Pilton, Northamptonshire Genealogy

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Guide to Pilton, Northamptonshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Pilton, Northamptonshire
Type Ancient parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Navisford
County Northamptonshire, England Genealogy
Poor Law Union Oundle
Registration District Oundle
Records begin
Parish registers: 1569
Bishop's Transcripts: 1707
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Oundle
Diocese Peterborough
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Bishop of Peterborough (Episcopal Consistory)
Location of Archive
Northamptonshire Record Office

Parish History[edit | edit source]

PILTON (St. Mary), a parish, in the union of Oundle, hundred of Navisford, N. division of the county of Northampton, 3 miles (S. S. W.) from Oundle. [1]

Resources[edit | edit source]

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The civil registration article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is FreeBMD.

Church records[edit | edit source]

Pilton, Northamptonshire Genealogy parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:

FREG = FreeREG - free[2]
Pilton, Northamptonshire Genealogy Online Parish Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

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FREG 1569-1812 1569-1754 1569-1812

Marriages from 1660 to 1700 are indexed in Northamptonshire Marriage Index Pre-1700 (2nd ed.). FHL British CD-ROM no. 5489; publisher's bookstore.


Non-conformist Records =[edit | edit source]

Non-conformist Records - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use this Collection]]; index (dates may vary by parish)

Census records[edit | edit source]

Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library.


Probate records[edit | edit source]

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Northamptonshire Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.

Maps and Gazetteers[edit | edit source]

Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.

Websites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Lewis, Samuel A.,A Topographical Dictionary of England, (1848). Adapted. Date accessed: 27 November 2013.
  2. 'Northamptonshire Coverage', FreeREG, accessed 29 November 2014.