Buckinghamshire Parishes (old)

Prestwood Parish

Church: Holy Trinity

Hundred: Aylesbury

Poor Law District:

Size (acres):

Easting & Northing: 487200

Grid Ref SP870000 Click to see map

Articles

 

Article Title

Category

Prestwood

'We are the Prestwood nitwits . . .' This saying underlies the belief that this was a community with more than its fair share of 'simpletons'. Until the coming of the railway to Great Missenden in 1892, the people lived in houses straggled and isolated on top of their hill, and there was much inter-

Prestwood

Description of Prestwood from J.J. Sheahan, 1861  

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Map

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Prestwood
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Places

 

NameTypeNote
Prestwood PARISH Holy Trinity
Baptist NON-CONFORMIST First Mentioned: 1870

 

Links

 

Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial
Church Stained Glass Church Stained Glass
Search The National Archives for Prestwood Search The National Archives for Prestwood

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Records

Parish   Church   Register   Start
Date  
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Date  
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Prestwood   Holy Trinity   Baptisms   1849   1901   Yes,
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Yes,
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Yes,
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Prestwood   Holy Trinity   Marriages   1852   1901   Yes,
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Yes,
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Yes,
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Prestwood   Holy Trinity   Burials   1849   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  
1TRACHERHONNORMASONMASON
2TAYLORGRAVENEYSAUNDERSSAUNDERS
3HAMDENHONNERHILDRETHHILDRETH
4HAMBDENALLENJANESJANES
5TIBBALLSTOWNBUCKLANDBUCKLAND
6ROGERSKEENWARDWARD
7GINGERIVESADAMSADAMS
8FELLOWEHUNTPHILLIPSPHILLIPS
9BAULDWINGROVEESSEXESSEX
10ARNATFERRYMANSTEVENSSTEVENS