Place:Sawtry St Andrew, Huntingdonshire, England

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NameSawtry St Andrew
TypeParish, Civil parish
Coordinates52.438°N 0.283°W
Located inHuntingdonshire, England     ( - 1886)
See alsoSawtry All Saints and St Andrew, Huntingdonshire, Englandcivil parish which replaced the individual parishes in 1886
Sawtry, Huntingdonshire, Englandcivil parish which absorbed Sawtry All Saints and St Andrew in 1935
Huntingdon Rural, Huntingdonshire, Englandrural district in which Sawtry was located
Huntingdonshire District, Cambridgeshire, Englanddistrict municipality of which has covered the area since 1974
source: Family History Library Catalog


For a description of Sawtry St Andrew and the other parishes of Sawtry, see British History Online (the Victoria County Histories), volume 3

Research Tips

  • Original historical documents relating to Huntingdonshire are held by Cambridgeshire Archives and Local Studies at the County Record Office in Huntingdon.
  • A History of the County of Huntingdon in 3 volumes from British History Online (Victoria County Histories), published 1911. This is by far the most complete history of the parishes of the county to be found online. The chapters are ordered by the divisions of the county called hundreds, but each chapter is linked to the volume's content page.
  • GENUKI has a page on Huntingdonshire and pages for each of the ecclesiastical parishes in the county. These give references to other organizations who hold genealogical information for the local area.
  • The FamilyTree Wiki has a series of pages similar to those provided by GENUKI which may have been prepared at a later date.
  • A Vision of Britain through Time, section "Units and Statistics" leads to analyses of population and organization of the county from about 1800 through 1974. There are pages available for all civil parishes, municipal boroughs and other administrative divisions.
  • Map of Huntingdonshire divisions in 1888 produced by UK Ordnance Survey and provided online by A Vision of Britain through Time
  • Map of Huntingdonshire divisions in 1944 produced by UK Ordnance Survey and provided online by A Vision of Britain through Time