Buckinghamshire Parishes

Thornton Parish

Church: St Michael and All Angels

Hundred: Buckingham

Poor Law District: Buckingham

Size (acres): 1347

Easting & Northing: 475235

Grid Ref SP750350 Click to see map

Articles

 

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Thornton

Thornton Parish (Pop. 94) One Sunday School, consisting of 20 children of both sexes, supported by Sir T. Cotton Sheppard. The poor of this parish have the privilege of sending their boys to a free School at Beachampton. ABSTRACT OF EDUCATION RETURNS, 1833.

Maps

BUCKINGHAM HUNDRED From Sheahan 1861: The hundred of Buckingham, which is situated on the north-western verge of the county, is bounded on the N. and N.E. by Nothamptionshire; on the E. by the hundreds of Newport and Cottesloe; on the S and S.E. by Ashendon hundred; and on the W. by the county of

Thornton

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

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Thornton

 

Places

 

NameTypeNote
Thornton PARISH St Michael and All Angels
Ternitone NAMES name for Thornton in Domesday Book in 1086
Terricot NAMES name for Tyrrelcote for 1825
Haseley PLACE within the parish, now lost
Tyrrelcote (Fm) PLACE within the parish

 

Links

 

Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial
Parish & College History Parish & College History
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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180185
181170
182178
183194
1841101
1851103
1861111
1871103
188167
189180
190178
191186
1921137
1931103
1941N/A
1951116
1961233
1971115
198184
1991119

There was no census in 1941.

Records

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Parish   Church   Register   Start
Date  
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Date  
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Publication  
Thornton   St Michael & All Angels   Baptisms   1562   1903   Yes,
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Yes,
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Thornton   St Michael & All Angels   Marriages   1571   1901   Yes,
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Yes,
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Thornton   St Michael & All Angels   Burials   1562   1809   Yes,
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Yes,
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Register Library

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Part:

Details: Bap: 1562-1812 Mar: 1562-1812 Bur: 1562-1812 Vol 2 BPRS1903

Size: A4      Weight (grams): 212      Library Ref: PR395

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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  
1TYRRELLSHEENWHITEHEADTYRRELL
2JAKEMANGEORGEKINGKING
3ASHBYFROSTBARRETTFROST
4COLEMANRICHARDSONCOTTONWHITEHEAD
5DICKSONKINGFROSTGEORGE
6BLOUNTMORRISCAVENDISHRICHARDSON
7SHEPHERDASHBYBARRATTBARRETT
8PALMERCLARKSMITHASHBY
9DUDSONTYRRELLHOBBSSHEEN
10WARDJUDGESHOULERCOTTON