Buckinghamshire Parishes (old)

Steeple Claydon Parish

Church: St Michael and All Angels

Hundred: Buckingham

Poor Law District: Buckingham

Size (acres): 3329

Easting & Northing: 469226

Grid Ref SP690260 Click to see map

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Steeple Claydon

The steeple on St Michael's church can be seen as one approaches the village. Many believe mistakenly that Steeple Claydon is so called because of this, but the manor of Stepul Claydone is mentioned in the Domesday Book. The steeple and tower were not built until the mid-19th century.

Steeple Claydon

Steeple Claydon Parish (Pop. 881) One Infant School, consisting of 35 boys and 34 girls (commenced 1828), supported by Miss Calvert, who allows a yearly salary and a residence for the mistress, in addition to which each child pays one penny per week.

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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

Steeple Claydon

Description of Steeple Claydon, from J.J. Sheahan, 1861.

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Steeple Claydon
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Places

 

NameTypeNote
Steeple Claydon PARISH St Michael and All Angels
Claindone NAMES name for Steeple Claydon in Domesday Book in 1086
Stuble Claydon NAMES name for Steeple Claydon in 1541
Methodist NON-CONFORMIST First Mentioned: 1820. Rebuilt 1862, 1893
Blackmoor Hill PLACE within the parish
Kingsbridge (Fm) PLACE within the parish
Redland Bridge PLACE within the parish

 

Links

 

Church Stained Glass Church Stained Glass
Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial Buckinghamshire Remembers - War Memorial
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Local History

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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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1801646
1811704
1821804
1831881
1841849
1851869
1861946
1871906
1881852
1891780
1901721
1911840
1921741
1931708
1941N/A
19511015
19611079
19711225
19811641
19912234

There was no census in 1941.

Records

Parish   Church   Register   Start
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Steeple Claydon   St Michael & All Angels   Baptisms   1575   1906   Yes,
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Yes,
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Steeple Claydon   St Michael & All Angels   Marriages   1575   1905   Yes,
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Yes,
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Steeple Claydon   St Michael & All Angels   Burials   1575   1899   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  
1SNOWSTEVENSSTEVENSSTEVENS
2CHURCHILLKINGBECKETTBECKETT
3WOOTTONSMITHTHORPEKING
4COXCLARKSEARWEBB
5KINGBUTCHERPERKINSSEAR
6BARTONBULLWEBBTHORPE
7TAYLORWEBBWHITEWHITE
8CARTERMILLERQUAINTONPERKINS
9KINGEBROWNPARADINEINWOOD
10KYNGINWOODCARTERQUAINTON