Buckinghamshire Parishes (old)

Hitcham Parish

Church: St Mary

Hundred: Burnham

Poor Law District: Eton

Size (acres): 1484

Easting & Northing: 492183

Grid Ref SU920830 Click to see map

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BURNHAM HUNDRED From Sheahan 1861: This is an oddly shaped division of the coulty, resembling in some degree a figure of eight with the lower section much narrower than the other.    

Hitcham

Hitcham Parish (Pop. 232) The children attend a National School in the adjoining parish of Burnham. ABSTRACT OF EDUCATION RETURNS, 1833.

Hitcham

Description of  from Sheahan, 1861.

Hitcham

The hamlet of Hitcham lies between the villages of Taplow and Burnham. It is mentioned in the Domesday Book, at which time about thirteen families resided there. The ancient church of St Mary dates from about 1126 and in that century the first stone building was erected, of which the present nave wa

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Places

 

NameTypeNote
Hitcham PARISH St Mary
Hutcham NAMES name for Hitcham in 1563
Hutcheham NAMES name for Hitcham in Domesday Book in 1086
Hycham NAMES name for Hitcham in 1526

 

Links

 

Victoria County History Victoria County History
Church Stained Glass Church Stained Glass
Search The National Archives for Hitcham Search The National Archives for Hitcham
Buckinghamshire Remembers - Hitcham Buckinghamshire Remembers - Hitcham
Hitcham & Taplow Society Hitcham and Taplow Society

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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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1801200
1811161
1821172
1831232
1841267
1851236
1861205
1871270
1881395
1891512
1901553
1911646
1921657
1931886
1941N/A
1951N/A
1961N/A
1971N/A
1981N/A
1991N/A

There was no census in 1941.

Records

Parish   Church   Register   Start
Date  
End
Date  
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Hitcham   St Mary   Baptisms   1561   1901   Yes,
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Yes,
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Hitcham   St Mary   Marriages   1559   1901   Yes,
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Yes,
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Not available
Hitcham   St Mary   Burials   1764   1812   Yes,
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Yes,
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Not available
Hitcham   St Mary   Burials   1753   1863   Yes,
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Yes,
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Not available
Hitcham   St Mary   Burials   1562   1750   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  
1GROVEMARTINSAWYERCOX
2SALTERMEDWINCOXSAWYER
3LANGTONAMANDNEWELLNEWELL
4NICHOLASGRETTONMOSDELLHOWARD
5POOLEBOVINGTONWILLIAMSMOSDELL
6STONETAYLORHOWARDWILLIAMS
7FLOYDNASHWEBSTERPOOLE
8CLERKEMEDESSAWNEYWEBSTER
9TAYLORHATCHSLATERSMITH
10SMITHSEDDINGHORWOODSAWNEY