Place:Cranfield, Bedfordshire, England


Alt namesCranfieldsource: Bedfordshire Record Office
Cranfellesource: Domesday Book (1985) p 29
TypeVillage, Civil parish
Coordinates52.0699°N 0.6081°W
Located inBedfordshire, England
Contained Places
Wharley End

Research Tips

Cranfield, Bedfordshire in A Vision of Britain Through Time

source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog

the text in this section is copied from an article in Wikipedia

Cranfield is a village and civil parish in north west Bedfordshire, England, between Bedford and Milton Keynes. It has a population of 4,909, and is in Central Bedfordshire District.

The hamlet of Bourne End is located just north of Cranfield, and is part of the civil parish. Wharley End was a separate settlement, but now forms the northern part of Cranfield village, by the university.

This page uses content from the English Wikipedia. The original content was at Cranfield. The list of authors can be seen in the page history. As with WeRelate, the content of Wikipedia is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

Surnames in Cranfield

WHEELER: A large number of Wheelers who originated in Cranfield in the early 1600s emigrated the American colonies and were early settlers of Concord, MA and Fairfield, CT.