Thorpe Salvin, Yorkshire Genealogy

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


Thorpe Salvin, Yorkshire
Thorpe Salvin St Peter Rotherham Yorkshire.jpg
Type Ecclesiastical Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Strafforth and Tickhill
County Yorkshire
Poor Law Union Worksop
Registration District Worksop
Records begin
Parish registers: 1592
Bishop's Transcripts: 1600
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Doncaster
Diocese York
Province York
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Peculiar of the Chancellor of York with the Prebendal Jurisdiction of Laughton en le Morthen
Location of Archive
Yorkshire Record Office

Parish History[edit | edit source]

Thorpe Salvin St Peter is an Ecclesiastical parish in the Metropolitan Borough of Rotherham in South Yorkshire which includes Netherthorpe and was formed in 1775 as a chapelry of Laughton en le Morthen, Yorkshire Ancient parish. The parish boundary forms part of the county boundary with Worksop St Mary and St Cuthbert, Nottinghamshire

The Parish Church of St Peter in Harthill Road has been designated as a grade I listed building British listed building

THORPE-SALVIN (St. Peter), a parish, in the union of Worksop, S. division of the wapentake of Strafforth and Tickhill, W. riding of York, 5 miles(W. by N.) from Worksop.[1]

See also Thorpe Salvin Wikipedia

Neighboring Parishes[edit | edit source]

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.

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.

For history of civil registration in this area see Worksop Registration District

Church Records[edit | edit source]

Online data content from parish registers of Thorpe Salvin exists at some of the following websites and for the specified ranges of years:

BIVRI = British Isles Vital Records Index (Ancestry) - (£)[2]
FS =
THORPE SALVIN PARISH (1592) Online Records


Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images

FS 1592-1836



This ancient parish was created before 1813. Church of England records began in 1592.

Link to FamilySearch Catalogue for fims in their collection Thorpe Salvin

Non-Conformists (All other Religions)[edit | edit source]

Census Records[edit | edit source]

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.

Poor Law Unions[edit | edit source]

Worksop Poor Law Union, Nottinghamshire

Bibiography[edit | edit source]

Genealogy and History Websites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 343-346. Date accessed: 16 October 2013.
  2. 'British Isles Vital Records Index - 2nd Ed. Breakdown of Records', Genoot, accessed 28 October 2014.