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Shipton, Yorkshire
Type Ecclesiastical Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Harthill
County Yorkshire
Poor Law Union Pocklington PLU
Registration District Pocklington
Records begin
Parish registers: 1675
Bishop's Transcripts: 1600
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Harthill and Hull
Diocese York
Province York
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Peculiar of the Prebend of Weighton
Location of Archive
Yorkshire Record Office

Contents

Parish History

SHIPTON, a chapelry, in the parish of Market Weighton, union of Pocklington, Holme-Beacon division of the wapentake of Harthill, E. riding of York, l¼ mile (N. W. by W.) from Market-Weighton.  There is a place of worship for Primitive Methodists.[1]

Not to be confused with: SHIPTON, a township, in the parish of Overton, wapentake of Bolmer, N. riding of York, 5½ miles (N. W. by N.) from York. There are places of worship for Calvinistic and Wesleyan Methodists.[2]

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 church registers of Shipton 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
SHIPTON CHAPELRY (1685) Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FS 1675-1880
1660-1886
1683-1784
JOIN None

1635-1637
None

AC None
None
None


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

To find the names of the neighboring 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.


Non Conformist Churches

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 464229.

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

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Web sites

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

References

  1. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 82-85. Adapted. Date accessed: 17 October 2013.
  2. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 82-85. Adapted. Accessed November 7, 2013.

 

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