckinghamshire Remembers - St Mary Magdalene
Buckinghamshire Remembers - St John Church Cemetary Buckinghamshire Remembers - St John Church Cemetery
Buckinghamshire Remembers - St John the Baptist Buckinghamshire Remembers - St John the Baptist
Buckinghamshire Remembers - Eton - Fire Brigade Buckinghamshire Remembers - Eton - Fire Brigade
Buckinghamshire Remembers - Eton - Memorial Gates
Buckinghamshire Remembers - Eton College

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Photographs

 

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Places Library

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Eton

Part: Sketches of Eton -- First published in 1874, Illustrated, No index. 58pp R S Chattock & W W Wood 1971

Weight (grams): 416      Library Ref: BP249

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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18012026
18112279
18212475
18313232
18413609
18513796
18613122
18713261
18813984
18912955
19013666
19113714
19213893
19312511
1941N/A
19513247
19613894
19713956
1981N/A
1991N/A

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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Eton   St John Evang, St John Bapt & Sch Chapel   Baptisms   1598   1901   Yes,
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Yes,
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Eton   St John Evang, St John Bapt & Sch Chapel   Marriages   1604   1902   Yes,
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Yes,
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Eton   St John Evang, St John Bapt & Sch Chapel   Burials   1603   1901   Yes,
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Yes,
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Not available

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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  
1BELLSMITHSMITHSMITH
2JOHNSONATKINSBROWNBROWN
3SMITHCARTERTAYLORCARTER
4BUTLERWILLIAMSSTEVENSSTEVENS
5WESTWEBBWHITEWHITE
6CUTLERPIPERCANNONATKINS
7COXCUTLERCARTERTAYLOR
8WOODWARDWHITECOXWILLIAMS
9SEXTONSTEVENSGRAYCOX
10ALDRIDGEROBERTSDAVISCANNON