Great Creaton, Northamptonshire Family History Guide

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

Alternative names: Great Creaton, Great Creeton

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1688
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1706

Nonconformists include: Independent/Congregational

Adjacent Parishes

  • Spratton
  • Hollowell
  • Cottesbrooke
  • Brixworth
  • Ravensthorpe

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

CREATON (Great), a parish in Brixworth district, Northamptonshire; 3 miles WNW of Brixworth r. station, and 8 NNW of Northampton. It has a post office under Northampton. Acres, 790. Real property, £2,616. Pop., 510. Houses, 127. The property is much sub-divided. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Peterborough. Value, £270. Patron, the Rev. E. T. Beynon. The church is good; and there are an Independent chapel, and charities £53.

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


County: Northamptonshire
Civil Registration District: Brixworth
Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Northampton
Diocese: Peterborough
Rural Deanery: Haddon
Poor Law Union: Brixworth
Hundred: Guilsborough
Province: Canterbury