Eaton Bray Bedfordshire Family History Guide

Eaton Bray Church.
Eaton Bray Church. The copyright on this image is owned by Martin Addison and is licensed for reuse under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 license.

Parish church: St. Mary

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1559
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1602

Nonconformists include:

  • Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
  • Particular Baptist
  • Wesleyan Methodist

Parishes adjacent to Eaton Bray

  • Studham
  • Billington
  • Stanbridge
  • Edlesborough
  • Whipsnade
  • Totternhoe

Historical Descriptions

Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Eaton-Bray, 3 m. S.W. Dunstable. P. 1097

Source: Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales; Second Edition; C. W. Leonard, London; 1850

Administration

  • County: Bedfordshire
  • Civil Registration District: Leighton Buzzard
  • Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Bedford
  • Diocese: Pre-1837 – Lincoln, Post-1836 – Ely
  • Rural Deanery: Dunstable
  • Poor Law Union: Leighton Buzzard
  • Hundred: Manshead
  • Province: Canterbury
Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s