Elkington, Northamptonshire Family History Guide

Elkington is an extra-parochial place.

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The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

ELKINGTON, a parish in the district of Rugby and county of Northampton; on the Union canal, 1¾ mile SE by E of Stanford Hall r. station, and 2 SW of Welford. Post town, Yelvertoft, under Rugby. Acres, 1, 720. Real property, £2, 682. Pop., 60. Houses, 10. The church belonged to Daventry priory, but was long ago demolished; and the inhabitants resort to neighbouring churches.

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: Rugby
  • Probate Court: Search the courts of the surrounding parishes
  • Diocese: Not Applicable
  • Rural Deanery: Not Applicable
  • Poor Law Union: Rugby
  • Hundred: Guilsborough
  • Province: Canterbury