Aysgarth, Yorkshire Genealogy

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England Genealogy Gotoarrow.png Yorkshire, England GenealogyGotoarrow.png Yorkshire Parishes A-I Gotoarrow.png North Riding Gotoarrow.png Aysgarth

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Parish History[edit | edit source]

Aysgarth (St Andrew) is an Ancient Parish in the wapentake of Hang-West, North Riding, and was formerly the largest parish in England. Other places in the parish include: Cotterdale, Carr End, Cubeck, Fossdale, Grange, Helme, High Abbotside, High and Low Blean, Litherskew, Low Abbotside, Marside, Mossdale Moor, Newbiggen, Newbiggin, Sedbusk, Shaw, Shawcote, Simonstone, Thorlaby, Thornton Rust, West Bolton, West Burton, Wether Fell, Worton, Abbots Common, Abbotside Common, Bainbridge, Birk Riggs, Bishopdale, Bow Bridge, Burton cum Walden, Cam Houses, Carn Houses, Carperby cum Thoresby, and Counterside. There are places of worship for Calvinist, Independent/Congregational, Primitive Methodist, Society of Friends/Quaker, Sandemanians, and Wesleyan Methodist.[1] [2]      

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 Records[edit | edit source]
FREG = FreeReg.org.uk
AO = Archive.org
FS = FamilySearch.org
ANC = ancestory.co.uk (£)
HATH = HathiTrust.org
JMI = JoinerMarriageIndex.co.uk
AYSGARTH PARISH (1709) Online Records


Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FREG 1672-1900 None 1745-1856 None 1813-1830 None
FS 1637-1885 None 1637-1909 None 1637-1893 None
JMI None None 1813-1837 None None None
List of Chapelry's in this Parish[edit | edit source]

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.

This ancient parish (AP) was created before 1813. Church of England records began in 1709.

Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, nonconformist and other types of church records, such as parish chest records. Add the contact information for the office holding the original records. Add links to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection.

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]

Bainbridge Gilbert Poor Law Union, Yorkshire

Aysgarth Poor Law Union, Yorkshire

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.

Web sites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]