Buckinghamshire Parishes (old)

Great Brickhill Parish

Church: St Mary the Virgin

Hundred: Newport

Poor Law District: Newport Pagnell

Size (acres): 2383

Easting & Northing: 490230

Grid Ref SP900300 Click to see map

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Great Brickhill

Great Brickhill Parish (Pop. 776) Three Infant Schools, in which are 17 males and 24 females.

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Newport Hundred - Description from Sheahan 1861

Great Brickhill

The name of the village is probably derived from a combination of the Celtic 'Bryh' (hill) and the Anglo-Saxon 'Hylle' (hilltop), although evidence has been found of much earlier Roman and Bronze Age settlements. The village is situated on a ridge, lying on a bed of Greensand and Oxford Clay, the hi

Great Brickhill

Description of Great Brickhill from J. J. Sheahan, 1861.  

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Great Brickhill
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Places

 

NameTypeNote
Great Brickhill PARISH St Mary the Virgin
Brichella NAMES name for Great Brickhill in Domesday Book in 1086
Methodist NON-CONFORMIST First Mentioned: 1814. closed 1973
Strict Baptist NON-CONFORMIST First Mentioned: 1812
Cross End PLACE within the parish
Duck End PLACE within the parish
Green End PLACE within the parish
Smewnes Grange PLACE within the parish, now lost

 

Links

 

Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial
Roll of Honour - War Memorial Roll of Honour - War Memorial
Church Stained Glass Church Stained Glass
Search The National Archives for Great+Brickhill Search The National Archives for Great Brickhill

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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
1801560
1811554
1821558
1831776
1841721
1851730
1861590
1871566
1881557
1891522
1901491
1911430
1921482
1931375
1941N/A
1951470
1961536
1971705
1981779
1991767

There was no census in 1941.

Records

Parish   Church   Register   Start
Date  
End
Date  
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Great Brickhill   St Mary the Virgin   Baptisms   1538   1901   Yes,
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Yes,
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Great Brickhill   St Mary the Virgin   Marriages   1559   1902   Yes,
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Yes,
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Not available
Great Brickhill   St Mary the Virgin   Burials   1559   1883   Yes,
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Yes,
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Not available
Great Brickhill   Baptist   Burials   1830   1840   Yes,
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Yes,
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Not available

 

Surnames

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

PositionBefore 1700   18th Century   19th Century   Overall Surnames  
1HOPKINSLAWSONADAMSLAWSON
2SHEPPARDWARNERKINGSMITH
3WATTSCOLEMANSINFIELDADAMS
4BUSHSMITHCHEWCOLEMAN
5GATESHARRISHOLMESKING
6SMITHEDWINSTEVENSSINFIELD
7MERIDALESHEFFIELDSMITHHARRIS
8EDWINPEPPIATPEPPIATTSTEVENS
9COLEMANCHANDLERMORRISCHEW
10BETTSHEPPARDBATESHOLMES