Hardmead, Buckinghamshire Family History Guide

Hardmead is an Ancient Parish in the county of Buckinghamshire.

Alternative names: Hormead

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1556

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Hardmead

  • Clifton Reynes
  • Astwood
  • Emberton
  • North Crawley
  • Turvey
  • Chicheley
  • Petsoe Manor

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

HARDMEAD, a parish in Newport-Pagnell district, Bucks; adjacent to Beds, 4½ miles NE of Newport-Pagnell r. station, and NW of Marston. Post-town Newport-Pagmell. Acres, 1,113. Real property, £1,085. Pop., 91. Houses, 19. The property is divided among a few. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Oxford. Value, £200. Patrons, the Executors of the late R. Shedden, Esq. The church is ancient and tolerable.

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

Leonard's Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Hardmead, 5 miles N.E. Newport-Pagnell. P. 83.

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


Marriages at Hardmead or Hormead 1575-1813

Marriages at Hormead 1575-1813 - UK Genealogy Archives


  • County: Buckinghamshire
  • Civil Registration District: Newport Pagnell
  • Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Buckingham
  • Diocese: Post-1844 - Oxford, Pre-1845 - Lincoln
  • Rural Deanery: Pre-1845 - None, Post-1844 - Newport
  • Poor Law Union: Newport Pagnell
  • Hundred: Newport
  • Province: Canterbury