Yardley Hastings is an Ancient Parish in the county of Northamptonshire. Denton is a chapelry of Yardley Hastings.
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1550
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1708
Nonconformists include: Independent/Congregational, Methodist, and Wesleyan Methodist Reform.
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The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870
YARDLEY-HASTINGS, a parish, with a village, in Hardingstone district, Northamptonshire; 3¼ miles S of Castle-Ashby r. station, and 8 ESE of Northampton. It has a post-office under Northampton, and a fair on Whit-Monday. Acres, 3,510. Real property, £3,323. Pop., 1,152. Houses, 256. The manor belongs to the Marquis of Northampton. The living is a rectory, united with part of Denton, in the diocese of Peterborough. Value, £400. Patron, the Marquis of Northampton. The church is partly Norman, partly early English. There are an Independent chapel and a national school.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
- County: Northamptonshire
- Civil Registration District: Hardingstone
- Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Northampton
- Diocese: Peterborough
- Rural Deanery: Preston
- Poor Law Union: Hardingstone
- Hundred: Wymersley
- Province: Canterbury