East Farndon, Northamptonshire Family History Guide

East Farndon is an Ancient Parish in the county of Northamptonshire.

Alternative names:

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1562
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1706

Nonconformists include: Independent/Congregational

Adjacent Parishes

  • Little Bowden
  • Clipston
  • Lubenham, Leicestershire
  • Thorpe Lubenham
  • Marston Trussel

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

FARNDON (East), a parish in the district of Market-Harborough and county of Northampton; on the Grand Union canal, 2 miles SSW of Market-Harborough r. station. Post town, Market-Harborough, under Rugby. Acres, 1, 070. Real property, £3, 448. Pop., 242. Houses, 57. A mineral well is here, called Caldwell spring. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Peterborough. Value, £400. Patron, St. John’s College, Oxford. The church has a tower, and is tolerable. Charities, £31.

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

Maps

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

Administration

  • County: Northamptonshire
  • Civil Registration District: Market Harborough
  • Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Northampton
  • Diocese: Peterborough
  • Rural Deanery: Rothwell
  • Poor Law Union: Market Harborough
  • Hundred: Rothwell
  • Province: Canterbury