Cholesbury Buckinghamshire Family History Guide

Cholesbury is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Buckinghamshire, created in 1756 from chapelry in Drayton Beauchamp Ancient Parish.

Alternative names: Choulsbury

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1583

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Cholesbury

  • Buckland
  • Chesham
  • Drayton Beauchamp
  • Tring
  • Hawridge

Historical Descriptions

Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Choulsbury, 3 miles E. Wendover. P. 124.

Source: Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales; Second Edition; C. W. Leonard, London; 1850.


Marriages at Cholesbury 1576-1812

Marriages at Cholesbury 1576-1812 – UK Genealogy Archives


  • County: Buckinghamshire
  • Civil Registration District: Aylesbury
  • Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Buckingham
  • Diocese: Post-1836 – Oxford, Pre-1837 – Lincoln
  • Rural Deanery: Mursley
  • Poor Law Union: Aylesbury
  • Hundred: Cottesloe
  • Province: Canterbury

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