Luddington with Hemington, Northamptonshire Family History Guide

Luddington with Hemington is an Ecclesiastical Parish partly in Huntingdonshire and partly in Northamptonshire; Created in 1849 from Luddington Ancient Parish and Hemington Ancient Parish.

Other places in the parish include: Hemington.

Alternative names: Luddington, Luddington in the Brook

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

Luddington with Hemington

  • Parish registers: 1635
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1701

Hemington (Northamptonshire)

  • Parish registers: 1574
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1702

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

  • Barnwell
  • Thurning
  • Lutton and Washingley
  • Great Gidding, Huntingdonshire
  • Polebrook
  • Winwick

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

LUDDINGTON-IN-THE-BROOK, a parish in the district of Oundle and counties of Northampton and Huntingdon; 4 miles E by S of Barnwell r. station, and 5½ SE of Oundle. Post town, Oundle. Acres, 580. Real property of the Northampton portion, £732; of the Huntingdon portion, £260. Pop. of the N. portion, 103; of the H. portion, 25. Houses, 20 and 6. The property belongs to the Duke of Buccleuch. The living is a rectory, united in 1867 with Hemington, in the diocese of Peterborough. Value, £320. Patron, the Duke of Buccleuch. The church is old, and consists of nave, S aisle, and chancel, with porch and tower.

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; Huntingdonshire
  • Civil Registration District: Oundle
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Peterborough (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Peterborough
  • Rural Deanery: Oundle
  • Poor Law Union: Oundle
  • Hundred: Polebrook; Leightonstone
  • Province: Canterbury