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Guide to Riccall, Yorkshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Riccall, Yorkshire
Type Ancient Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Ouse and Derwent
County Yorkshire
Poor Law Union Selby PLU
Registration District Selby
Records begin
Parish registers: 1669
Bishop's Transcripts: 1627
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Bulmer
Diocese York
Province York
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Peculiar of the Prebend of Riccall
Location of Archive
Yorkshire Record Office

Contents

Parish History

This ancient parish (AP) was created before 1813. Church of England records began in 1638.

RICCALL (St. Mary), a parish, in the union of Selby, wapentake of Ouse and Derwent, E. riding of York, 3½ miles (N.) from Escrick. The village is pleasantly situated on the river Ouse, and is spacious and well built. [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 Riccall exists at some of the following websites and for the specified ranges of years:

AC = Ancestry - (£)[2]
FMP= FindMyPast - (£)[3]
FS = FamilySearch.org
JOIN = JoinerMarriageIndex.co.uk - (£)
NBI = National Burial Index (findmypast) - (£)[4]
RICCALL PARISH (1669) Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
AC 1669-1813

1669-1753

1669-1813

FMP 1669-1893 1669-1893 1669-1930 1669-1930 1669-1916 1669-1916
FS 1669-1861

1669-1859, 1882

None

JOIN None
1669-1837

None
NBI

1780-1837

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 464223.

Probate records

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Yorkshire 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

Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.

Websites

References

  1. Samuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England(1848), pp. 659-665. Adapted. Date accessed: 25 October 2013.
  2. 'West Yorkshire, England, Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1512-1812,' Ancestry, accessed 10 May 2014.
  3. 'Yorkshire Parish Records - Parish List,' findmypast, accessed 30 September 2014.
  4. 'National Burial Index - Yorkshire (East Riding) Coverage,' Federation of Family History Societies, accessed 20 October 2014.

 

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