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Huntingdonshire Parishes - Houghton

 

Brief Description:

HOUGHTON, a parish in the hundred of HURSTINGSTONE, county of HUNTINGDON, 2 miles (W. by N.) from St. Ives, containing 427 inhabitants. The living is a rectory with the curacy of Witton, in the archdeaconry of Huntingdon, and diocese of Lincoln, rated in the kings books at 34.17.8½. Mrs. Peck was patroness in 1811. The church is dedicated to St. Mary.

This extract is from "Samuel Lewis Topographical Gazeetter - 1831"
Hundred:
HURSTINGSTONE
Registration District:
Houghton is now in the Registration District of Huntingdon but its former Registration District was St Ives.

First Appearance of Name:
Charter - 974
Available Bookstall items:

1841 Census
1851 Census
1891 Census

Links:

GENUKI Huntingdonshire - Houghton
Genweb Huntingdonshire War Memorial


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Last Updated on: 2 December 2001
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