Adstock is an Ancient Parish in the county of Buckinghamshire.
Parish registers begin: 1538
Nonconformists include: Wesleyan Methodist
Adstock, 1½ m. N.W. Winslow. P.419.
Source: Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales; Second Edition; C. W. Leonard, London; 1850.
Adstock, a parish in the hund., union, and county of Buckingham; 3 miles north from Winslow, on the road to Buckingham. Living, a rectory in the archd. of Buckingham and dio. of Lincoln; rated at £13 16s. 3d.; gross income £260. Tithes commuted in 1797. Patron, in 1835, the bishop of Lincoln. There is a tradition, that in the time of the plague, Buckingham and Winslow being much infested by it, a market was kept here for some time. Pop., in 1801, 280; in 1831, 445. Houses 90. Acres 1,130. A. P. £1 882. Poor rates, in 1837, £293
Source: The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales; A Fullarton & Co. Glasgow; 1851.