Buckinghamshire Parishes (old)

Great Hampden Parish

Church: St Mary Magdalen

Hundred: Aylesbury

Poor Law District: Wycombe

Size (acres): 1763

Easting & Northing: 484201

Grid Ref SP840010 Click to see map

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AYLESBURY HUNDRED from Sheahan 1861: The division of Buckinghamshire now known as the hundred of Aylesbury is formed by the union of the three ancient hundreds of Elesberie (Aylesbury), Risberge, (Risborough), and Stane, (Stone), and still retains the formally the appelation of the "Three Hundreds

Gt Hampden

Great Hampden is one of those places where it is said nothing ever happens but once upon a time it did.

Gt Hampden

Description of Great Hampden from J. J. Sheahan, 1861.  

Gt Hampden

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Places

 

NameTypeNote
Great Hampden PARISH St Mary Magdalen
Hamdenenam NAMES name for Hampden in Domesday Book in 1086
Methodist NON-CONFORMIST Bryant's Bottom. First Mentioned: 1863
Aldridge Grove PLACE within the parish
Bryants Bottom (Part) PLACE within the parish
Honor End (Fm) PLACE within the parish

 

Links

 

Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial at Bryants Bottom
Church Stained Glass Church Stained Glass
Search The National Archives for Great+Hampden Search The National Archives for Great Hampden
Buckinghamshire Remembers - St Mary Magdalene Buckinghamshire Remembers - St Mary Magdalene

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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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1801228
1811235
1821281
1831286
1841290
1851308
1861266
1871262
1881255
1891246
1901207
1911424
1921440
1931408
1941N/A
1951334
1961331
1971315
1981247
1991277

There was no census in 1941.

Records

Parish   Church   Register   Start
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Date  
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Great Hampden   St Mary Magdalen   Baptisms   1557   1812   Yes,
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Yes,
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Great Hampden   St Mary Magdalen   Marriages   1559   1835   Yes,
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Yes,
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Great Hampden   St Mary Magdalen   Marriages   1838   1909   Yes,
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Yes,
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Great Hampden   St Mary Magdalen   Burials   1557   1905   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  
1HAMPDENWALKERMARTINMARTIN
2PAGETYLERBIGNELLWALKER
3LITTLEPAGEMARTINREDRUPTYLER
4TYLERSTONEATKINSPAGE
5EASTMASONLEWISHAMPDEN
6MILLERREDRUPWARDREDRUP
7HOREPAGEFREEMASON
8BOURDLANCASTERCOCKSTONE
9WALKERBRYANTWALKERLANCASTER
10RANDALLMARTENCHILTONEAST