Eversholt, Bedfordshire Family History Guide



Status: Ancient Parish

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1628
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1602

Nonconformists include: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Wesleyan Methodist

Parishes adjacent to Eversholt

Historical Descriptions


The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

EVERSHOLT, a parish in Woburn district, Beds; adjacent to Woburn Park, 2½ miles ESE of Woburn, and 3 ESE of Woburn Sands r. station. It has a post office under Woburn. Acres, 2,119. Real property, £4,285. Pop., 885. Houses, 202. The property is divided among a few. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Ely. Value, £600. Patron, the Duke of Bedford. The church is old but good, and has an ancient font. An endowed school has £10; and other charities £132.

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

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Administration

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

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