Bampton Lew is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Oxfordshire, created in 1845 from Bampton Ancient Parish.
Alternative names: Bampton Jew, Lew
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1837
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1842
Nonconformists include: Baptist and Independent/Congregational.
The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870
LEW, a village and a chapelry in Bampton parish, Oxford. The village stands 2½ miles NE of Bampton, and 2½ SSW of Witney r. station; and has a post-office under Faringdon. The chapelry ranked formerly as a hamlet of Bampton parish, and as an appendage to Bampton vicarage; and is now sometimes called Bampton-Lew. Acres, 1,500. Real property, £1,699. Pop., 182. Houses, 44. Lew House, with an estate in the parish, recently became the property of Christchurch, Oxford. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Oxford. Value, £300. Patrons, the Dean and Chapter of Exeter. The church is a plain edifice of nave, aisle, and chancel, with tower and spire. There is a national school.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
A Topographical Dictionary of England 1848
LEW, a hamlet, in the parish and union of Witney, hundred of Bampton, county of Oxford, 3¾ miles (S. W.) from Witney; containing 195 inhabitants. A chapel of ease has been erected.
Source: A Topographical Dictionary of England by Samuel Lewis 1848
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England, Oxfordshire, Bampton Lew – Church records – Indexes ( 1 )
Computer printout of Bampton Lew, Oxon., Eng
England, Oxfordshire, Lew – Census ( 1 )
Census returns for Lew, 1841-1891
Author: Great Britain. Census Office
England, Oxfordshire, Lew – Church records ( 2 )
Bishop’s transcripts for Lew, 1843-1878
Author: Church of England. Chapelry of Lew (Oxfordshire)
Lew Holy Trinity Oxfordshire parish registers
Author: Overall, Roy; Church of England. Chapelry of Lew (Oxfordshire)
England, Oxfordshire, Lew – Church records – Indexes ( 1 )
Parish register printouts of Lew, Oxford, England; christenings, 1842-1878
Author: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Department
England, Oxfordshire, Lew – Schools ( 1 )
Lew Parochial School records, 1876-1900
Author: Lew Parochial School (Oxfordshire)
Oxfordshire Archives & Family History Groups
- County: Oxfordshire
- Civil Registration District: Witney
- Probate Court: Courts of the Bishop (Episcopal Consistory) and the Archdeaconry of Oxford
- Diocese: Oxford
- Rural Deanery: Witney
- Poor Law Union: Witney
- Hundred: Bampton (Oxfordshire)
- Province: Canterbury