Yarwell, Northamptonshire Family History Guide

Yarwell is a chapelry of Nassington Ancient Parish in Northamptonshire.

Other places in the parish include: Sulehay Lodge and Walk, Sulchay Walk, Sulchay Lodge, and Sulehay.

Alternative names:

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1572
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1605

Nonconformists include: Wesleyan Methodist

Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

YARWELL, a parish in Oundle district, Northampton: on the river Nen, near Wansford r. station, and 6½ miles NNE of Oundle. Post town, Wansford. Acres, with Sulehay Lodge and Locks Lodge, 1,830. Real property, £2,096. Pop., 402. Houses, 86. The manor belongs to the Earl of Westmoreland . The living is a p. curacy, annexed to Nassington. The church is ancient. There are a Methodist chapel and charities £32.

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
  • Civil Registration District: Oundle
  • Probate Court: Pre-1851 - Court of the Peculiar of Nassington, Post-1850 - Court of the Archdeaconry of Northampton
  • Diocese: Peterborough
  • Rural Deanery: Pre-1851 - None, Post-1850 - Oundle
  • Poor Law Union: Oundle
  • Hundred: Willybrook
  • Province: Canterbury