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Huntingdonshire Parishes - Warboys

 

Brief Description:

WARBOYS, a parish in the hundred of HURSTINGSTONE, county of HUNTINGDON, 4½ miles (S. S. B.) from Ramsey, containing 1353 inhabitants The living is a rectory, in the archdeaconry of Huntingdon, and diocese of Lincoln, rated in the king's books at 27.10., and in the patronage of William Strode, Esq. The church, dedicated to St. Mary Magdalene, has lately received an addition of two hundred and fifty-four sittings, of which one hundred and fifty-eight are free, the Incorporated Society for the enlargement of churches and chapels having granted 200 towards defraying the expense. There is a place of worship for Baptists.

This extract is from "Samuel Lewis Topographical Gazeetter - 1831"
Hundred:
HURSTINGSTONE
Registration District:
The parish of Warboys was originally in the Huntingdon Registration District from 1st July 1837. Subsequently, it became part of the Warboys sub-District until 31 March 1997, when it has come directly under the Huntingdon Registration District again.

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

1841 Census
1851 Census
1891 Census
Book - The Witches of Warboys

Links:

GENUKI Huntingdonshire - Warboys
GenWeb Huntingdonshire War Memorial
Cambridgeshire History on the Net - Warboys
Kelly's Directory 1903 - Warboys


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Last Updated on: 16 December 2001
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