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Parish History

ARTHINGTON, a chapelry in Addle parish, W. R. Yorkshire; on the river Wharfe and on the Leeds and Stockton railway, 4 miles E of Otley. The church was built in 1864. [1]

The parish to which this was attached, Adel Parish registers began in 1606 (which also see).


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
AC = (£)
AO =
FMP = (£)
FS =
JMI = (£)
PALL = Pallot's Marriage Index (Ancestry) - (£)[2]
ADEL PARISH (1653) Online Records


Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
AC 1653-1858 1653-1858 1653-1836 1653-1836 1653-1876 1653-1876
AO 1606-1812 None 1606-1812 None 1606-1812 None
FMP None None 1606-1812 None None None
FREG None None None None 1813-1822 None
FS 1600-1601,
None 1606-1847 None Add None
HATH 1606-1812 None 1606-1812 None 1606-1812 None
JMI None None 1813-1837 None None None

ARTHINGTON ST PETER Chapelry (1864) Online Records


Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
AC None None None None None None
AO None  None None None None None
FMP None None None None None None
FREG None None None None None None
FS None None None None Add None

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.

Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, nonconformist and other types of church records, such as parish chest records. Add the contact information for the office holding the original records. Add links to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection.

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 464268.

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.

Web sites


  1. Wilson, John MariusImperial Gazetteer of England and Wales 1870-72. Date accessed: 28 October 2013.
  2. Pallot's Marriage and Birth Indexes, Guide to Parishes. Digital version at FamilySearch Books Online.
  Contributor: add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.


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