- Population in 1801 - 1894.
- Population in 1851 - 4645.
- Population in 1901 - 4823.
- Population in 1951 - 5770.
- Population in 1971 - 5646.
- After 1981 the parish population figures were divided into to the two de-facto parishes of Ramsey St. Mary and Ramsey Town.
- Population in 1981 - 5816 (Ramsey St. Mary parish) and 3652 (Ramsey Town).
- Population in 1991 - 4995 (Ramsey St. Mary parish) and 5181 (Ramsey Town).
[Transcribed and edited information from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland - 1868]
"SAPLEY, a parish and a lordship in the hundred of Hurstingstone, county Huntingdon, 2 miles north-east of Huntingdon."
[Transcribed from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland 1868]
by Colin Hinson ©2013
by Colin Hinson ©2013
- There are no Monumental Inscriptions for Sapley, per se . Any related to Sapley residents are likely to be recorded under the Hartford parish page.
- Census information for Sapley can normally be found under Hartford parish.
- A full transcription of the 1891 Census of the Huntingdon Registration District (RG12/1237) in which Sapley was enumerated, and which took place on 5th April 1891, is available as fiche C9 from the Cambridgeshire and Huntingdonshire FHS.
- The is no church in Sapley, nor has there ever been. The fuctions of the parish church were provided by Hartford Parish Church which now is responsible for Sapley.
- Civil registration arrangements for Sapley is, and always has been, the same as for Hartford. That is to say, Sapley comes under the Huntingdon Registration District.
- A transcript of the Sapley parish entries from 1932 Victoria County Series
- Ask for a calculation of the distance from Sapley to another place.
- An old map of Sapley in the 19th century is available.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference TL244746 (Lat/Lon: 52.355356, -0.174825), Sapley which are provided by:
- Google Maps
- StreetMap (Current Ordnance Survey maps)
- Bing (was Multimap)
- OldMaps (Old Ordnance Survey maps.)
- Old Maps Online (Other old maps.)
- National Library of Scotland (Old Ordnance Survey maps)
- Vision of Britain (Click "Historical units & statistics" for administrative areas.)
- English Jurisdictions in 1851 (Unfortunately the LDS have removed the facility to enable us to specify a starting location, you will need to search yourself on their map.)
- Magic (Geographic information) (Click + on map if it doesn't show)
- GeoHack (Links to on-line maps and location specific services.)
- Sapley was outside the scope of the Poor Law administration until 1877, when it was included in the arrangements for Hartford. Hartford was part of the Huntingdon Union.