Buckinghamshire Parishes (old)

Dorton Parish

Church: St John the Baptist

Hundred: Ashendon

Poor Law District: Thame

Size (acres): 1477

Easting & Northing: 468214

Grid Ref SP680140 Click to see map

Articles

 

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Category

Dorton

Dorton Parish (Pop. 158) The children of this parish attend the National Schools at Brill. ABSTRACT OF EDUCATION RETURNS, 1833.

Maps

ASHENDON HUNDRED   From Sheahan in 1861: The three ancient hundreds, in Domesday Book denominated Essedene, Votesdon and Tichesele, were united in the present hundred of Ashendon popularly so called, but technically, The Three hundreds of Ashendon.

Dorton

Description of Dorton from Sheahan, 1861.

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Places

 

NameTypeNote
Dorton PARISH St John the Baptist
Dortone NAMES name for Dorton in Domesday Book in 1086
Hough Wood NAMES name for Howe Wood in 1826
Hough gate NAMES name for Howe Wood in 1766
Howe Wood PLACE within the parish

 

Links

 

Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial
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..

Note
1801105
1811124
1821133
1831158
1841151
1851139
1861137
1871125
1881111
1891137
1901140
1911139
1921135
1931133
1941N/A
1951144
1961128
1971124
1981124
1991200

There was no census in 1941.

Records

Parish   Church   Register   Start
Date  
End
Date  
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Dorton   St John the Baptist   Baptisms   1590   1907   Yes,
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Yes,
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Yes,
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Dorton   St John the Baptist   Marriages   1600   1901   Yes,
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Yes,
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Yes,
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Dorton   St John the Baptist   Burials   1590   1901   Yes,
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Yes,
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Yes,
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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  
1GOULDERSMITHEDWARDSEDWARDS
2GRACEWATSONLONGPOLLARD
3GOLDERREEVESPOLLARDLONG
4KEENEPOLLARDGUNTRIPSILVER
5EELESBLAKESILVERGUNTRIP
6SHIRLYPARROTTBUNYANWATSON
7DEWEEDWARDSTIPPINGSMITH
8WATSONREEVEFULLERBUNYAN
9FOLYATEPARROTMUMFORDREEVES
10STONEGOODSONWATSONPARROTT