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Addingham, Yorkshire
Type Ancient Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Claro; Staincliff and Ewcross
County Yorkshire
Poor Law Union Skipton PLU
Registration District Skipton
Records begin
Parish registers: 1612
Bishop's Transcripts: 1600
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Craven
Diocese Pre-1836 - York; Post-1835 - Ripon
Province York
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York
Location of Archive
Yorkshire Record Office

Contents

Parish History

This ancient parish (AP) was created before 1813. Church of England records began in 1612.

ADDINGHAM (St. Peter), a parish, in the union of Skipton, partly in the E. division of the wapentake of Staincliffe and Ewcross, and partly in the Upper division of the wapentake of Claro, W. riding of York, 6 miles (E. by S.) from Skipton; containing 1753 inhabitants, of whom 1527 are in the township of Addingham. There are places of worship for the Society of Friends, Primitive Methodists, and Wesleyans.[1]

Resources

Civil Registration

Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The civil registration article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is FreeBMD.

Church records

Online Records

Online data content from chapelry registers of Addingham exists at some of the following websites and for the specified ranges of years:

AC = Ancestry - (£)[2][3][4][5]
FS = FamilySearch.org
JOIN = JoinerMarriageIndex.co.uk
ADDINGHAM PARISH (1612) Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
AC 1612-1812 1612-1812 1612-1812 1612-1812 1612-1812 1612-1812
AC 1813-1910 1813-1910 1813-1935 1813-1935 1813-1953 1813-1953
FS 1612-1846

1612-1847

1828

JOIN None
1612-1837

None

For a full list of all those chapels surrounding **Chapelry** and comprising the whole ancient parish of Addingham to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the Addingham page.

To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use England Jurisdictions 1851. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.

Census records

Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census Records and Indexes Online. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library. The first film number is 464270.

Probate records

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Rutland Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.

Maps and Gazetteers

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Websites

Contributor: add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.

References

  1. Samuel A. Lewis,A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 12-15. Date accessed: 11 January 2014.
  2. 'West Yorkshire, England, Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1512-1812,' Ancestry, accessed 10 May 2014.
  3. 'West Yorkshire, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1910,' Ancestry, accessed 12 May 2014.
  4. 'West Yorkshire, England, Marriages and Banns, 1813-1935,' Ancestry, accessed 12 May 2014.
  5. 'West Yorkshire, England, Deaths and Burials, 1813-1985,' Ancestry, accessed 12 May 2014.

 

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