Place:Hallaton Rural, Leicestershire, England

NameHallaton Rural
TypeRural district
Coordinates52.56°N 0.83°W
Located inLeicestershire, England     (1894 - 1935)
See alsoMarket Harborough Rural, Leicestershire, Englandrural district of which it was part 1935-1974
Harborough District, Leicestershire, Englanddistrict municipality covering the area since 1974
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Hallaton Rural District existed in Leicestershire, England from 1894 to 1935. It included the following civil parishes, which had been part of the Uppingham Rural Sanitary District in Leicestershire. In 1935 the rural district was merged into the Market Harborough Rural District, under the review caused by the Local Government Act 1929. Since 1974 it forms part of the non-metropolitan District of Harborough.

List of Parishes

Blaston chapelry, parish (ancient), civil parish 1894-1935
Bringhurst parish (ancient), civil parish 1894-1935
Drayton township, chapelry, civil parish 1894-1935
Great Easton chapelry, civil parish 1894-1935
Hallaton parish (ancient), civil parish 1894-1935
Horninghold parish (ancient), civil parish 1894-1935
Medbourne parish (ancient), civil parish 1894-1935
Nevill Holt chapelry, civil parish 1894-1935
Stockerston parish (ancient), civil parish 1894-1935

Research Tips

  • The map on the place-page for Market Harborough Rural District illustrates the location of the various parishes.
  • From this Findmypast page you can browse the Leicestershire parishes which have parish register transcripts online.
  • From this Ancestry page you can browse the Leicestershire parishes which have parish register transcripts online.
  • For both of the above sites, a subscription is charged. Transcriptions of these records may also be available free of charge on the FamilySearch website.
  • A further collection of online source references will be found on the county page for Leicestershire.
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