Buckinghamshire Parishes (old)

Leckhampstead Parish

Church: St Mary the Virgin

Hundred: Buckingham

Poor Law District: Buckingham

Size (acres): 2571

Easting & Northing: 472237

Grid Ref SP720370 Click to see map

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Leckhampstead

{tab Description} The village of Leckhampstead is situated on the stream the Leek that rises in Whittlebury forest in Northamptonshire and is a tributary of the river Ouse which bounds the parish on the south side. In bygone years the parish was divided into two parts called Leckhampstead Magna and

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Leckhampstead
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Places

 

NameTypeNote
Leckhampstead PARISH St Mary the Virgin
Lechamstede NAMES name for Leckhampstead in Domesday Book in 1086
Lekehampsted NAMES name for Leckhampstead 1525
Lekhamsted(e) NAMES name for Leckhampstead in 1517 and 1766
Leycamstede NAMES name for Leckhampstead 1512
Lykehamstede NAMES name for Leckhampstead 1517
Lymesend NAMES name for Limes End in 1607
Lymeswodes NAMES name for Limes End in 1542
Limes End PLACE within the parish
Nast End PLACE within the parish, now lost

 

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..

Note
1801346
1811397
1821519
1831499
1841505
1851518
1861482
1871447
1881340
1891302
1901241
1911243
1921209
1931199
1941N/A
1951204
1961178
1971128
1981154
1991151

There was no census in 1941.

Records

Parish   Church   Register   Start
Date  
End
Date  
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Leckhampstead   St Mary the Virgin   Baptisms   1560   1861   Yes,
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Yes,
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Leckhampstead   St Mary the Virgin   Marriages   1558   1854   Yes,
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Yes,
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Not available
Leckhampstead   St Mary the Virgin   Burials   1559   1903   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  
1HURSTHURSTHURSTHURST
2BAGLEYCHURCHWHITEHEADWHITEHEAD
3SMITHWHITEHEADYOUNGSMITH
4WEBBSMITHSMITHYOUNG
5SPENCERROBINSONCROOKCROOK
6HODGESHURSTEWARNEREMERTON
7COLESGURDENEMERTONWARNER
8WATTSBRITTAINBRICKWELLBRICKWELL
9DAVYBATESNEWMANNEWMAN
10WHITAKERWEBBJONESHODGES