Place:Edmondthorpe, Leicestershire, England

Alt namesEdmerestorpsource: Domesday Book (1985) p 161
TypeVillage, Civil parish
Coordinates52.75°N 0.733°W
Located inLeicestershire, England
See alsoFramland Hundred, Leicestershire, Englandhundred in which the parish was included
Melton Mowbray Rural, Leicestershire, Englandrural district of which it was part 1894-1936
Melton and Belvoir Rural, Leicestershire, Englandrural district of which it was part 1936-1974
Melton District, Leicestershire, Englanddistrict municipality covering the area since 1974
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog

Edmondthorpe is a small village in Leicestershire, close to the border with the county of Rutland. It is now located in the Melton District of Leicestershire, England. Between 1894 and 1936 it was a civil parish in Melton Mowbray Rural District and from 1936 until 1974 in the Melton and Belvoir Rural District.

There are several families that have lived in Edmondthorpe over many centuries. These include the Veaseys and Extons, which are detailed in transcriptions of the census for the village.

For more information, see the EN Wikipedia article Edmondthorpe.

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