Bradden, Northamptonshire Family History Guide

Bradden is an Ancient Parish in the county of Northamptonshire.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1559
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1706

Nonconformists include: Baptist

Adjacent Parishes

  • Blakesley
  • Green's Norton
  • Abthorpe
  • Slapton

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

BRADDEN, a parish in Towcester district, Northampton; on the river Tove, 3 miles W of Towcester r. station, and 7 SW by W of Blisworth. Post Town, Towcester. Acres, 1,000. Real property, £1,560. Pop., 140. Houses, 39. The property is divided among a few. Bradden House is the seat of the Rev. Ives. The parish is a resort of Sportsmen. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Peterborough. Value, £227. Patron, the Rev. Ives. The church was Rebuilt in 1859. Bishop Van Mildert was for some time rector. Charities, £55.

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


Kelly Post Office Directory of Northamptonshire 1869 - Google Books

Kelly Post Office Directory of Northamptonshire 1885 -


County: Northamptonshire
Civil Registration District: Towcester
Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Northampton
Diocese: Peterborough
Rural Deanery: Brackley
Poor Law Union: Towcester
Hundred: Green's Norton
Province: Canterbury