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Huntingdonshire Parishes - Folksworth

 

Brief Description:

FOLKSWORTH, a parish in the hundred of NORMAN-CROSS, county of HUNTINGDON, 1½ miles (N.W. by W.) from Stilton, containing 203 inhabitants. The living is a rectory, in the archdeaconry of Huntingdon, and diocese of Lincoln, rated in the king's books at 8.6.3. The Rev. W. Wilkinson was patron in 1820. The church is dedicated to St. Helen.

This extract is from "Samuel Lewis Topographical Gazeetter - 1831"
Hundred:
NORMAN CROSS
Registration District:
Folksworth was originally in the Peterborough Registration District of Northamptonshire from 1st July 1837. Subsequently it was transferred to the Stilton sub-District of Huntingdonshire. It was later transferred back to the Peterborough District.

From 1st April 1998, marriage records were transferred to the Huntingdon Registry Office, but the births and burial records were retained by Peterborough.

First Appearance of Name:
Domesday Book - 1086 .
Available Bookstall items:

1841 Census
1851 Census
1891 Census

Monumental Inscriptions

Links:

GENUKI Huntingdonshire - Folksworth


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