Burton Latimer, Northamptonshire Family History Guide

Burton Latimer is an Ancient Parish in the county of Northamptonshire.

Parish church: 

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1538
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1706

Nonconformists include: Particular Baptist and Wesleyan Methodist.

Adjacent Parishes

  • Isham
  • Barton Seagrave
  • Finedon
  • Cranford St John
  • Great Addington
  • Woodford
  • Pytchley

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

BURTON-LATIMER, a parish in Kettering district, Northampton; adjacent to the Leicester and Bedford railway, 3½ miles SE of Kettering. It has a station, jointly with Isham, on the railway, and a post office under Wellingborough. Acres, 2,690. Real property, £5,563. Pop., 1,158.  Houses, 258. The property is subdivided. The manor belonged once to the Latimers. The living is a rectory in the dio. of Peterborough. Value, £1,000. Patron, the Rev. F. B. Newman. The church was restored in 1869. There are Baptist and Wesleyan chapels, a national school, and charities £290.

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


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