Youlgreave, Derbyshire Genealogy

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Guide to Youlgreave, Derbyshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Youlgreave, Derbyshire
Youlgreave All Saints Derbyshire.jpg
Youlgreave All Saints Derbyshire
Type England Jurisdictions
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred High Peake; Wirksworth
County Derbyshire, England Genealogy
Poor Law Union Bakewell
Registration District Bakewell
Records begin
Parish registers: 1558
Bishop's Transcripts: 1662
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Bakewell
Diocese Lichfield
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Bishop of Lichfield and Coventry (Episcopal Consistory)
Location of Archive
Derbyshire Record Office

Parish History[edit | edit source]

Youlgreave, (All Saints) is an Ancient Parish in the county of Derbyshire. with the chapelries of Birchover, Elton, Stanton, and Winster, and the township of Middleton with Smerril. Other places in the parish include: Youlgreave with Alport and Gratton. There are also places of worship for Calvinists, Primitive Methodists, and Wesleyans.[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]

Youlgreave parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials have online indexes by the following groups:

FS PR's =FamilySearch Parish Registers - How to Use this Collection
PRTS = The Parish Register Transcription Society - (£)[2]
Youlgreave All Saints (1558) Parish Online Records


Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FREG None None 1558-1860 None None None


Derbyshire Record Office reference D3644 has deposited registers Bap 1558-1980 Mar 1558-1958 Burial 1558-1956 Banns 1754-1797 1871-1957

Lichfield Record Office has deposited Bishop's Transcripts Bap 1662-1837 Mar 1662-1837 Burials 1662-1837

Non-Conformist Churches[edit | edit source]

Wesleyan Methodist

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.

Poor Law Unions[edit | edit source]

Bakewell Poor Law Union, Derbyshire Genealogy

Probate Records[edit | edit source]

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Derbyshire 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]

Youlgreave on GENUKI

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Samuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England, (1848), pp. 673-687. Accessed: 5 April, 2013.
  2. 'Parish Records - Coverage', The Parish Register Transcription Society, accessed 27 September 2013.