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Selby, Yorkshire
Type Ancient Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Barkstone-Ash
County Yorkshire
Poor Law Union Selby PLU
Registration District Selby
Records begin
Parish registers: 1579
Bishop's Transcripts: 1746
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery New Ainsty
Diocese York
Province York
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Peculiar of Selby
Location of Archive
Yorkshire Record Office

Contents

Parish History

SELBY (St. Mary and St. German), a market-town and parish, and the head of a union, in the Lower division of the wapentake of Barkstone-Ash, W. riding of York, 14½ miles (S. by E.) from York, and 177 (N. by W.) from London. There are places of worship for the Society of Friends, Independents, Wesleyans, and Unitarians; and a Roman Catholic chapel.[1]

Neighboring Parishes

Resources

Civil Registration

Church Records

Online Records

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

IARC = Internet Archive - free
FS = FamilySearch.org
ANC = ancestry.co.uk (£)
HATH = HathiTrust.org - free
JOIN = JoinerMarriageIndex.co.uk
SELBY PARISH (1664) Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FS 1746-1901

1664,1676-1900

1776-1901

JOIN None

None

None

AC None

None

None


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

Cemeteries

Parish Records

This ancient parish was created before 1813.  Church of England records began in 1579.

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 464273.

References

  1. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England(1848), pp. 44-48. Date accessed: 18 October 2013.

Bibiography

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