Great Addington is an Ancient Parish in the county of Northamptonshire.

Parish church: 

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1693
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1706

Nonconformists include: 

Adjacent Parishes

  • Finedon
  • Denford with Ringstead
  • Little Addington
  • Woodford
  • Burton Latimer

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

ADDINGTON (Great), a parish in Thrapston district, Northampton; on the river Nen, near Ringstead r. station, 4½ miles SW of Thrapston. Post Town, Ring stead under Thrapston. Acres, 1,230. Real property, £1,919. Pop., 307. Houses, 67. The property is somewhat divided. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Peterborough. Value, £420. Patron, Mrs. Clay. The church is ancient.

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

Directories

Kelly Post Office Directory of Northamptonshire 1869 – Google Books

Kelly Post Office Directory of Northamptonshire 1885 – Archive.org

Administration

County: Northamptonshire
Civil Registration District: Thrapston
Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Northampton
Diocese: Peterborough
Rural Deanery: Higham Ferrers
Poor Law Union: Thrapston
Hundred: Huxloe
Province: Canterbury