Cuddington is a chapelry of Haddenham Ancient Parish in Buckinghamshire.

Alternative names:

Parish church: St. Nicholas

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1653
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1590

Nonconformists include: Baptist and Wesleyan Methodist.

Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

CUDDINGTON, a parish in Aylesbury district, Bucks; on the river Thame, 5 miles NE by N of Thame r. station, and 5¼ WSW of Aylesbury. Post town, Long Crendon, under Thame. Acres, 1, 281. Real property, £2, 624. Pop., 590. Houses, 130. The property is divided among a few.

The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Oxford. Value, £200. Patrons, the Dean and Chapter of Rochester. The church is early English; consists of nave, chancel, and aisles, with square embattled tower; and is very good.

There are a wesleyan chapel, a handsome recently-erected national school, and charities £45.

Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].

A Topographical Dictionary of England 1848

CUDDINGTON (St. Nicholas), a parish, in the union and hundred of Aylesbury, county of Buckingham, 5¼ miles (W. S. W.) from Aylesbury; containing 626 inhabitants.

The parish is situated on the river Teme, by which it is bounded on the north-west; and according to computation comprises 1240 acres, whereof the greater portion is arable, and the remainder excellent pasture-land. Stone of good quality for building is extensively quarried.

The living is annexed to the vicarage of Haddenham: the impropriate tithes have been commuted for £275, and the vicarial for £180; the impropriate glebe consists of nearly 18 acres, and the vicarial of 14 acres. There is a place of worship for Particular Baptists.

Source: A Topographical Dictionary of England by Samuel Lewis 1848

Parish Records


England, Buckinghamshire, Cuddington – Census ( 1 )
Census returns for Cuddington, 1841-1891
Author: Great Britain. Census Office

England, Buckinghamshire, Cuddington – Census – 1851 ( 1 )
1851 census of Cuddington, Chearsley, Lower Winchendon & Ashendon
Author: Buckinghamshire Family History Society

England, Buckinghamshire, Cuddington – Church records ( 1 )
Bishop’s transcripts for Cuddington, 1590-1836
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Cuddington (Buckinghamshire)


Old maps of Britain and Europe from A Vision of Britain Through Time


  • County: Buckinghamshire
  • Civil Registration District: Aylesbury
  • Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Buckingham
  • Diocese: Pre-1837 – Lincoln, Post-1836 – Oxford
  • Rural Deanery: Wendover
  • Poor Law Union: Aylesbury
  • Hundred: Aylesbury
  • Province: Canterbury

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