The Architecture of Churches in Bedfordshire in 1848

The material usually employed in the construction of the churches of this county, was the stone drawn from the quarries of Totternhoe, (a village in the southern part of Bedfordshire;) it is of soft quality, admirably adapted for all purposes of carving and internal decoration, but, as offering little resistance to the weather, its substance … Continue reading The Architecture of Churches in Bedfordshire in 1848

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Yelden Kellys Bedfordshire Directory 1869

Yelden is a parish, situated in a valley, 12 miles north from Bedford, 6½ west from Kimbolton, and 4 east-south east from Higham Ferrers, in the hundred of Stodden, union and county court district of Bedford, rural deanery of Eaton, archdeaconry of Bedford, and diocese of Ely. The church of St. Mary is an ancient … Continue reading Yelden Kellys Bedfordshire Directory 1869

Tempsford Bedfordshire Family History Guide

Status: Ancient Parish Parish church: St. Peter Parish registers begin: Parish registers: 1562 Bishop's Transcripts: 1602 Nonconformists include: Wesleyans Methodists Parishes adjacent to Tempsford Roxton Little Barford Eaton Socon Everton with Tetworth Huntingdonshire Blunham Gamlingay Cambridgeshire Everton with Tetworth Bedfordshire Sandy Historical Descriptions Leonard's Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850 Tempsford, 4 m. N.W. Potton. … Continue reading Tempsford Bedfordshire Family History Guide

Studham, Bedfordshire Family History Guide

Studham is an Ancient Parish in the county of Bedfordshire. Other places in the parish include: Markyate Street, Market Street with Humbershoe, and Humbershoe. Status: Ancient Parish Parish church: Parish registers begin: Parish registers: 1570 Bishop’s Transcripts: 1602 Nonconformists include: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Independent/Congregational, and Wesleyan Methodist. Parishes adjacent to Studham … Continue reading Studham, Bedfordshire Family History Guide

Streatley Bedfordshire Family History Guide

Alternative names: Streatly with Sharpenhoe Status: Ancient Parish Parish church: St. Margaret Parish registers begin: Parish registers: 1693 Bishop's Transcripts: 1602 Nonconformists include: Primitive Methodists Methodists Baptists Parishes adjacent to Streatley Pulloxhill Harlington Luton Sundon Higham Gobion Barton-le-Cley Historical Descriptions The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870 STREATLEY, a parish, with S. village and … Continue reading Streatley Bedfordshire Family History Guide

Southill Bedfordshire Family History Guide

Southill is an Ancient Parish in the county of Bedfordshire. Alternative names: South Hill Other places in the parish include: Broom and Stanford. Parish church: All Saints Parish registers begin: Parish registers: 1538 Bishop's Transcripts: 1602 Nonconformists include: Independent Baptist Methodists Parishes adjacent to Southill Langford Haynes Chicksands Old Warden Biggleswade Clifton Shefford Hardwick Historical … Continue reading Southill Bedfordshire Family History Guide

Shillington Bedfordshire Family History

Shillington is an Ancient Parish partly in Bedfordshire and partly in Hertfordshire. Alternative names: Shiltington, Shetlington Other places in the parish include: Holywell, Lower Stondon and Pegsdon. Status: Ancient Parish Parish church: Parish registers begin: Parish registers: 1543 Bishop’s Transcripts: 1602 Nonconformists include: Baptist, Independent/Congregational, and Wesleyan Methodist. Parishes adjacent to Shillington Lower Gravenhurst Offley … Continue reading Shillington Bedfordshire Family History

Shefford Bedfordshire Family History Guide

Shefford, a chapelry in the parish of Campton, county of Bedford Status: chapelry Parish church: Parish registers begin: Parish registers: Bishop’s Transcripts: Nonconformists include: Baptist, Methodist, and Roman Catholic Parishes adjacent to Shefford Upper Gravenhurst Meppershall Campton Chicksands Clifton Clophill Shefford Hardwick Historical Descriptions Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales Circa 1870 SHEFFORD, a small … Continue reading Shefford Bedfordshire Family History Guide

Sandy Bedfordshire Family History Guide

Sandy is an Ancient Parish in the county of Bedfordshire. Alternative names: Sandy with Girtford Sandy is a populous village, part of which lies on the great North Road near Girtford Bridge over the Ivel. It never possessed a market, however, for the ancient east Bedfordshire market towns of Biggleswade and Potton are adjacent. While … Continue reading Sandy Bedfordshire Family History Guide

Podington Bedfordshire Family History Guide

Podington is an Ancient Parish in the county of Bedfordshire. Other places in the parish include: Hinwick. Alternative names: Poddington, Possington, Puddington Status: Ancient Parish Parish church: Parish registers begin: Parish registers: 1662 Bishop’s Transcripts: 1602 Nonconformists include: Parishes adjacent to Podington Souldrop Farndish Wymington Odell Wollaston Bozeat Irchester Harrold Historical Descriptions The Imperial Gazetteer … Continue reading Podington Bedfordshire Family History Guide

Northill Bedfordshire Family History Guide

Northill is an Ancient Parish in the county of Bedfordshire. Alternative names: Northhill with Ickwell, Northhill Other places in the parish include: Upper Caldicott, Ickwell, Lower Caldicott, Thorncoate, Beeston, Brookend, and Thorncoate with Brookend Hatch. Parish church: Parish registers begin: 1562 Nonconformists include: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Independent/Congregational, Primitive Methodist, and Wesleyan … Continue reading Northill Bedfordshire Family History Guide

Marston Moreteyne Bedfordshire Family History Guide

Alternative names: Marston Moretaine, Marston Mortaine Status: Ancient Parish Parish church: Parish registers begin: Parish registers: 1653 Bishop's Transcripts: 1602 Nonconformists include: Roman Catholic, Wesleyans and Primitive Methodists Parishes adjacent to Marston Moreteyne Millbrook Houghton Conquest Cranfield Hulcote with Salford Lidlington Wootton Historical Descriptions Leonard's Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850 Marston-Moretaine, 3 miles S.W. … Continue reading Marston Moreteyne Bedfordshire Family History Guide