Buckinghamshire Parishes

Upton cum Chalvey Parish

Church: St Mary

Hundred: Stoke

Poor Law District: Eton

Size (acres): 1943

Easting & Northing: 496179

Grid Ref SU960790 Click to see map

Articles

 

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Shops & Towns

This is the list of Toy Dealers that are in Buckinghamshire in 1891.

Maps

STOKE HUNDRED From Shehan in 1861: In geographical extent this is the smallest hundred in the county.

Education

Sir, May I venture to bring to notice of those of your readers who have children attending the Elementary Schools of the parish, the great importance of regular attendance, not only in the interests of the scholars whose progres is retarded by irregularity, but also as affecting the finances of the

Law and the Courts

17/04/1897 Will the telephone be introduced into Slough Police Station? At the last meeting of the Standing Joint Committee, the Chief Constable (Major Mayne) read a letter from the National Telephone Company, stating that they had opened an exchange at Slough, and inquiring whether the Committee de

Poor and Workhouses

A young man named Stockwell appeared before the Board and explained his presence in the Workhouse by stating that he left his place of work because he could not get enough money.

Agriculture and Industry

From a Slough Observer in 1881

General

There are many ways to date an old photograph including identifying the photographer who took the picture and finding out when they were trading. This section lists Victorian and Edwardian photographers in Buckinghamshire including portrait and landscape photographers. The approximate dates for ea

Poor and Workhouses

This is the regulations for the diet of workhouse inmates agreed by the Eton Board of Guardians on the 8th June 1835.

Transport

Great Western Railway On August 10th, 11th, 12th and 13th, Cheap Day Tickets will be issued to AYLESBURY (County Cricket Matches) by certain trains from Windsor, Slough, Taplow Maidenhead, &c. For full particulars, Week Excursions, &c., see bills & pamphlets. J.L. WILKINSON, General Ma

Law and the Courts

“Irish Annie” AgainAnnie Wilson, better known as “Irish Annie” as charges with being drunk and disorderly at Datchet on October 24th.

Poor and Workhouses

In 1940 the Eton Union Workhouse hospital was called Albert House. In 1948 the Health Service was set up and the Eton Union Workhouse hospital was transferred to the new service.

Shops & Towns

Below is an advert for an entertainment and race for boys. Music and dance played a great part in the lives of people. The race is interesting as it is for all ages of boy. There is a handicap system where the slower and younger boys get a head start. This race is one of many over a season for boys,

General

This page documents postcard publishers in Buckinghamshire. The list is split into two parts, firstly publishers in Bucks and secondly those outside Bucks (mainly national publishers which have produced local postcards).

Upton cum Chalvey

Description of Upton-cum-Chalvey from J.J. Sheahan, 1861.

Upton cum Chalvey

Upton Parish, with Chalvey Hamlet, part of Salt Hill, and part of Slough (Pop. 1,502) Two Daily Schools, one contains 9 males and 11 females, the other (commenced 1821), 2 males and 10 females, in both of which the children are instructed at the expense of their parents.

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Map

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Upton cum Chalvey

 

Places

 

NameTypeNote
Upton cum Chalvey PARISH St Mary
Baptist NON-CONFORMIST Windsor Road. First Mentioned: 1891. Built 1905
Congregational NON-CONFORMIST Church Street. First Mentioned: 1852
Plymouth Brethren NON-CONFORMIST First Mentioned: 1880
Primitive Methodist NON-CONFORMIST William Street. First Mentioned: 1848. Built 1877
Weslyan NON-CONFORMIST Ledgers Road. First Mentioned: 1847
Bayliss PLACE within the parish
Chalvey PLACE within the parish
Eton Union Central Workhouse PLACE workhouse in Albert St. now Upton Hospital
Merton Grange PLACE within the parish
Mirk PLACE within the parish
Salt Hill PLACE within the parish
Slough (Part) PLACE hamlet in parish, now a parish in a town
Upton PLACE within the parish

 

Photographs

 

Photographs in our Gallery Photographs in our Gallery
Pictures in the Frith collection Pictures in the Frith collection

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Places Library

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Slough, inc. Upton cum Chalvey

Part: Lights out and the stars appear -- Story of Slough Co-operative Film Society, No index 19pp C Dellow 1995

Weight (grams): 50      Library Ref: BP153

Upton (Slough)

Part: The Chilterns & the Thames Valley -- Illustrated, maps, index. 282pp S E Winbolt 1932

Weight (grams): 342      Library Ref: BP432

Upton (Slough)

Part: The Chilterns & the Thames Valley -- Illustrated, maps, index. 282pp S E Winbolt 1932

Weight (grams): 342      Library Ref: BP432

Population

These population figures are based on the Census results. The boundaries are those used in the particular census which may vary over time..

NoteSlough
1801N/A
1811N/A
1821N/A
1831N/A
1841N/A
1851N/A
1861N/A
1871N/A
1881N/A
18918713
1901N/A
191114982
192120285
193133530
1941N/A
195166471
196180811
197187075
1981N/A
1991N/A

There was no census in 1941.

Records

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Parish   Church   Register   Start
Date  
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Slough   St Paul   Baptisms   1899   1901   Not available   Yes,
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Upton cum Chalvey   St Laurence   Baptisms   1539   1901   Yes,
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Yes,
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Upton cum Chalvey   St Mary   Marriages   1860   1903   Yes,
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Yes,
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Upton cum Chalvey   St Laurence   Marriages   1539   1902   Yes,
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Yes,
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Not available
Slough   Congregational (URC?)   Burials   1859   1914   Not available   Yes,
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Upton cum Chalvey   St Laurence   Burials   1539   1901   Yes,
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Yes,
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Not available
Slough   Congregational(URC?)   Burials   1859   1914   Yes,
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Yes,
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Not available

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Register Library

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Part:

Details: Bur: 1539-1842 C M Marshall

Size: A4      Weight (grams): 296      Library Ref: PR79

     

Part:

Details: Mar: 1539-1893 C M Marshall

Size: A4      Weight (grams): 328      Library Ref: PR117

     

Part: Part 2

Details: Bap: 1539-1874 (1824-1874) C M Marshall Includes index f

Size: A4      Weight (grams): 326      Library Ref: PR123

     

Part: Part 1

Details: Bap: 1539-1874 (1539-1824) C M Marshall

Size: A4      Weight (grams): 310      Library Ref: PR124

Congregational, Church Street

Part:

Details: Bap: 1859-1998 Mar: 1859-1995 Bur: 1859-1905 D and J Gudgeon

Size: A4      Weight (grams): 126      Library Ref: NR156

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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  
1PITTPITTSMITHSMITH
2BELLSMITHSTEVENSBROWN
3WOODWARDHOUSEBROWNPITT
4HUSEBROWNJOELSTEVENS
5BAVINWEBBHARRISJOEL
6READEGRANTHAMHOWSEHARRIS
7PURSERBALDWINWILDERHOWSE
8NEWINGTONHUNTCLARKCLARK
9DUCKPURSERATKINSWILDER
10BALLJOELKNIGHTPURSER