Middleton Stoney is an Ancient Parish in the county of Oxfordshire.
Other places in the parish include: Middleton Park.
Alternative names: Middleton, Middleton Storey
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1598
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1678
The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870
MIDDLETON-STONEY, a village and a parish in Bicester district, Oxford. The village stands 3 miles E by S of Heyford r. station, and 3¼ W by N of Bicester; is a very pretty place; was once a market town; and has a post-office under Bicester. The parish comprises 1,834 acres. Real property, £2,191. Pop., 259. Houses, 66. The manor belonged anciently to W. Longsword; passed to the Lacys and others; and belongs now to the Earl of Jersey. Middleton House is the Earl’s seat; succeeded a previous mansion, destroyed by fire in 1753; contains some interesting portraits; and stands in a beautiful park. A castle of the Norman times stood near the church; and the foundations of it can still be traced. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Oxford. Value, £400. Patron, the Bishop of Oxford. The church stands in the middle of the park; is transition Norman, in good condition; comprises nave, aisles, and chancel, with embattled tower; has a good early English arcade outside the tower; and includes, on the N side, a recent and beautifully decorated mortuary chapel of the Earl of Jersey.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
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England, Oxfordshire, Middleton-Stoney – Census ( 1 )
Census returns for Middleton Stoney, 1841-1891
Author: Great Britain. Census Office
England, Oxfordshire, Middleton-Stoney – Church records ( 1 )
Middleton Stoney Oxfordshire, parish registers
Author: Goadby, F. R. L; Church of England. Parish Church of Middleton-Stoney (Oxfordshire)
England, Oxfordshire, Middleton-Stoney – Schools ( 1 )
Middleton-Stoney Church of England School records, 1877-1900
Author: Middleton-Stoney Church of England School (Oxfordshire)
Oxfordshire Archives & Family History Groups
- County: Oxfordshire
- Civil Registration District: Bicester
- Probate Court: Courts of the Bishop (Episcopal Consistory) and the Archdeaconry of Oxford
- Diocese: Oxford
- Rural Deanery: Bicester
- Poor Law Union: Bicester
- Hundred: Ploughley
- Province: Canterbury