Stoke Talmage is an Ancient Parish in the county of Oxfordshire.

Alternative names:

Parish church: St. Mary Magdalene

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1759
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1670; 1721

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

STOKE-TALMAGE, a parish in Thame district, Oxford; 5 miles SW by S of Thame r. station. Post town, Tetsworth. Acres, 859. Real property, £694. Pop., 113. Houses, 22. The manor belongs to the Earl of Macclesfield. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Oxford. Value, £248. Patron, the Earl of Macclesfield. The church was recently restored.

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

A Topographical Dictionary of England 1848

STOKE-TALMAGE (St. Mary Magdalene), a parish, in the union of Thame, hundred of Pirton, county of Oxford, 2 miles (S. S. W.) from Tetsworth; containing 101 inhabitants. It comprises by admeasurement 844 acres, of which 252 are arable, 580 pasture, and 12 wood; the low lands are indifferent pasture, and the high grounds form good strong corn land. The living is a rectory, valued in the king’s books at £ 12.17.1.; net income, £248; patron, the Earl of Macclesfield. The tithes were partly exchanged for land and corn-rents in 1811, and a commutation has taken place recently for a rent-charge of £53; there is a glebe-house, and the glebe contains 16¾ acres.

Source: A Topographical Dictionary of England by Samuel Lewis 1848


Parish Records


Old maps of Britain and Europe from A Vision of Britain Through Time


  • County: Oxfordshire
  • Civil Registration District: Thame
  • Probate Court: Courts of the Bishop (Episcopal Consistory) and the Archdeaconry of Oxford
  • Diocese: Oxford
  • Rural Deanery: Aston
  • Poor Law Union: Thame
  • Hundred: Pyrton
  • Province: Canterbury

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