Buckinghamshire Parishes (old)

Ravenstone Parish

Church: All Saints

Hundred: Newport

Poor Law District: Newport Pagnell

Size (acres): 1920

Easting & Northing: 484250

Grid Ref SP840500 Click to see map

Articles

 

Article Title

Category

Ravenstone

{tab Description} Description of Ravenstone from J.J. Sheahan, 1861. The parish of Ravenston, Ravenstone, or Rowenstone, adjoins Olney on the west, and, like that parish, is bounded on the north by Northamptonshire, and on the south by the river Ouse. Its area is 2,230 acres; population about 450;

Map

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Ravenstone
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Places

 

NameTypeNote
Ravenstone PARISH All Saints
Ranstone NAMES name for Ravenstone in 1693
Raunston NAMES name for Ravenstone in 1509
Raveneston NAMES name for Ravenstone in Domesday Book 1086
Independent & Baptist NON-CONFORMIST Dissenting. First Mentioned: 1790. Built 1818, rebuilt 1907
Eakley Lanes PLACE within the parish
Parkfield Farm PLACE within the parish

 

Photographs

 

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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..

Note
1801381
1811370
1821418
1831430
1841415
1851446
1861400
1871431
1881370
1891300
1901224
1911196
1921220
1931166
1941N/A
1951206
1961185
1971182
1981195
1991219

There was no census in 1941.

Records

Parish   Church   Register   Start
Date  
End
Date  
Online
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Publication  
Ravenstone   All Saints   Baptisms   1574   1873   Yes,
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Yes,
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Not available
Ravenstone   All Saints   Baptisms   1568   1653   Not available   Yes,
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Not available
Ravenstone   All Saints   Marriages   1569   1836   Yes,
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Yes,
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Not available
Ravenstone   All Saints   Burials   1569   1908   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  
1GADSDENKIGHTLEYKIGHTLEYKIGHTLEY
2CLARKEPETTITWHITESMITH
3GREENEBUTCHERRICHARDSONWHITE
4PALMERWATSONNICHOLLSRICHARDSON
5ELLISGODFREYSMITHNICHOLLS
6KYTLEYSMITHWATSONWATSON
7ALLENGRACEBARRINGERBARRINGER
8BATTISSONPETITHAMMONGODFREY
9PARKERHOOTONNICHOLSWALLIS
10JOHNSONHOLLOWAYLABRUMHOLLOWAY