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Parish History

DRIFFIELD, LITTLE, a chapelry, in the parish and union of Great Driffield, Bainton-Beacon division of the wapentake of Harthill, E. riding of York,1 mile (W.) from Great Driffield; containing 154 inhabitants. [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 LITTLE DRIFFIELD 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
LITTLE DRIFFIELD CHAPELRY (1704) Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FS 1704-1890

1709-1785,1790-1890

1704-1890

JMI None

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ANC (£) None

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HATH None

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AO None

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For a full list of all those chapels surrounding Little Driffield and comprising the whole ancient parish of Great Driffield to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the GREAT DRIFFIELD 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.

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 464219.


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

References

  1. Lewis Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 91-96. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50928

 

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