Scarborough St Thomas, Yorkshire Genealogy

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England Gotoarrow.png Yorkshire Gotoarrow.png Gotoarrow.pngYorkshire Parishes, S-Y Gotoarrow.png North Riding of YorkshireGotoarrow.png Scarborough

Parish History

SCARBOROUGH ST. THOMAS is an Ecclesiastical parish in the county of Yorkshire, created in 1844 from Scarborough [St. Mary] Ancient Parish.

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
FS = FamilySearch.org
JMI = JoinerMarriageIndex.co.uk
FMP = FindMyPast.co.uk
HATH = HathiTrust.org
AO = Archive.org
SCARBOROUGH ST THOMAS PARISH (1844) Indexes
Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS 1844, 1852-1872 None None
JMI None None None
FMP None None None
HATH None None None
AO None None 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.


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 464237.


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

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