Barford St Michael is an Ancient Parish in the county of Oxfordshire.
Alternative names: Great Barford, St Michael Barford
Parish church: St. Michael
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1755
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1721
Nonconformists include: Baptist and Wesleyan Methodist.
The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870
BARFORD (St. Michael), a parish in Banbury district, Oxford; on the river Swere, 2½ miles W by N of Deddington, and 4 W of Aynho r. station. Post Town, Deddington, under Oxford. Acres, 1,180. Real property, £2,204. Pop., 332. Houses, 85. The property is divided among a few. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Oxford. Value, £67. Patron, John Hall, Esq. The church is early English, with fine Norman door. There are two Methodist chapels, and charities £25.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
A Topographical Dictionary of England 1848
BARFORD, GREAT (St. Michael), a parish, in the union of Banbury, hundred of Wootton, county of Oxford, 2½ miles (W. N. W.) from Deddington; containing 370 inhabitants. The living is a perpetual curacy, valued in the king’s books at £6. 5.; net income, £67; patron and impropriator, John Hall, Esq. The tithes were commuted for land and a money payment, in 1807. The church is rather peculiar in its character, and striking in its appearance; it stands on a high bank: the tower is placed at the east end of the south aisle, and there is a very fine Norman doorway: the edifice has no north aisle. A school, conducted on the national system, was founded by the late William Wilson, Esq., of Worton.
Source: A Topographical Dictionary of England by Samuel Lewis 1848
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England, Oxfordshire, Barford-St. Michael
England, Oxfordshire, Great Barford
England, Oxfordshire, St. Michael-Barford – Cemeteries ( 1 )
Memorial inscriptions in the graveyard of the Methodist Church at Barford St. Michael, Oxfordshire
Author: Eustace, Margaret; Eustace, Eric; Oxfordshire Family History Society
England, Oxfordshire, St. Michael-Barford – Census ( 1 )
Census returns for Barford St. Michael, 1841-1891
Author: Great Britain. Census Office
England, Oxfordshire, St. Michael-Barford – Church records ( 1 )
Bishop’s transcripts for St. Michael-Barford, 1721-1852
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of St. Michael-Barford (Oxfordshire)
England, Oxfordshire, St. Michael-Barford – Church records – Indexes ( 2 )
Computer printout of Barford St. Michael, Oxon., Eng
Parish register printouts of Barford-St. Michael, Oxford, England ; christenings, 1721-1852
Author: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Department
Oxfordshire Archives & Family History Groups
- County: Oxfordshire
- Civil Registration District: Banbury
- Probate Court: Courts of the Bishop (Episcopal Consistory) and the Archdeaconry of Oxford
- Diocese: Oxford
- Rural Deanery: Deddington
- Poor Law Union: Banbury
- Hundred: Wootton
- Province: Canterbury