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Romaldkirk is an Ancient Parish in the county of Yorkshire. Other places in the parish include: Bowbank, Birtle, Carbeck, Corn Park, Cotherston, Cotherstone, Grasholme, Holwick, Hunderthwaite, Hurry, Laith, Lartington, Lonton, Loup House, Lunedale, Mickleton, Nabby and Towler Hill, Newhouses, Thorngate Hill, Thwing Garth, Thwingarth, Unthank, Wemergill, Wooden Croft, Baldersdale, and Briscoe
ROMALD-KIRK (St. Romald), a parish, in the union of Teesdale, wapentake of Gilling-West, N. riding of York; containing, with the townships of Cotherstone, Holwick, Hunderthwaite, Lartington, Lune, and Mickleton, 2379 inhabitants, of whom 338 are in Romald-Kirk township, 6 miles (N. W.) from Barnard Castle. 
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.
Online data content from chapelry registers of Romaldkirk exists at some of the following websites and for the specified ranges of years:
|AO = Archive.org|
|FS = FamilySearch.org|
|ANC = http://www.ancestry.com/ (£)|
|HATH = HathiTrust.org|
|JMI = JoinerMarriageIndex.co.uk|
|ROMALDKIRK PARISH (1578) Online Records|
|ANC (£)|| None
For a full list of all those chapels surrounding **Chapelry** and comprising the whole ancient parish of Romaldkirk to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the Romaldkirk 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.
This ancient parish (AP) was created before 1813.
FamilySearch Historical Records contains images of the Durham Bishop's transcripts entries for the Burial Ground Register Transcripts Cotherstone Friends (in Romaldkirk parish,Yorkshire) 1876-1878 The original transcripts are at Durham University Library (DUL) Archives and Special Collections reference DDR/EA/PBT/2/262.
Census records from 1841-1891 are available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library. The first film number is 464230. To view these census images online, they are available through the following websites for a fee ($) or free:
- FamilySearch has some of the British Censuses available.
- FindMyPast ($) has all available census records including images, and is free at Family History Centers and the Family History Library and some public and academic libraries.
- Ancestry.co.uk ($) has now all available census records but free at Family History Centers and the Family History Library and at numerous public and academic libraries. The library versions are known as AncestryInstitution.com.
- The Genealogist.co.uk ($) has all available censuses and is free at Family History Centers and the Family History Library and various other libraries.
- FreeCen is a UK census searches. It is not complete and individuals are always asked to consider helping out with transcriptions.
Poor Law Unions
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.
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