Thorpe Malsor, Northamptonshire
Thorpe Malsor, a village and a parish in Northamptonshire, 2½ miles WNW of Kettering station on the M.R. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Kettering. Acreage, 925; population, 141. The manor with Thorpe Hall belongs to the Maunsell family. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Peterborough; net value, £273 with residence. The church, which was restored in 1877, is an ancient building of stone in the Decorated style.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
|Ecclesiastical parish||Thorpe-Malsor St. Leonard|
|Poor Law union||Kettering|
Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
Ancestry.co.uk, in association with the Northamptonshire Record Office, have images of the Parish Registers and Bishop's Transcripts for Northamptonshire online.
For general information about Civil Registration (births, marriages and deaths) see the Civil Registration page.
Directories & Gazetteers
We have transcribed the entry for Thorpe Malsor from the following:
- Samuel Lewis' A Topographical Dictionary of England, by Samuel Lewis, seventh edition, published 1858. (Thorpe-Malsor (St. Leonard))
Land and Property
The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Northamptonshire is available to browse.
Online maps of Thorpe Malsor are available from a number of sites:
- Bing (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
- Google Streetview.
- National Library of Scotland. (Old maps)
- old-maps.co.uk (Old Ordnance Survey maps to buy).
- Streetmap.co.uk (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
- A Vision of Britain through Time. (Old maps)
Newspapers and Periodicals
The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Northamptonshire papers online: