Buckinghamshire Parishes

North Crawley Parish

Church: St Firmin

Hundred: Newport

Poor Law District: Newport Pagnell

Size (acres): 3362

Easting & Northing: 492244

Grid Ref SP920440 Click to see map

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Newport Hundred - Description from Sheahan 1861

North Crawley

North Crawley Parish (Pop. 791) Four Daily Schools, three of which contain about 24 children of both sexes; the other, 12 males, all under instruction at the expense of their parents.

North Crawley

The population of the village is now just under five hundred with twenty-six children in the school. In 1895 there were one hundred and twenty children in the school, with three families of twelve children each. Children were allowed to leave at eleven if they had a 'Dunce's Certificate'. The schoo

North Crawley

North Crawley - Description from J.J. Sheahan, 1861.

North Crawley

A country lane, an old thatched cot, Fields, woods and garden plots: Those lovely elms and chestnuts grand, And oaks - the finest in the land. The church so grand with lovely steeple That is so grand to many people. The chapel, too, is rather nice, Where every Sunday folk rejoice.

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North Crawley

 

Places

 

NameTypeNote
North Crawley PARISH St Firmin
Crauelai NAMES name for North Cawley in Domesday Book in 1086
Congregational NON-CONFORMIST First Mentioned: 1821. Converted to house 1968
Dissenters(Baptist) NON-CONFORMIST First Mentioned: 1735
Horncastle PLACE within the parish
Hurst End PLACE within the parish
Little Crawley PLACE within the parish

 

Links

 

Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial
Roll of Honour - War Memorial Roll of Honour - War Memorial
Village site Village site
Search The National Archives for North+Crawley Search The National Archives for North Crawley
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..

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1801617
1811681
1821775
1831791
1841865
1851914
1861981
1871933
1881699
1891622
1901541
1911546
1921504
1931482
1941N/A
1951487
1961465
1971394
1981726
1991790

There was no census in 1941.

Records

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Parish   Church   Register   Start
Date  
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North Crawley   St Firmin   Baptisms   1561   1909   Yes,
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Yes,
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North Crawley   St Firmin   Marriages   1565   1837   Yes,
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Yes,
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North Crawley   St Firmin   Burials   1558   1901   Yes,
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Yes,
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Not available

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Register Library

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Part:

Details: Bap: 1700-1812 Mar: 1669-1812 Bur: 1700-1812 T Britton

Size: A4      Weight (grams): 362      Library Ref: PR44

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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  
1PAGESMITHGOODMANSMITH
2CHURCHWRIGHTSMITHGOODMAN
3COOKEVAUXREADBRANDON
4KNIGHTBRANDONBRANDONWRIGHT
5NASHGOODMANRICHARDSONREAD
6KILPINBURGETAYLORHALL
7HALLMARSHALLCLAREBURGE
8HARVEYAUSTINROBERTSTAYLOR
9WILSONHALLGLIDEWELLMARSHALL
10BURGEDAYDAVISVAUX