Northampton St Peter, Northamptonshire Family History Guide

Northampton St Peter is an Ancient Parish in the county of Northamptonshire. Upton is a chapelry of Northampton St Peter.

Alternative names: Northampton St Peter with Upton

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1578
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1708

Nonconformists include: Society of Friends/Quaker

Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

See Northampton, Northamptonshire Family History Guide

Parish Records

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Cemeteries

Memorial inscriptions at Northampton All Saints Author: Northamptonshire Family History Society

Memorial inscriptions at St. Edmund’s Church, Northampton Author: Northamptonshire Family History Society

Memorial inscriptions at St. Giles Church Northampton Author: Northamptonshire Family History Society

Memorial inscriptions at St. Peter’s Church Northampton Author: Northamptonshire Family History Society

Memorial inscriptions at the Church of The Holy Sepulchre Northampton Author: Northamptonshire Family History Society

Removal of memorials, Billing Road Cemetery Author: Northampton (Northamptonshire : Borough)

Census

Census returns for Northampton, 1841-1891

Church history

Castle Hill Meeting : a brief history of Doddridge (Castle Hill) Church, Northampton Author: Godfrey, Bernard S

The centenary history of St. Matthew’s church and parish, Northampton Author: Harrison, Mona C., 1918-2006

The church on Castle Hill : the history of Castle Hill United Reformed Church, Northampton Author: Deacon, Malcolm

History of College Street Chapel, Northampton Author: Culross, James

The History of Doddridge Memorial Congregational Church, Northampton Author: Poole, E. F.

The history of the Church of Doddridge Author: Arnold, Thomas; Cooper, J. J.

A history of the Church of St. Peter Northampton together with the chapels of Kingsthorpe & Upton Author: Serjeantson, Robert Meyricke, 1861-1916

A history of the church of the Holy Sepulchre, Northampton Author: Cox, J. Charles (John Charles), 1843-1919; Serjeantson, Robert Meyricke, 1861-1916

Parish church of St. Peter, Northampton : a popular guide

The rebuilding of Northampton: a supplementary note Author: Hatley, Victor A.

A short history of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, Northampton Author: Serjeantson, Robert Meyricke, 1861-1916

The Story of St. Giles’ Church, Northampton

Church Records

Births and baptisms, 1770-1827 Author: Doddridge Memorial Congregational Church (Northampton, Northamptonshire)

Births and baptisms, 1786-1837 Author: College Street Chapel (Northampton, Northamptonshire : Baptist)

Births, 1820-1837 Author: Presbyterian Church (King Street, Northampton, Northamptonshire)

Births, baptisms and burials, 1778-1837 Author: Independent Church. King’s Head Lane Chapel (Northampton, England)

Births, baptisms and burials, 1808-1837 Author: All Saints Chapel (Northampton, Northamptonshire : Wesleyan)

Births, baptisms and burials, 1830-1837 Author: Commercial Street Chapel (Northamptom, Northamptonshire : Independent)

Bishop’s transcripts for All Saints Church, Northampton, 1813-1870 Author: Church of England. All Saints Church (Northampton, Northhamptonshire)

Bishop’s transcripts for St. Edmund’s Church, Northampton, 1852-1859 Author: Church of England. St. Edmund’s Church (Northampton, Northamptonshire)

Bishop’s transcripts for St. Giles’ Church, Northampton, 1813-1856 Author: Church of England. St. Giles’ Church (Northampton, Northamptonshire)

Bishop’s transcripts for St. Paul’s Church, Northampton, 1885-1887 Author: Church of England. St. Paul’s Church (Northampton, Northamptonshire)

Bishop’s transcripts for St. Peter’s Church, Northampton, 1708-1866 Author: Church of England. St. Peter’s Church (Northampton, Northamptonshire)

Bishop’s transcripts of St. Sepulchre Church (Northampton), 1813-1854 Author: Church of England. St. Sepulchre’s Church (Northampton, Northamptonshire)

The Church in Victorian Northampton : visitation records of Bishop Magee, 1872-1886 Author: Magee, William Connor, 1822-1891; Hatley, Victor A.

England, Northamptonshire, Northampton, parish registers : All Saints, 1559-1812 Author: Church of England. All Saints Church (Northampton, Northhamptonshire); Northamptonshire Record Office

England, Northamptonshire, Northampton, parish registers : St. Peter’s Church, 1578-1797 Author: Church of England. St. Peter’s Church (Northampton, Northamptonshire); Northampton Record Office (Northamptonshire)

English Friends records, Northamptonshire : births, marriages and burials, 1649-1725 Author: Cope, Gilbert, 1840-1928; Society of Friends. Northampton Monthly Meeting (England); Society of Friends. Wellingsborough Monthly Meeting (England)

Marriages at Northampton, St. Peter’s, 1578-1812 Author: Church of England. St. Peter’s Church (Northampton, Northamptonshire); Phillimore, W. P. W. (William Phillimore Watts), 1853-1913; Longdon, Henry Isham

Marriages, 1909-1952 Author: Church of England. Holy Trinity Church (Northampton, Northamptonshire)

Northampton and Daventry Wesleyan Methodist Circuits : historic roll 1899-1904 Author: EurekA Partnership

Parish registers for All Saints Church, Northampton, 1559-1983 Author: Church of England. All Saints Church (Northampton, Northhamptonshire)

Parish registers for Christ Church, Northampton, 1898-1961 Author: Church of England. Christ Church (Northampton, Northamptonshire)

Parish registers for St. Andrew’s Church, Northampton, 1870-1965 Author: Church of England. St. Andrew’s Church (Northampton, Northamptonshire)

Parish registers for St. Edmund’s Church, Northampton, 1852-1978 Author: Church of England. St. Edmund’s Church (Northampton, Northamptonshire)

Parish registers for St. Gabriel, Northampton, 1900-1979 Author: Church of England. Mission Church of St. Gabriel (Northampton, Northamptonshire)

Parish registers for St. Giles’ Church, Northampton, 1559-1956 Author: Church of England. St. Giles’ Church (Northampton, Northamptonshire)

Parish registers for St. Katherine’s Church, Northampton, 1841-1946 Author: Church of England. St. Katherine’s Church (Northampton, Northamptonshire)

Parish registers for St. Lawrence’s Church, Northampton, 1877-1975 Author: Church of England. St. Lawrence’s Church (Northampton, Northamptonshire)

Parish registers for St. Michael’s Church, Northampton, 1880-1958 Author: Church of England. St. Michael’s Church (Northampton, Northamptonshire)

Parish registers for St. Paul’s Church, Northampton, 1877-1988 Author: Church of England. St. Paul’s Church (Northampton, Northamptonshire)

Parish registers for St. Peter’s Church, Northampton, 1578-1969 Author: Church of England. St. Peter’s Church (Northampton, Northamptonshire)

Parish registers of Northampton St. Matthew, 1889-1922 Author: Church of England. St. Matthew’s Church (Northampton, Northamptonshire)

Parish registers of St. Sepulchre Church (Northampton), 1566-1982 Author: Church of England. St. Sepulchre’s Church (Northampton, Northamptonshire)

Record of members, 1846-1903 Author: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Northampton Branch (Northamptonshire)

Record of members, ca. 1837-1858 Author: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Bedfordshire Conference

Record of members, ca. 1848-1948 Author: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Birmingham Conference (Warwickshire)

Rothersthorpe, Northamptonshire, 1562-1840 ; St. Giles, Northampton, 1559-1747 Author: Allen, Derek; Allen, Roger; Church of England. St. Giles’ Church (Northampton, Northamptonshire); Church of England. Parish Church of Rothersthorpe (Northamptonshire); Wilmer, G.

Church records - Indexes

Northampton & Hardingstone burial index, 1800-1900 Author: Clarke, Alan

Parish register printouts of Northampton, Northampton, England (Independent, Castle Hill) ; christenings, 1770-1827 Author: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Department

Parish register printouts of Northampton, Northampton, England (Independent, Commercial Street) ; christenings, 1830-1837 Author: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Department

Parish register printouts of Northampton, Northampton, England (Independent, Kings Head Lane) ; christenings, 1778-1837 Author: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Department

Parish register printouts of Northampton, Northampton, England (Non Conformist Church) ; christenings, 1778-1791 Author: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Department

Parish register printouts of Northampton, Northampton, England (Presbyterian, King Street) ; christenings, 1820, 1822-1837 Author: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Department

Parish register printouts of Northampton, Northampton, England (Wesleyan Methodist, All Saints) ; christenings, 1806-1837 Author: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Department

Civil registration

Burials, 1827-1834 Author: The General Infirmary (Northampton, Northamptonshire)

Burials, 1845-1848, 1853 Author: St. John’s Hospital (Northampton, Northamptonshire)

History

The borough of Northampton

History of College Street Chapel, Northampton, and reminiscences of the pastorate of the Rev. J. T. Brown Author: Brown, John T.

The history of Northampton’s town halls Author: Glazebrook, C. J.

The History of the town of Northampton : with an account of its public buildings & institutions, eminent men, members of parliament, mayors and bailiffs and the most remarkable events that have taken place in the town

Northampton remembers the Guildhall Author: Stenning, Susan; Thomas, Delia; Turner, Louise

Northampton, 1835-1985 : shoe town, new town Author: Brown, Cynthia

Town patriotism in Northampton, 1918-1939 Author: Dickie, Marie

Northamptonshire : county of spires and stately homes Author: Mee, Arthur, 1875-1943

The records of the borough of Northampton Author: County Borough of Northampton; Adkins, W. Ryland Dent (William Ryland Dent), 1862-1925; Markham, Christopher A. (Christopher Alexander), 1859-; Cox, J. Charles (John Charles), 1843-1919

Northampton - Maps

Plan of old Northampton, based on Speeds Plan, 1610 Author: Goosey, G. Turland; Speed, John, 1552?-1629

Occupations

Apprentice and freedom records of the boroughs, 1719-1838

Poorhouses & Poor Law

Northampton, All Saints parish, 1793 and 1805 poor rate [extract transcript of mss.] Author: County Borough of Northampton; Alexander, Paul

Northampton, St. Giles, 1832 poor rate assessment [Nth library - local history] Author: County Borough of Northampton; Alexander, Paul

Card index to births in workhouses in Northamptonshire Author: Northampton Record Office (Northamptonshire)

Public records

Apprentice and freedom records of the boroughs, 1719-1838

The records of the borough of Northampton Author: County Borough of Northampton; Adkins, W. Ryland Dent (William Ryland Dent), 1862-1925; Markham, Christopher A. (Christopher Alexander), 1859-; Cox, J. Charles (John Charles), 1843-1919

Treasurer’s accounts, commencing 16th May 1834 Author: County Borough of Northampton; Alexander, Paul

Schools

A short history of Stimpson Avenue Boys’ School, Northampton Author: Axford, W. H.

Taxation

Northampton, All Saints parish, 1793 and 1805 poor rate [extract transcript of mss.] Author: County Borough of Northampton; Alexander, Paul

Northampton, St. Giles, 1832 poor rate assessment [Nth library - local history] Author: County Borough of Northampton; Alexander, Paul

Voting registers

A Copy of the poll taken at the election for the borough of Northampton on Wednesday, the 7th day of July, 1852 Author: Alexander, Paul

Northampton borough election, 1841 Author: Alexander, Paul

Northampton municipal elections for 1842 Author: Alexander, Paul

Northampton town poll book for the general election, 1812[Mss. Library, Nth.] : canvas taken of the town of North’ton in 1812 Author: Alexander, Paul

The Poll at the election of two burgesses to represent the borough of Northampton in Parliament : faithfully digested, alphabetically from the original poll book taken at the general election on the 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th and 11th days of March, in the year 1820, before Robert Smithson, Esquire, Mayor, David Thomas and Wm. Henfrey..

The Poll at the election of two burgesses to represent the borough of Northampton in Parliament : taken from the check books of Chas. Hill, esq. at the general election on the 7th and 8th days of January, 1835 before William Gates, esq. mayor Author: Alexander, Paul

The Poll at the election of two burgesses to represent the town and borough of Northampton, in parliament : faithfully digested, alphabetically, from the original poll book, taken at the general election on the 16th, 17th, 18th, 19th, 20th, 22d, 23d, 24th, 25th, 26th, 27th, 29th and 30th days of June in the year 1818 Author: Alexander, Paul

The Poll at the general election of burgesses to represent the town of Northampton in parliament …1790 : faithfully digested alphabetically from the original poll-book taken the 16th, 17th, 18th, 19th, and 21st days of June, 1790 Author: Alexander, Paul

The Poll book at the general election of burgesses to represent the town & borough of Northampton in parliament : faithfully digested alphabetically from the original poll-book taken the 25th, 26th, 27th, 28th and 30th days of March in the year 1796

Maps

Old maps of Britain and Europe from A Vision of Britain Through Time

Administration

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