Buckinghamshire Parishes

Grendon Underwood Parish

Church: St Leonard

Hundred: Ashendon

Poor Law District: Aylesbury

Size (acres): 2536

Easting & Northing: 468220

Grid Ref SP680200 Click to see map

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ASHENDON HUNDRED   From Sheahan in 1861: The three ancient hundreds, in Domesday Book denominated Essedene, Votesdon and Tichesele, were united in the present hundred of Ashendon popularly so called, but technically, The Three hundreds of Ashendon.

Grendon Underwood

Grendon Underwood lies between the Roman road of Akeman Street and the ancient Bernwode Forest from which it derives its name. Part of the woods are still there and muntjac or barking deer are to be seen, and in the wet oak and hazel woods, primroses and cowslips abound. From the 16th century, the v

Grendon Underwood

Description of Grendon Underwood from J. J. Sheahan, 1861.  

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Grendon Underwood

 

Places

 

NameTypeNote
Grendon Underwood PARISH St Leonard
Grennedone NAMES name for Grendon Underwood in Domesday Book in 1086
Gryenedone NAMES name for Grendon Underwood in 1626
Baptist NON-CONFORMIST Kingswood. First Mentioned: 1841
Finemerehill House PLACE within the parish

 

Links

 

Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial
Church Stained Glass Church Stained Glass
Search The National Archives for Grendon+Underwood Search The National Archives for Grendon Underwood

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Photographs

 

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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..

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1801285
1811271
1821312
1831379
1841384
1851427
1861451
1871448
1881365
1891373
1901323
1911303
1921283
1931302
1941N/A
1951490
1961570
19711307
19811188
19911310

There was no census in 1941.

Records

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Parish   Church   Register   Start
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Grendon Underwood   St Leonard   Baptisms   1592   1869   Yes,
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Yes,
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Grendon Underwood   St Leonard   Marriages   1560   1836   Yes,
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Yes,
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Grendon Underwood   St Leonard   Burials   1591   1905   Yes,
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Yes,
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Register Library

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Part:

Details: Mar: 1560-1753, 1803-1837 N G Chorlton

Size: A4      Weight (grams): 116      Library Ref: PR335

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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  
1HOLTHOLTBUTLERHOLT
2TAYLERSMITHHOLTBUTLER
3ALLENHOLTONROADSGEORGE
4BARNESBUTLERGEORGELOVELL
5HOLTONLOVELLLOVELROADS
6BAYLIEBATESWATTSLOVEL
7THORNTONGEORGEPARKERPARKER
8ADDAMSBAILYLOVELLHOLTON
9HURLESFOSKETTJACKMANWATTS
10HOLTEJONESJONESJONES