Buckinghamshire Parishes

Long Crendon Parish

Church: St Mary

Hundred: Ashendon

Poor Law District: Thame

Size (acres): 3461

Easting & Northing: 469208

Grid Ref SP690080 Click to see map

Articles

 

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Long Crendon

Long Crendon Parish (Pop. 1,382) Five Daily Schools (commenced since 1818),in which 50 males and 36 females are instructed at the expense of their parents. Two Sunday Schools, in one, supported by voluntary contributions, are 45 children of both sexes, who attend the Established Church; the ot

Maps

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.

Long Crendon

Long Crendon was originally called Creodun, a Saxon word meaning Creoda's Hill, Creoda being the son of Cedric, or Cerdic, the first king of the West Saxons. A large village two miles north of Thame, it came into prominence towards the end of the 16th century with its needlemaking industry. Lacemaki

Long Crendon

Description of Long Crendon from J. J. Sheahan, 1861.

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Long Crendon

 

Places

 

NameTypeNote
Long Crendon PARISH St Mary
Crayndon NAMES name for Long Crendon in 1524
Crendendona NAMES name for Long Crendon in Domesday Book in 1086
Long Crindon NAMES name for Long Crendon in 1626
Baptist NON-CONFORMIST First Mentioned: 1853
Particular Baptist NON-CONFORMIST Meeting House. First Mentioned: 1799. Built 1828, rebuilt 1854
Primitive Methodist NON-CONFORMIST First Mentioned: 1854
Weslyan NON-CONFORMIST First Mentioned: 1840. Built 1866
Easington PLACE within the parish
Notley PLACE within the parish
Tittershall PLACE within the parish

 

Links

 

Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial
Long Crendon Baptist Church Long Crendon Baptist Church
Church Stained Glass Church Stained Glass
Search The National Archives for Long+Crendon Search The National Archives for Long Crendon
Long Crendon Parish Long Crendon Parish, History, Photos etc
Buckinghamshire Remembers - St Mary the Virgin Buckinghamshire Remembers - St Mary the Virgin

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Long Crendon

Part: Buckinghamshire Curiosities -- Includes articles on 63 places, Illustrated 124pp J Lucas

Weight (grams): 280      Library Ref: BP531

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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1801991
1811989
18211212
18311382
18411656
18511700
18611570
18711365
18811179
18911187
19011075
19111082
1921907
1931978
1941N/A
19511205
19611498
19711978
19812347
19912403

There was no census in 1941.

Records

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Parish   Church   Register   Start
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Date  
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Long Crendon   St Mary   Baptisms   1560   1906   Yes,
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Yes,
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Yes,
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Long Crendon   St Mary   Marriages   1562   1904   Yes,
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Yes,
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Yes,
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Long Crendon   St Mary   Burials   1559   1906   Yes,
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Yes,
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Yes,
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Register Library

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(Baptist)

Part:

Details: List of interments. Few dates

Size: A4      Weight (grams): 80      Library Ref: PR304

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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  
1WESTSHRIMPTONSHRIMPTONSHRIMPTON
2BURTWESTDODWELLING
3BURNHAMCARTERINGDODWELL
4CANNONCANNONWARNERTURNER
5TURNERRANDOLPHTURNERWEST
6BURNAMGIBSONEDWARDSCANNON
7GREENINGCOXBUCKLEWARNER
8BUTLERTOWERSEYSAWYERCROOK
9HEARNEFRYERCROOKTOWERSEY
10TOWERSIEWINTERBRISCOEEDWARDS