Sproatley, Yorkshire Genealogy
Guide to Sproatley, Yorkshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
|Poor Law Union||Skirlaugh|
|Parish registers: 1657|
|Bishop's Transcripts: 1600|
|Rural Deanery||South Holderness|
|Probate Court||Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York|
|Location of Archive|
|Yorkshire Record Office|
Parish History[edit | edit source]
(All Saints), a parish, in the union of Skirlaugh, Middle division of the wapentake of Holderness, East Riding of York, 7 miles NE by N from Hull. There is a place of worship for Wesleyans.
To find the names of the neighboring 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 1647.
Resources[edit | edit source]
Civil Registration[edit | edit source]
Church Records[edit | edit source]
Online data content from parish registers of Sproatley exists at some of the following websites and for the specified ranges of years:
|IARC = Internet Archive - free|
|FS = FamilySearch.org|
|ANC = ancestry.co.uk (£)|
|HATH = HathiTrust.org - free|
|JOIN = JoinerMarriageIndex.co.uk - (£)|
|Sproatley (1720) Online Parish Records|
For a full list of all those chapels surrounding **Chapelry** and comprising the whole ancient parish of Sproatley to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the Sproatley page.
Census records[edit | edit source]
Probate records[edit | edit source]
Maps and Gazetteers[edit | edit source]
Websites[edit | edit source]
References[edit | edit source]
- Lewis, Samuel A. A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 159-164. Adapted. Date accessed: 16 October 2013.