Buckinghamshire Parishes (old)

Mursley Parish

Church: St Mary the Virgin

Hundred: Cottesloe

Poor Law District: Winslow

Size (acres): 2975

Easting & Northing: 481228

Grid Ref SP810280 Click to see map

Articles

 

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Mursley

Mursley (with Salden) Parish (Pop. 495) One Infant School (commenced 1832) consisting of about 40 children, supported by subscription, and small payments from the parents of the children.

Maps

Cottesloe Hundred - description from Sheahan 1861 Cottesloe, Cotteslow, or Cotsloe hundred, comprises of the three old hundreds of Coteslai, Mureslai, and Elai. Its shape is most irregular, and its boundaries are formed by the hundred of Newport, and parts of Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire on the n

Mursley

Description of Mursley from J. J. Sheahan, 1861.

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Mursley
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Places

 

NameTypeNote
Mursley PARISH St Mary the Virgin
Moresley NAMES name for Mursley in 1526
Muresley NAMES name for Mursley in 1766
Mursalai NAMES name for Mursley in Domesday Book in 1086
Murseley NAMES name for Mursley in 1564
Saulden NAMES name for Salden in 1766
Solden NAMES name for Salden in 1760
Baptist NON-CONFORMIST First Mentioned: 1838. Built 1883
Hyde PLACE within the parish, now lost
Salden PLACE within the parish
Salden PLACE within the parish

 

Links

 

Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial
Victoria County History Victoria County History
Search The National Archives for Mursley Search The National Archives for Mursley
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
1801318
1811310
1821473
1831495
1841479
1851553
1861482
1871488
1881363
1891369
1901367
1911383
1921363
1931342
1941N/A
1951430
1961402
1971452
1981451
1991425

There was no census in 1941.

Records

Parish   Church   Register   Start
Date  
End
Date  
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Mursley   St Mary the Virgin   Baptisms   1578   1867   Yes,
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Yes,
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Mursley   St Mary the Virgin   Marriages   1575   1904   Yes,
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Yes,
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Not available
Mursley   St Mary the Virgin   Burials   1578   1898   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  
1GURNEYPITKINDICKENSDICKENS
2VARNEYADAMSBOWLERPITKIN
3PETTISONSTEVENSTURVEYBOWLER
4COOKECOLLIERLAMBOURNEADAMS
5MAYNARDBOWLERSCOTTCOLLIER
6BRAMPTONHARRISCOLLIERSTEVENS
7BAYLEYJAMESWILLISTURVEY
8HARRISWILLIATTLAMBOURNLAMBOURNE
9ADAMSCLARKCOLLYERTURNER
10HARDINGTURNERTURNERSCOTT