Dunton is an Ancient Parish in the county of Bedfordshire.

Other places in the parish include: Millo and Newton.

Parish church: St. Mary

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1553
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1602

Nonconformists include: Baptist and Independent/Congregational.

Parishes adjacent to Dunton

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

DUNTON, a parish in Biggleswade district, Beds; adjacent to the boundary with Herts and Cambridge, 3½ miles ESE of Biggleswade town and r. station. It contains Millo and Newtown; and its post town is Biggleswade. Acres, 2, 840. Real property, £3, 090. Pop., 518. Houses, 105. The property is subdivided. Dunton lodge is a chief residence. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Ely. Value, £120. Patron, Earl Brownlow. The church was recently rebuilt. There are a national school, and charities £5.

Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].

The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales 1851

Dunton with Millo, a parish in the hund. of Biggleswade, union of Biggleswade, county of Bedford; 3½ miles east by south of Biggleswade. Living, a discharged vicarage, formerly in the archd. of Bedford and dio. of Lincoln, now in the dio. of Ely; rated at £10; no return. Patron, in 1835, Earl Spencer. Here are 3 daily schools. Acres 2,840. Houses 75. A.P. £2,428. Pop., in 1801, 336; in 1831, 413. Poor rates, in 1837, £304.

Source: The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales; A Fullarton & Co. Glasgow; 1851.

Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Dunton with Millo, 3 m. S.W. Biggleswade. P. 434

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

Parish Records

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England, Bedfordshire, Dunton – Cemeteries ( 1 )
The monumental inscriptions in the Parish of St. Mary, Dunton, Bedfordshire
Author: Matthews, A. Weight (Arthur Weight), 1865-1937; Bedfordshire Family History Society

England, Bedfordshire, Dunton – Census ( 1 )
Census returns for Dunton, 1841-1891
Author: Great Britain. Census Office

England, Bedfordshire, Dunton – Church records ( 5 )
Bishop’s transcripts for Dunton, 1602-1874
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Dunton (Bedfordshire)

Church records, 1717-1834
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Dunton (Bedfordshire)

Parish register of Dunton, 1553-1812
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Dunton (Bedfordshire)

Parish registers for Dunton, 1553-1971
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Dunton (Bedfordshire)

Vestry, constables, overseers and surveyors records, 1751-1871
Author: Dunton (Bedfordshire)

England, Bedfordshire, Dunton – Church records – Indexes ( 4 )
Computer printout of Dunton, Beds., Eng

Parish register printouts of Dunton, Bedford, England ; christenings, 1553-1811
Author: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Department

Parish register printouts of Dunton, Bedford, England ; christenings, 1813-1876
Author: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Department

Parish register printouts of Dunton, Bedford, England ; marriages, 1701-1836
Author: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Department

England, Bedfordshire, Dunton – Manors – Court records ( 1 )
Court records, 1715-1938
Author: Manor of Dunton. Court (Bedfordshire)

England, Bedfordshire, Dunton – Military records – Militia ( 1 )
Parish registers for Dunton, 1553-1971
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Dunton (Bedfordshire)

England, Bedfordshire, Dunton – Occupations ( 1 )
Parish registers for Dunton, 1553-1971
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Dunton (Bedfordshire)

England, Bedfordshire, Dunton – Poorhouses, poor law, etc. ( 2 )
Parish registers for Dunton, 1553-1971
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Dunton (Bedfordshire)

Vestry, constables, overseers and surveyors records, 1751-1871
Author: Dunton (Bedfordshire)

England, Bedfordshire, Dunton – Taxation ( 1 )
Land tax assessments for Dunton, 1797-1949
Author: Bedfordshire (England). County Council

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Administration

  • County: Bedfordshire
  • Civil Registration District: Biggleswade
  • Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Bedford
  • Diocese: Pre-1837 – Lincoln, Post-1836 – Ely
  • Rural Deanery: Shefford
  • Poor Law Union: Biggleswade
  • Hundred: Biggleswade
  • Province: Canterbury

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