Byfield is an Ancient Parish in the county of Northamptonshire.
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1636
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1706
Nonconformists include: Independent/Congregational and Primitive Methodist.
- Aston le Walls
- Chipping Warden
- Priors Marston
- Woodford cum Membris
The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870
BYFIELD, a parish in Daventry district. Northampton; 6 miles E of Fenny-Compton r. station, and 7½ S W by S of Daventry. It has a post office under Daventry. Acres, 2,760. Real property, £6,683. Pop., 901. Houses, 224. The property is much subdivided. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Peterborough. Value, £917. Patron, Caius College, Oxford. The church is ancient. There are Independent and Primitive Methodist chapels, and charities £79.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
Civil Registration District: Daventry
Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Northampton
Rural Deanery: Brackley
Poor Law Union: Daventry
Hundred: Chipping Warden