Barrowden Rutland Family History Guide

St Peter, Barrowden, Rutland
Photo of Church of England parish church of St Peter, Barrowden, Rutland by Wehha, some rights reserved.

Barrowden is an Ancient Parish in the county of Rutland.

Parish church: St Peter

Parish registers begin: 1603

Nonconformists in Barrowden include: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, General Baptist, and Particular Baptist.

Parishes adjacent to Barrowden

  • South Luffenham
  • Seaton
  • Morcott
  • Harringworth
  • Wakerley
  • Tixover
  • Ketton

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

Barrowden, a parish and a subdistrict in the district of Uppingham, Rutland. The parish lies on the river Welland, 3 miles NE of Seaton r. station, and 6 E of Uppingham Post Town, Morcott, under Uppingham. Acres, 2,073. Real property, £2,866. Pop., 653. Houses, 147. The property is divided among a few. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Peterborough Value, £483. Patron, the Marquis of Exeter. the church is good. There are a Baptist chapel, and charities £47.

Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].

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  • County: Rutland
  • Civil Registration District: Uppingham
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Peterborough (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Peterborough
  • Rural Deanery: Rutland
  • Poor Law Union: Uppingham
  • Hundred: Wrangdyke
  • Province: Canterbury