Thurleigh is an Ancient Parish in the county of Bedfordshire.

Parish church: St. Peter

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1573
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1602

Nonconformists include: Baptist

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Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

THURLEIGH, a parish, with a village, in the district and county of Bedford; 3¼ miles E by S of Sharnbrook r. station, and 5¾ N of Bedford. Post town, Bedford. Acres, 3,480. Real property, £3,103 Pop., 666, Houses, 147. The manor belongs to J. S. Crawley, Esq. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Ely. Value, £200. Patron, J. S. Crawley, Esq. The church is ancient but good. There are a Baptist chapel, a national school, and charities £16.

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

Parish Registers

Thurleigh Parish Registers 1562 – 1812

Thurleigh Parish Registers 1562 – 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, Thurleigh – Census ( 1 )
Census returns for Thurleigh, 1841-1891
Author: Great Britain. Census Office

England, Bedfordshire, Thurleigh – Church records ( 3 )
Bishop’s transcripts for Thurleigh, 1602-1874
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Thurleigh (Bedfordshire)

Parish registers for Thurleigh, 1562-1966
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Thurleigh (Bedfordshire)

Settlements and miscellaneous, 1664-1719
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Thurleigh (Bedfordshire)

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

England, Bedfordshire, Thurleigh – Manors – Court records ( 1 )
Court records, 1480-1481
Author: Manor of Thurleigh. Court (Bedfordshire)

England, Bedfordshire, Thurleigh – Poorhouses, poor law, etc. ( 1 )
Settlements and miscellaneous, 1664-1719
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Thurleigh (Bedfordshire)

England, Bedfordshire, Thurleigh – Schools ( 1 )
Log books, 1870-1934
Author: Thurleigh Church of England School (Thurleigh, Bedfordshire)

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

Maps

OS Grid ReferenceTL0534958550 (all-numeric format: 505350 258550)

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Administration

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

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