Buckinghamshire Parishes

Marsworth Parish

Church: All Saints

Hundred: Cottesloe

Poor Law District: Berkhampstead

Size (acres): 1266

Easting & Northing: 492214

Grid Ref SP920140 Click to see map

Articles

 

Article Title

Category

Marsworth

Marsworth Parish (Pop. 427) One Sunday School, with 25 children of both sexes; supported by the parish. ABSTRACT OF EDUCATION RETURNS, 1833.

Maps

Cottesloe Hundred - description from Sheahan 1861 Cottesloe, Cotteslow, or Cotsloe hundred, comprises of the three old hundreds of Coteslai, Mureslai, and Elai. Its shape is most irregular, and its boundaries are formed by the hundred of Newport, and parts of Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire on the n

Marsworth

The Grand Union Canal runs through Marsworth with an arm of the canal going off to Aylesbury. The village is surrounded by farming country and was part of Lord Rosebery's estate. In the 1800s it had its own hospital but this was demolished in 1894 and the land is now known as Hospital Farm.

Marsworth

Description of Marsworth from J. J. Sheahan, 1861.

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Marsworth

 

Places

 

NameTypeNote
Marsworth PARISH All Saints
Missevorde NAMES name for Marsworth in Domesday Book in 1086
Particular Baptist NON-CONFORMIST First Mentioned: 1840

 

Links

 

Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial in churchyard
Search The National Archives for Marsworth Search The National Archives for Marsworth
Church Stained Glass Church Stained Glass

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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
1801259
1811264
1821391
1831427
1841484
1851479
1861549
1871564
1881455
1891385
1901396
1911384
1921316
1931323
1941N/A
1951897
1961570
1971506
1981656
1991693

There was no census in 1941.

Records

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Parish   Church   Register   Start
Date  
End
Date  
Online
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E-Mail
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Publication  
Marsworth   All Saints   Baptisms   1575   1901   Yes,
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Yes,
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Marsworth   All Saints   Marriages   1591   1903   Yes,
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Yes,
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Marsworth   All Saints   Burials   1575   1902   Yes,
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Yes,
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Not available

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Register Library

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Part:

Details: Mar: 1574-1812 F W Ragg Ext from Bucks PRs, Marriages Vol 1 Phillimore1902

Size: A4      Weight (grams): 66      Library Ref: PR366

     

Part:

Details: Mar: 1814-1837

Size: A4      Weight (grams): 53      Library Ref: PR367

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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  
1SEARESMITHSMITHSMITH
2WESTNORWOODCHAPPINCHAPPIN
3TURNEYGREENINGBATESSEARE
4GURNEYALLENGREGORYBATES
5IVESWADEEDWARDSGREGORY
6WHITCHURCHWESTFIGGNORWOOD
7NORWOODSTEVENSROWLANDGREENING
8HODSONFIELDSAUNDERSEDWARDS
9GEARYSEAREBRANDOMROWLAND
10ALLENROWLANDGREENINGFIGG