Burton Fleming, Yorkshire Genealogy

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Guide to Burton Fleming, Yorkshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Burton Fleming, Yorkshire
Type England Jurisdictions
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Dickering
County Yorkshire, England Genealogy
Poor Law Union Bridlington
Registration District Bridlington
Records begin
Parish registers: 1538
Bishop's Transcripts: 1600
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Dickering
Diocese York
Province York
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York
Location of Archive
Yorkshire Record Office

Parish History[edit | edit source]

BURTON-FLEMING, or North Burton (St. Cuthbert), a parish, in the union of Bridlington, wapentake of Dickering, East Riding of York, 7 miles NW by W from Bridlington; containing 460 inhabitants. Church of England records began in 1538. There are places of worship for Wesleyans and Primitive Methodists.[1]

Resources[edit | edit source]

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

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[edit | edit source]

Online data content from chapelry registers of Burton Fleming exists at some of the following websites and for the specified ranges of years:

AC = ancestry.co.uk (£)
FREG = FreeREG - free[2]
FS = FamilySearch.org
IARC = Archive.org
JOIN = JoinerMarriageIndex.co.uk - (£)
Burton Fleming (1538) Online Parish Records


Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
AC 1538-1812



FREG 1538-1812 1540-1810 1546-1812
FS None



IARC 1538-1812






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.

Census Records[edit | edit source]

Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library.

Probate Records[edit | edit source]

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[edit | edit source]

Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.

Websites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 448-452. Adapted. Date accessed: 7 November 2013.
  2. 'Yorkshire East Riding,' FreeREG, accessed 20 October 2014.