Buckinghamshire Parishes (old)

Marsh Gibbon Parish

Church: St Mary the Virgin

Hundred: Buckingham

Poor Law District: Buckingham

Size (acres): 2818

Easting & Northing: 464223

Grid Ref SP640230 Click to see map

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Marsh Gibbon

Marsh Gibbon Parish (Pop, 812) Two Sunday Schools (commenced since 1818); one supported by the Rector and Curate, is attended by 50 males and 80 females, the other maintained by Independent Dissenters, consisting of about 50 children of both sexes.

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BUCKINGHAM HUNDRED From Sheahan 1861: The hundred of Buckingham, which is situated on the north-western verge of the county, is bounded on the N. and N.E. by Nothamptionshire; on the E. by the hundreds of Newport and Cottesloe; on the S and S.E. by Ashendon hundred; and on the W. by the county of

Marsh Gibbon

Most of the farms and stone terraced cottages are owned by the Ewelme Charity Trust, and the rents help provide for 13 poor men and two chaplains at Ewelme in Oxfordshire.

Marsh Gibbon

At the turn of the century Marsh Gibbon was noted for its large proportion of thatched cottages and barns, and most of the farm workers of the village could thatch. House thatching was a business of its own as carried on by the Carter family and this was their only means of earning a living. The st

Marsh Gibbon

Description of Marsh Gibbon from J. J. Sheahan in 1861.

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Places

 

NameTypeNote
Marsh Gibbon PARISH St Mary the Virgin
Black Bretch NAMES name for Black Breach in 1674
Gubbons Hole NAMES name for Rhon Hill in 1670
Marsh Gibbyon NAMES name for Marsh Gibbon in 16th C
Marsh Gibwen NAMES name for Marsh Gibbon in 1806
Marsh Gubbyon NAMES name for Marsh Gibbon in 16th C
Merse NAMES name for Marsh Gibbon in Domesday Book in 1086
Ranell NAMES name for Rhon Hill in 1670
Ranhill NAMES name for Rhon Hill in 1674
Rannell NAMES name for Rhon Hill in 1674
Congregational NON-CONFORMIST First Mentioned: 1853
Independent NON-CONFORMIST First Mentioned: 1822
Black Breach PLACE within the parish, now lost
Gubbins Hole PLACE within the parish

 

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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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1801534
1811626
1821738
1831812
1841863
1851944
1861858
1871876
1881743
1891696
1901598
1911587
1921521
1931490
1941N/A
1951510
1961545
1971724
1981820
1991853

There was no census in 1941.

Records

Parish   Church   Register   Start
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Marsh Gibbon   St Mary the Virgin   Baptisms   1576   1843   Yes,
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Marsh Gibbon   St Mary the Virgin   Marriages   1577   1901   Yes,
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Yes,
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Marsh Gibbon   St Mary the Virgin   Burials   1577   1924   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  
1PARKERPARKERPARKERPARKER
2NEWMANCLARKEJONESRAWLINS
3CLARKEHICKSRAWLINSJONES
4TOMKINSSPIERGOUGHWHITE
5MASONRAWLINSTOMPKINSGOUGH
6MILLERMASONHERITAGETOMPKINS
7WHITEJONESHERRINGHERITAGE
8THORNTONWHITEWHITECLARKE
9LADYMANSCOTTALLENALLEN
10KINGHAMNEWMANBURGESSSMITH