Kingsey, Buckinghamshire Family History Guide

Kingsey is an Ancient Parish partly in Buckinghamshire and partly in Oxfordshire.

Other places in the parish include: Tythrop.

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Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1538
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1575

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

KINGSEY, a village and a parish in Thame district, the village in Bucks, the parish partly in Oxford. The village stands 2 miles ENE of Thame r. station. The parish contains also the liberty of Tythrop. Post town, Thame. Acres, 4,105. Real property, of the B. portion, £1,156; of the O. portion, £1,340. Pop. of the for. mer, 171; of the latter, 66. Houses, 35 and 14. The property is divided among a few. The manors, with Tythrop House, belong to Capt. P. S. H. Wykeham. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Oxford. Value, £250. Patron, the Dean and Chapter of Rochester. The church was built in 1780, and has a low tower. There are national schools.

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

Parish Records

FamilySearch Catalog


Census returns for Kingsey, 1841-1891

Church Records

Bishop’s transcripts for Kingsey, 1575-1839 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Kingsey (Buckinghamshire)

Buckinghamshire, Kingsey, marriages, 1620-1819

Kingsey St. Nicholas, Buckinghamshire parish registers Author: Young, Brian; Church of England. Parish Church of Kingsey (Buckinghamshire)


Vision of Britain historical maps


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