Middleton Stoney, Oxfordshire Genealogy

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Middleton Stoney

Guide to Middleton Stoney, Oxfordshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
Middleton Stoney, Oxfordshire
Type Ancient Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Ploughley
County Oxfordshire
Poor Law Union Bicester
Registration District Bicester
Records begin
Parish registers: 1598
Bishop's Transcripts: 1678
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Bicester
Diocese Oxford
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Courts of the Bishop (Episcopal Consistory) and the Archdeaconry of Oxford
Location of Archive
Oxfordshire Record Office

Parish History

MIDDLETON, STONEY (All Saints), a parish, in the union of Bicester, hundred of Ploughley, county of Oxford, 3 miles (W. by N.) from Bicester. [1]


Civil Registration

Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The civil registration article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is FreeBMD.

Church records

The village church, All Saints Church, has a web site at http://www.achurchnearyou.com/middleton-stoney-all-saints/ with a link to contact the local pastor.  It is an old church dating back to the 12th century.  According to British History Online, the parish registers begin in 1598. The parish records include constables' accounts for the years 1740–57

Middleton Stoney, Oxfordshire Genealogy parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:

OFHS = Oxfordshire Family History Society - (£). Results delivered by email.[2]
Middleton Stoney, Oxfordshire Genealogy Online Parish Records


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OFHS 1598-2002

Census records

Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census Records and Indexes Online. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library.

Probate records

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Oxfordshire Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.

Maps and Gazetteers

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British History Online: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=63743


  1. Lewis, Samuel A.,A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 310-313. Date accessed: 20 September 2012.
  2. 'OFHS Parish Records Date Finder,', Oxfordshire Family History Society, accessed 23 January 2014.