Buckinghamshire Parishes

Mentmore Parish

Church: St Mary the Virgin

Hundred: Cottesloe

Poor Law District: Leighton Buzzard

Size (acres): 1575

Easting & Northing: 490219

Grid Ref SP900190 Click to see map

Articles

 

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Mentmore

Mentmore Parish, with Ledburn Hamlet (Pop. 329) No School in 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

Mentmore

Rebuilt by Baron de Rothschild on completion of Mentmore Towers in the latter half of the 19th century, Mentmore is a pretty village with its mock Tudor houses set on top of a hill. The large village green is surrounded by splendid lime trees, and the views in all directions are quite breathtaking.

Mentmore

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

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Mentmore

 

Places

 

NameTypeNote
Mentmore PARISH St Mary the Virgin
Leborne NAMES name for Ledburn in 1626
Leburne NAMES name for Ledburn in 1641
Lyburne Green NAMES name for Ledburn in 1766
Mentemore NAMES name for Mentmore in Domesday Book in 1086
Ridborrowe ffeilde NAMES name for Redborough in 1766
Roughden NAMES name for Rowden in 1766
Baptist NON-CONFORMIST Ledburn. First Mentioned: 1840
Weslyan NON-CONFORMIST First Mentioned: 1840
Ledburn PLACE within the parish
Redborough (Fm) PLACE within the parish
Rowden (Fm) PLACE within the parish

 

Links

 

Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial
Victoria County History Victoria County History
Search The National Archives for Mentmore Search The National Archives for Mentmore
Church Stained Glass Church Stained Glass

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Mentmore

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..

Note
1801279
1811298
1821302
1831329
1841348
1851356
1861399
1871408
1881314
1891307
1901289
1911299
1921221
1931254
1941N/A
1951235
1961210
1971208
1981241
1991300

There was no census in 1941.

Records

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Parish   Church   Register   Start
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Date  
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Mentmore   St Mary the Virgin   Baptisms   1575   1904   Yes,
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Yes,
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Yes,
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Mentmore   St Mary the Virgin   Marriages   1575   1902   Yes,
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Yes,
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Yes,
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Mentmore   St Mary the Virgin   Burials   1600   1905   Yes,
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Yes,
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Yes,
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Register Library

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St Mary the Virgin

Part:

Details: Bap: 1575-1901 With Index Bucks FHS Bucks FHS2005

Size: A5      Weight (grams): 115      Library Ref: PR428

St Mary the Virgin

Part:

Details: Mar: 1575-1901 Banns: 1755-1902 Bur: 1600-1901 Bucks FHS Bucks FHS2005

Size: A5      Weight (grams): 125      Library Ref: PR429

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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  
1THEEDETHEEDVARNEYVARNEY
2WIGGEMEADROGERSFOUNTAIN
3WIGGFOUNTAINMERCYROGERS
4JANESMITHWILLISSAYELL
5THEEDCHAPMANFOUNTAINWILLIS
6STEEVENSMATTHEWSSAYELLTHEED
7TARBOXSAYELLKENTMERCY
8WALKERKNIGHTBUCKMASTERMEAD
9DAVERSLONDONBAKERSMITH
10PITKINBAMPTONGRUBBBUCKMASTER