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Arncliffe, Yorkshire
Type Ancient Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Staincliff and Ewcross
County Yorkshire
Poor Law Union Settle PLU
Registration District Settle; Skipton
Records begin
Parish registers: 1669
Bishop's Transcripts: 1601
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

ARNCLIFFE (St. Oswald), a parish, and a township partly in the union of Skipton, and E. division of the wapentake of Staincliffe and Ewcross, but mainly in the union of Settle, and W. division of that wapentake, West Riding Yorkshire. The parish comprises the townships of Buckden, Hawkeswick, and Litton, and the chapelry of Halton-Gill. [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 Arncliffe exists at some of the following websites and for the specified ranges of years:

IARC = Archive.org
FS = FamilySearch.org
AC = Ancestry - (£)[2]
HATH = HathiTrust.org
JOIN = JoinerMarriageIndex.co.uk
ARNCLIFFE PARISH (1669) Online Records
Baptisms
Marriages
Burials
Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FS 1673-1844 1669-1846 None
JOIN None None None
AC None None None
HATH None None None
IARC None None None

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

List of Chapelry's in this Parish


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.  Church of England records began in 1669.


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 464272.

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. 69-73. Date accessed: 13 December 2013.
  2. 'West Yorkshire, England, Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1512-1812,' Ancestry, accessed 10 May 2014.

 

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