Buckinghamshire Parishes (old)

Taplow Parish

Church: St Nicholas

Hundred: Burnham

Poor Law District: Eton

Size (acres): 1762

Easting & Northing: 491182

Grid Ref SU910820 Click to see map

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Taplow

A settlement at Taplow has been in existence since the Stone Age, as shown by the finding of artifacts of that period. Its name is derived from that of a Saxon chief, Tappa, whose burial mound is evident. Saxon objects have been excavated and these, along with earlier finds, are now housed in the Br

Maps

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.    

Transport

Great Western Railway On August 10th, 11th, 12th and 13th, Cheap Day Tickets will be issued to AYLESBURY (County Cricket Matches) by certain trains from Windsor, Slough, Taplow Maidenhead, &c. For full particulars, Week Excursions, &c., see bills & pamphlets. J.L. WILKINSON, General Ma

Taplow

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

Taplow

Taplow Parish (Pop. 647) One Daily School (commenced 1833), consisting of 15 males and 13 females, who are instructed at the expense of their parents. ABSTRACT OF EDUCATION RETURNS, 1833.

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Places

 

NameTypeNote
Taplow PARISH St Nicholas
Clifden NAMES name for Cliveden in 1826
Hartley Court Mote NAMES name for Hardicanute's Moat in 17th C
Thapeslau NAMES name for Taplow in Domesday Book in 1086
Topler NAMES name for Taplow in 1675
Toplo NAMES name for Taplow in 1571
Toplowe NAMES name for Taplow in 1624
Amerden Grove PLACE within the parish
Cliveden PLACE within the parish
Dilehurst (lost) PLACE within the parish
Huntercombe House PLACE within the parish
Lent PLACE within the parish
Pennlands (Fm) PLACE within the parish
Summerlins Wood PLACE within the parish
West Town (Fm) PLACE within the parish

 

Links

 

Victoria County History Victoria County History
Village site Village site
Church Stained Glass Church Stained Glass
Ancient Taplow
St Nicholas Taplow
A Vision of Britain Through Time A Vision of Britain Through Time
Search The National Archives for Taplow Search The National Archives for Taplow
Buckinghamshire Remembers - Cliveden Buckinghamshire Remembers - Cliveden
Buckinghamshire Remembers - Taplow Court Buckinghamshire Remembers - Taplow Court
Buckinghamshire Remembers - St Nicholas Buckinghamshire Remembers - St Nicholas
Hitcham & Taplow Society Hitcham and Taplow Society
Buckinghamshire Remembers - Cliveden Cemetery Buckinghamshire Remembers - Cliveden Cemetery

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Photographs

 

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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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1801422
1811592
1821586
1831647
1841744
1851704
1861811
18711028
18811063
18911029
19011056
19111127
19211502
19311031
1941N/A
19512228
19612183
19712329
19812172
19911637

There was no census in 1941.

Records

Parish   Church   Register   Start
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Taplow   St Nicolas   Baptisms   1604   1904   Yes,
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Yes,
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Yes,
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Taplow   St Nicolas   Marriages   1616   1901   Yes,
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Yes,
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Yes,
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Taplow   St Nicolas   Burials   1605   1904   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  
1RUSSELLBROWNBROWNBROWN
2PALMERCLARKSIMMONDSSIMMONDS
3JONESALLENJAYCOCKSMITH
4GROVEALDRIDGESMITHJAYCOCK
5FLATTSMITHKENTMEADS
6EDMONDSLUCASMEADSJONES
7POOLENEIGHBOURHARRISKENT
8HOWEMARCHJONESHARRIS
9BECKEREADFIELDNEWMAN
10CHIPSBISHOPSAUNDERSFIELD