Buckinghamshire Parishes

Great Kimble Parish

Church: St Nicholas

Hundred: Aylesbury

Poor Law District: Wycombe

Size (acres): 2507

Easting & Northing: 482205

Grid Ref SP820050 Click to see map

Articles

 

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Gt Kimble

Cymbeline's Mount, high in the hills in Chequer's land, was the stronghold of the British King Cunabelin or Cymbeline, from whom Great and Little Kimble derive their names. A gold coin depicting him was found here. Relics indicate that there was a Romano British village, a Roman villa and a Neolithi

Maps

AYLESBURY HUNDRED from Sheahan 1861: The division of Buckinghamshire now known as the hundred of Aylesbury is formed by the union of the three ancient hundreds of Elesberie (Aylesbury), Risberge, (Risborough), and Stane, (Stone), and still retains the formally the appelation of the "Three Hundreds

Gt Kimble

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

Gt Kimble

Great Kimble Parish (Pop. 436) Two Day and Sunday National Schools; one is attended by 20 females daily, and 50 on Sundays ; the other (lately commenced), by 20 males daily, and 25 on Sundays; these Schools are supported by subscription, aided by weekly payments from the children. There is al

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Great Kimble

 

Places

 

NameTypeNote
Great Kimble PARISH St Nicholas
Bulpittwood NAMES name for Pulpit wood in 1639
Chenebelle NAMES name for Kimble in Domesday Book in 1086
Chenebelle, Parva NAMES name for Kimble in Domesday Book in 1086
Kymball NAMES name for Kiimble in 1510
Baptist NON-CONFORMIST Union Chapel, Church Street. First Mentioned: 1875
Grange (Fm) PLACE within the parish
Kimble Wick (Part) PLACE within the parish
Longdown PLACE within the parish
Marsh (Part) PLACE within the parish
Pulpit Wood PLACE within the parish
Sollinger PLACE within the parish

 

Links

 

Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial
Church Stained Glass Church Stained Glass
Search The National Archives for Great+Kimble Search The National Archives for Great Kimble

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Photographs

 

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Pictures in the Frith collection Pictures in the Frith collection

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Places Library

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Great Kimble

Part: Princes Risborough in old picture postcards -- 76pp A J Macfarlane 1984

Weight (grams): 230      Library Ref: BP157

Gt Kimble

Part: The Chilterns & the Thames Valley -- Illustrated, maps, index. 282pp S E Winbolt 1932

Weight (grams): 342      Library Ref: BP432

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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1801316
1811319
1821360
1831436
1841489
1851501
1861408
1871459
1881422
1891395
1901345
1911478
1921541
1931662
1941N/A
1951765
1961807
1971917
1981883
1991873

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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Great Kimble   St Nicholas   Baptisms   1756   1909   Yes,
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Yes,
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Yes,
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Great Kimble   St Nicholas   Marriages   1575   1901   Yes,
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Yes,
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Yes,
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Great Kimble   St Nicholas   Burials   1575   1902   Yes,
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Yes,
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Yes,
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Register Library

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Part:

Details: Mar: 1701-1753 A Hillier

Size: A4      Weight (grams): 59      Library Ref: PR70

     

Part:

Details: Mar: 1754-1807 J Overhrow

Size: A4      Weight (grams): 53      Library Ref: PR354

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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  
1GOODCHILDBLACKWELLGILBERTGILBERT
2STATHAMFORDRUTLANDTAPPING
3CLARKEWESTTAPPINGRUTLAND
4SMITHGURNEYWYATTWYATT
5KINGCLARKEASTEAST
6WARDENTAPPINGORCHARDREADING
7REYNOLDSALLENLEACHHERITAGE
8GYLESHUMPHREYREADINGBLACKWELL
9BARRETTGATESHERITAGECLARK
10HERBERTBATESBRAYORCHARD