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Glendon, Northamptonshire

Historical Description

Glendon, a parish in Northamptonshire, with a station on the M.R., 2½ miles NW of Bettering. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Kettering. Acreage, 791; population, 54. Glendon Hall is the property of the Booth family. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Peterborough; gross yearly value, £35. There is no church.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyNorthamptonshire 
Ecclesiastical parishGlendon St. Helen 
Poor Law unionKettering 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.

Church Records, in association with the Northamptonshire Record Office, have images of the Parish Registers and Bishop's Transcripts for Northamptonshire online.


Church of England

St. Helen

There was once a church here, dedicated to St. Helen, but it has long since disappeared.

Civil Registration

For general information about Civil Registration (births, marriages and deaths) see the Civil Registration page.

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Glendon from the following:

Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Northamptonshire is available to browse.

Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Northamptonshire papers online: