"DUDDEN, a township in that part of the parish of TARVIN which is in the second division of the hundred of EDDISBURY, county palatine of CHESTER, 3 miles (N. W. by W.) from Tarporley, containing 243 inhabitants." [From Samuel Lewis A Topographical Dictionary of England (1831) ©Mel Lockie]
- Duddon was a township in Tarvin ancient parish, Eddisbury hundred (SJ 5165), which became a civil parish in 1866.
- The population was 163 in 1801, 191 in 1851, 186 in 1901, 202 in 1951, and 473 in 2001.
- Great Boughton (1837-69)
- Chester (1870-1937)
- West Cheshire (1937-74)
- Chester & Ellesmere Port (1974-98)
- West Cheshire (1998+)
- Eddisbury (1828-1974)
- Chester (1974-2001)
- Chester, Ellesmere Port & Neston (2001-12)
- West Cheshire (2012+)
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- Tarvin Rural Sanitary District (1875-94)
- Tarvin Rural District (1894-1974)
- Chester (1974-2009)
- Cheshire West & Chester (2009+)