Flitwick is an Ancient Parish in the county of Bedfordshire.

Status: Ancient Parish

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

* Parish registers: 1581
* Bishop’s Transcripts: 1602

Nonconformists include: Particular Baptist, Wesleyan Methodist

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Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

FLITWICK, a parish in Ampthill district, Beds; on the river Ivel, 2¾ miles S by W of Ampthill, and 4¼ SE of Lidlington r. station. Post town, Ampthill. Acres, 1,700. Real property, £3,379. Pop., 773. Houses, 167. The property is divided among a few. Flitwick House is the seat of J. T. Brooks, Esq. A small priory, a cell to Dunstable abbey, was founded at Rokesac here in 1170, by Philip de Sannerville. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Ely. Value, £230. Patron, J. T. Brooks, Esq. The church is good; and there is a national school.

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

Parish Registers

Flitwick Parish Registers 1602-1812

Flitwick Parish Registers 1602-1812 Bedfordshire parish registers by Bedfordshire (England); Emmison, F. G. (Frederick George), 1907-1995, editor – Archive.org

Parish Records

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

England, Bedfordshire, Flitwick – Church history ( 1 )
Light from the cottage : a century of Methodism in Flintwick

England, Bedfordshire, Flitwick – Church records ( 4 )
Bishop’s transcripts for Flitwick, 1602-1877
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Flitwick (Bedfordshire)

Church records, 1705-1858
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Flitwick (Bedfordshire)

Parish registers for Flitwick, 1611-1788
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Flitwick (Bedfordshire)

Parish registers for Flitwick, 1661-1975
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Flitwick (Bedfordshire)

England, Bedfordshire, Flitwick – Church records – Indexes ( 1 )
Computer printout of Flitwick, Beds., Eng

England, Bedfordshire, Flitwick – Land and property ( 1 )
Documents relating chiefly to the Flitwick estate of the Brooks family
Author: Bedfordshire Record Office

England, Bedfordshire, Flitwick – Manors – Court records ( 1 )
Court records, 1506-1508
Author: Manor of Flitwick. Court (Bedfordshire)

England, Bedfordshire, Flitwick – Occupations ( 1 )
Parish registers for Flitwick, 1661-1975
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Flitwick (Bedfordshire)

England, Bedfordshire, Flitwick – Poorhouses, poor law, etc. ( 2 )
Overseers accounts and miscellaneous, 1806, 1832, 1837-1874
Author: Flitwick (Bedfordshire)

Parish registers for Flitwick, 1661-1975
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Flitwick (Bedfordshire)

England, Bedfordshire, Flitwick – Schools ( 2 )
Admission registers, 1863-1920 and log book, 1881-1908
Author: Flitwick School (Flitwick, Bedfordshire)

Log books, 1864-1940

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

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OS Grid ReferenceTL0319035047 (all-numeric format: 503190 235048)

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Administration

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

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