Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire Family History Guide

Aylesbury is an Ancient Parish and a market town in the county of Buckinghamshire.

Other places in the parish include: Walton.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1565

Nonconformists include: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Independent/Congregational, Particular Baptist, Primitive Methodist, Roman Catholic, Society of Friends/Quaker, and Wesleyan Methodist.

Parishes adjacent to Aylesbury

  • Bierton with Broughton
  • Quarrendon
  • Stone with Bishopstone
  • Hartwell
  • Walton Holy Trinity
  • Aston Abbots
  • Weston Turville
  • Hardwick

Historical Descriptions


Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Aylesbury, 38 m. N.W. London. Market, Sat. P. 5429.

Source: Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales; Second Edition; C. W. Leonard, London; 1850.


  • County: Buckinghamshire
  • Civil Registration District: Aylesbury
  • Probate Court: Pre-1846 – Court of the Peculiar of Aylesbury, Post-1845 – Court of the Archdeaconry of Buckingham
  • Diocese: Pre-1845 – Lincoln, Post-1844 – Oxford
  • Rural Deanery: Pre-1845 – None, Post-1844 – Wendover
  • Poor Law Union: Aylesbury
  • Hundred: Aylesbury Borough
  • Province: Canterbury