Bygrave is an Ancient Parish in the county of Hertfordshire.
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1765
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1614
A Topographical Dictionary of England 1848
BYGRAVE, a parish, in the union of Hitchin, hundred of Odsey, county of Hertford, 2 miles (N. E. by N.) from Baldock; containing 154 inhabitants. It comprises by computation 1620 acres, about 100 of which are pasture. The living is a rectory, valued in the king’s books at £17. 9. 7.; net income, £377; patron, the Marquess of Salisbury.
Source: A Topographical Dictionary of England by Samuel Lewis 1848
- County: Hertfordshire
- Civil Registration District: Hitchin
- Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon (Hitchin Division)
- Diocese: Post-1844 – Rochester, Pre-1845 – Lincoln
- Rural Deanery: Baldock
- Poor Law Union: Hitchin
- Hundred: Odsey
- Province: Canterbury