Lutton and Washingley, Northamptonshire & Huntingdonshire Family History Guide

Lutton and Washingley is an Ancient Parish partly in Huntingdonshire and partly in Northamptonshire.

Other places in the parish include: Washingley.

Alternative names: Luddington-in-the-Wold

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1653
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1707

Nonconformists include: Wesleyan Methodist

Adjacent Parishes

  • Luddington with Hemington
  • Warmington, Northamptonshire
  • Caldecote, Huntingdonshire
  • Tansor, Northamptonshire
  • Lutton and Washingley
  • Oundle with Ashton
  • Great Gidding, Huntingdonshire
  • Polebrook, Northamptonshire
  • Morborne, Huntingdonshire
  • Glatton, Huntingdonshire
  • Stilton, Huntingdonshire
  • Folksworth, Huntingdonshire
  • Denton, Huntingdonshire

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

LUTTON, or LUDDINGTON-IN-THE-WOLD, a parish in the district of Oundle and counties of Northampton and Huntingdon; 5 miles E of Oundle town and r. station. Post town, Oundle. Acres, 1,509. Real property of the N portion, £727. Pop., 163. Houses, 37. Real property of the H. portion, £341. Pop., 33. Houses, 6. The property is divided among a few. The manor belongs to the Hon. G. W. Fitzwilliam. The living is a rectory, united with the rectory of Washingley, in the diocese of Peterborough. Value, £220. Patron, the Hon. G. W. Fitzwilliam. The church consists of nave, aisles, and chancel, with a tower; and was recently in disrepair. There are a Wesleyan chapel, and charities £11.

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; Huntingdonshire
  • Civil Registration District: Oundle; Peterborough
  • Probate Court: Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of Lincoln and of the Archdeacon in the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon
  • Diocese: Peterborough
  • Rural Deanery: Oundle
  • Poor Law Union: Oundle
  • Hundred: Willybrook; Norman Cross
  • Province: Canterbury