Bozeat, Northamptonshire Family History Guide

Bozeat is an Ancient Parish in the county of Northamptonshire.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1729
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1707

Nonconformists include: Baptist, Independent/Congregational, and Wesleyan Methodist.

Adjacent Parishes

  • Grendon
  • Easton Maudit
  • Odell
  • Strixton
  • Wollaston
  • Lavendon
  • Olney
  • Harrold
  • Podington

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

BOZEAT, a parish in Wellingborough district, Northampton; on the verge of the county, 4 miles SE by E of Castle-Ashby r. station, and 6½ S of Wellingborough. Post Town, Easton-Mandit, under Northampton. Acres, 2,400. Real property, £3,374. Pop., 955. Houses, 211. The property is subdivided. The living is a vicarage, united with the rectory of Strixton, in the diocese of Peterborough. Value, £275. Patron, Earl Spencer. The church is good. Charities, £22.

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

Directories

Kelly Post Office Directory of Northamptonshire 1869 - Google Books

Kelly Post Office Directory of Northamptonshire 1885 - Archive.org

Administration

County: Northamptonshire
Civil Registration District: Wellingborough
Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Northampton
Diocese: Peterborough
Rural Deanery: Higham Ferrers
Poor Law Union: Wellingborough
Hundred: Higham Ferrers
Province: Canterbury