Buckinghamshire Parishes (old)

Middle Claydon Parish

Church: All Saints

Hundred: Ashendon

Poor Law District: Buckingham

Size (acres): 2640

Easting & Northing: 472225

Grid Ref SP720250 Click to see map

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Middle Clayton

Middle Claydon Parish (Pop. 136) One Daily School (commenced 1827), in which are 60 males and 30 females (many from other parishes;) supported by Sir Harry Verney, and penny weekly payments from the children; Sunday School, for this and the parish of East Claydon, wherein 100 children receive

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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.

Middle Clayton

Our village has no actual centre as such, but covers a large area, with a population of approximately 150. At one extremity we have Verney Junction, a handful of cottages which once housed railway employees, and a public house. The railway was axed by Beeching in 1967. There is one large house, prob

Middle Clayton

Description of Middle Claydon from J. J. Sheahan, 1861.

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Middle Claydon
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Places

 

NameTypeNote
Middle Claydon PARISH All Saints
Claindone NAMES name for Claydon in the Domesday Book in 1086
Balmore Wood PLACE within the parish
Knowl Hill PLACE within the parish

 

Links

 

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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..

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1801103
1811129
1821160
1831136
1841127
1851165
1861146
1871139
1881225
1891227
1901231
1911257
1921195
1931160
1941N/A
1951181
1961177
1971150
1981156
1991123

There was no census in 1941.

Records

Parish   Church   Register   Start
Date  
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Date  
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Middle Claydon   All Saints   Baptisms   1540   1812   Yes,
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Yes,
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Middle Claydon   All Saints   Marriages   1538   1835   Yes,
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Yes,
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Middle Claydon   All Saints   Burials   1539   1821   Yes,
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Yes,
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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  
1KINGHINTONSTEVENSHINTON
2VERNEYROADSHINTONROADS
3ROADSWEBBROADSWEBB
4GIBBSSTEVENSWEBBSTEVENS
5HICKSBUTCHERLESTERKING
6BARTONWELHEADCROSSVERNEY
7ROADESLAKEVERNEYBUTCHER
8MAYMILLERBECKETTHICKS
9BUTTERFIELDWELLHEADKINGMILLER
10BUTCHERDANIELJUDGEGIBBS