Furtho, Northamptonshire Family History Guide

Furtho is an Ancient Parish in the county of Northamptonshire.

Other places in the parish include: Old Stratford.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1696
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1707

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

  • Cosgrove
  • Hanslope
  • Potterspury with Yardley Gobion
  • Passenham with Deanshanger

Historical Descriptions

Furtho

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

FURTHO, a parish in Potterspury district, Northampton; on Watling-street, near the river Ouse and the boundary with Bucks, 2 miles NW of Stoney-Stratford, and 3½ WNW of Wolverton r. station. Post town, Potterspury, under Stony-Stratford. Acres, 480. Pop., 16. Houses, 4. A village was here in the time of James I., but has disappeared. Part of Old Stratford is within the limits. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Peterborough. Value, £141. Patron, Jesus' College, Oxford.

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

Old Stratford

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

STRATFORD (Old), a hamlet in Cosgrove, Furtho, Passenham and Potterspury parishes, Northampton; suburban to Stony-Stratford.

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

Administration

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