Easton Maudit, Northamptonshire Family History Guide

Easton Maudit is an Ancient Parish in the county of Northamptonshire.

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Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1539
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1704

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

  • Grendon
  • Yardley Hastings
  • Lavendon, Buckinghamshire
  • Olney, Buckinghamshire
  • Bozeat

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

EASTON-MAUDIT, a parish in Wellingborough district, Northampton; adjacent to Bedfordshire, 3 miles SSE of Castle-Ashby r. station, and 6½ S of Wellingborough. Post town, Yardley-Hastings, under Northampton. Acres, 1, 764. Real property, £1, 692. Pop., 207. Houses, 46. The property is all in one estate. Easton Park was formerly the seat of the Longuevilles and the Yelvertons. Limestone occurs. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Peterborough. Value, £144. Patron, Christ Church, Oxford. The church contains some ancient monuments; has a spire with flying buttresses; and was completely restored in 1861. Bishop Percy was vicar.

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: Wellingborough
  • Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Northampton
  • Diocese: Peterborough
  • Rural Deanery: Higham Ferrers
  • Poor Law Union: Wellingborough
  • Hundred: Higham Ferrers
  • Province: Canterbury