Buckinghamshire Parishes (old)

Wing Parish

Church: All Saints

Hundred: Cottesloe

Poor Law District: Leighton Buzzard

Size (acres): 5703

Easting & Northing: 488222

Grid Ref SP880220 Click to see map

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Wing

The name Wing comes from the Anglo Saxon 'Weowungum' meaning Weowum's People, gradually becoming Wenge and finally Wing. Standing on a ridge rising from the Vale of Aylesbury it must be one of the oldest inhabited sites in the county. Its church of All Saints was begun in the 10th century and has ma

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Wing

Wing Parish (Pop. 1,152) Four Daily Schools, one contains 40 males and 25 females ; another 12 females; another 3 of each sex; and the other (commenced 1833), 20 females.   These children are all receiving instruction at the expense of their parents.

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

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Places

 

NameTypeNote
Wing PARISH All Saints
Willien NAMES name for Willen in 1766
Witehunge NAMES name for Domesday Book in 1086
Wyllien NAMES name for Willen in 1806
Wyllyn NAMES name for Willen in 1517
Wyng NAMES name for Wing in 1512
Weslyan NON-CONFORMIST Church Street. First Mentioned: 1847. Sold 1851
Ascott PLACE within the parish
Ascott House PLACE within the parish
Burcott PLACE within the parish
Cottesloe PLACE within the parish
Crafton PLACE within the parish
Crafton Lodge PLACE within the parish
Littleworth PLACE within the parish
Littleworth PLACE within the parish
Mount Pleasant PLACE within the parish
Netherweld PLACE within the parish
Tinkershole PLACE within the parish
Wingbury PLACE within the parish

 

Links

 

Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial
Church history Church history
The Czech Government in exile in Wing The Czech Government in exile in Wing
Victoria County History Victoria County History
Wing Geneaology Wing Geneaology
Wing Priory Wing Priory
Search The National Archives for Wing Search The National Archives for Wing
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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1801993
1811937
18211086
18311152
18411274
18511376
18611504
18711520
18811636
18911799
19011740
19111695
19211498
19311415
1941N/A
19512215
19611719
19711842
19812673
19912740

There was no census in 1941.

Records

Parish   Church   Register   Start
Date  
End
Date  
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Wing   All Saints   Baptisms   1546   1902   Yes,
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Yes,
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Not available
Wing   All Saints   Marriages   1546   1902   Yes,
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Yes,
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Not available
Wing   All Saints   Burials   1546   1971   Yes,
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Yes,
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Not available

 

Surnames

These were extracted from our own records and presented as a guide.

PositionBefore 1700   18th Century   19th Century   Overall Surnames  
1NORCOTWOODMANWOOLHEADWOOLHEAD
2BUCKMASTERHELEYDIMMOCKGREEN
3MILLERGREENGREENDIMMOCK
4NEWLANDLATHWELLPAGEHELEY
5DORMERDIMMOCKBONEWOODMAN
6BATESMITHHELEYSMITH
7DOWNESMORTIMERCUTLERBONE
8GODMANHORTONRANDALLCUTLER
9SANDERSBATESBANDYPAGE
10CHAPPELLASHWELLSMITHRANDALL