Buckinghamshire Parishes

Gawcott Parish

Church: Holy Trinity

Hundred: Buckingham

Poor Law District: Buckingham

Size (acres): 550

Easting & Northing: 468231

Grid Ref SP680310 Click to see map

Articles

 

Article Title

Category

The Military & Remembrance

Every November a poppy is placed on the ground at the foot of a grave stone in Gawcott church yard. The stone is plain white and has the following on it: M2/052753Private E J HealeyArmy Service CorpsKilled in Action11/05/1917.  

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

Gawcott

Description of Gawcott as a Chapelry from J. J. Sheahan, 1861.  

Some articles will only be available to our members.

Map

The maps facility has been disabled due to a technical issue. The maps will be restored in due course. Please accept our appologies.

Gawcott

 

Places

 

NameTypeNote
Gawcott PARISH Holy Trinity
Chauescote NAMES name for Gawcott in Domesday Book in 1086
Galcotte NAMES name for Gawcott in 1517
Gocot NAMES name for Gawcott in 1675
Primitive Methodist NON-CONFORMIST Prebend End. First Mentioned: 1844

 

Links

 

Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial
Gawcott WW2 Radio Station Gawcott WW2 Radio Station
The Gawcott Uprising The Gawcott Uprising - (see Program 3)
Church Stained Glass Church Stained Glass
Search The National Archives for Gawcott Search The National Archives for Gawcott

These links will take you to external websites which will open in a new browser window. Bucks FHS is not responsible for nor has any control over the content of these sites. If any of these links do not work please let us know. It would be helpful if you could say which parish you were viewing and the name of the link which is broken.

Photographs

 

Photographs in our Gallery Photographs in our Gallery
Pictures in the Frith collection Pictures in the Frith collection

These links will take you to external websites which will open in a new browser window. Bucks FHS is not responsible for nor has any control over the content of these sites. If any of these links do not work please let us know. It would be helpful if you could say which parish you were viewing and the name of the link which is broken.

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
1801395
1811467
1821566
1831N/A
1841665
1851619
1861571
1871540
1881N/A
1891N/A
1901N/A
1911N/A
1921N/A
1931N/A
1941N/A
1951N/A
1961N/A
1971N/A
1981N/A
1991N/A

There was no census in 1941.

Records

If members wish to borrow any item please make a note of the size, weight & reference and contact the Parish Librarian

Parish   Church   Register   Start
Date  
End
Date  
Online
Search  
E-Mail
Search  
Publication  
Gawcott   Holy Trinity   Baptisms   1806   1901   Yes,
click here
 
Yes,
click here
 
Yes,
click here
Gawcott   Holy Trinity   Marriages   1862   1912   Yes,
click here
 
Yes,
click here
 
Yes,
click here
Gawcott   Holy Trinity   Burials   1807   1901   Yes,
click here
 
Yes,
click here
 
Yes,
click here

In the size section mfc means microfiche while A5 and A4 are paper sizes. CD is a Compact Disc.  

Register Library

If members wish to borrow any item please make a note of the size, weight & reference and contact the Parish Librarian

Holy Trinity

Part:

Details: Bap: 1806-1901 Bur: 1807-1837 With Index Bucks FHS Bucks FHS2003

Size: A5      Weight (grams): 118      Library Ref: PR245

In the size section mfc means microfiche while A5 and A4 are paper sizes. CD is a Compact Disc.  

Surnames

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

PositionBefore 1700   18th Century   19th Century   Overall Surnames  
1COLLETTLAWBENNETTBENNETT
2NORTHWARROSBORNEWARR
3FENNIMORENORMANHOLTONOSBORNE
4MEDCUFFGEORGETURVEYHOLTON
5WINTERBORNEWISEMANWARRTURVEY
6WHITESMITHBLENCOWESMITH
7WISEMANMARKHAMSMITHBLENCOWE
8WATKINSHALLROBINSONROBINSON
9JEFFERYCOLLETTHARRISHARRIS
10COARSCOTTTEWTEW