Place:Drayton (near Banbury), Oxfordshire, England

NameDrayton (near Banbury)
Alt namesDrayton
TypeParish (ancient), Civil parish
Coordinates52.072°N 1.375°W
Located inOxfordshire, England
See alsoBloxham Hundred, Oxfordshire, Englandhundred in which it was located
source: Family History Library Catalog

NOTE: Do not confuse Drayton (near Banbury) with Drayton St. Leonard and Drayton (near Abingdon) now both in the south of Oxfordshire. (Drayton (near Abingdon) was in Berkshire until 1974.)

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Drayton (near Banbury) is a village and civil parish in the valley of the Sor Brook in Oxfordshire, England, about 2 miles (3 km) northwest of Banbury. The 2011 UK census recorded the parish's population as 242.

For more information, see the EN Wikipedia article Drayton, Cherwell. Includes an outline of the various owners of the manor from 1204 through 1870.

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