Place:Thorpe Mandeville, Northamptonshire, England

NameThorpe Mandeville
Alt namesLower Thorpesource: hamlet in parish
Thorpe-Mandevillesource: Family History Library Catalog
TypeParish (ancient), Civil parish
Coordinates52.1°N 1.224°W
Located inNorthamptonshire, England
See alsoBrackley Rural, Northamptonshire, Englandrural district in which it was located 1894-1974
South Northamptonshire District, Northamptonshire, Englanddistrict municipality covering the area since 1974
source: Family History Library Catalog
the following text is based on an article in Wikipedia

Thorpe Mandeville is a village and civil parish in the South Northamptonshire District in Northamptonshire, England about 6 miles (10 km) northeast of Banbury in neighbouring Oxfordshire. The hamlet of Lower Thorpe is just north of the village.

The population of the parish has grown slowly over the centuries. It was recorded as 137 in the 1801 UK Census, 178 in the 1991 UK Census, 194 in the 2001 UK Census and 327 in the 2011 UK Census.

The Kirton family lived at Thorpe Mandeville manor house from 1554 to 1685. Thomas Kirton (1537–1601) of Thorpe Mandeville was Common Serjeant of London. The current ironstone manor house was built early in the 18th century.

For more information, see the EN Wikipedia article Thorpe Mandeville.

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