[Transcribed information from A Topographical Dictionary of England - Samuel Lewis - 1835] (unless otherwise stated)
"KNOTTING, a parish in the hundred of STODDEN, county of BEDFORD, 4 miles (S. E.) from Higham- Ferrers, containing 135 inhabitants. The living is a rectory, united, in 1735, to that of Souldrop, in the archdeaconry of Bedford, and diocese of Lincoln, rated in the king's books at £ 10. 6. 8. The Rev. J. W. Hawksley uo.s patron in 1792. The church is dedicated to St. Margaret."