Collingtree, Northamptonshire Family History Guide

Collingtree is an Ancient Parish in the county of Northamptonshire.

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Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1802
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1708

Nonconformists include: Wesleyan Methodist

Adjacent Parishes

  • Courteenhall
  • Milton Malsor
  • Wootton

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

COLLINGTREE, a parish in Hardingstone district, Northamptonshire; on an affluent of the river Nen, near the Northampton canal, 1¾ mile NE of Blisworth r. station, and 3½ S of Northampton. Post town, Wootton, under Northampton. Acres, 1, 190. Real property, £1, 774. Pop., 237. Houses, 51. The property is sub-divided. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Peterborough. Value, £331. Patron, the Rev. B. Hill. The church is in the Saxon style, and has a tower. There is a Wesleyan chapel. Wood, the writer in Rees’ Cyclopedia, was a native.

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


Old maps of Britain and Europe from A Vision of Britain Through Time


  • County: Northamptonshire
  • Civil Registration District: Hardingstone
  • Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Northampton
  • Diocese: Peterborough
  • Rural Deanery: Preston
  • Poor Law Union: Hardingstone
  • Hundred: Wymersley
  • Province: Canterbury