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[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Yorkshire]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Yorkshire Parishes, A-I]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[North Riding of Yorkshire Parishes|North Riding of Yorkshire]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Downholme  
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Guide to '''Downholme, Yorkshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy''': parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.  
  
== Parish History  ==
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| Type = [[Ancient Parish]]
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| County = Yorkshire
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| Hundred = West Hang
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| Poor Law Union = [http://www.workhouses.org.uk/Richmond/ Richmond]
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| Registration District = Reeth; Richmond
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=== Parish History  ===
  
 
Downholme St Michael and All Saints is an Ancient Parish in the county of Yorkshire. Other places in the parish include: Ellberton Abbey, Ellerton Abbey, Walburn, Stainton near Richmond, and Stainton. <br>  
 
Downholme St Michael and All Saints is an Ancient Parish in the county of Yorkshire. Other places in the parish include: Ellberton Abbey, Ellerton Abbey, Walburn, Stainton near Richmond, and Stainton. <br>  
  
DOWNHOLME (St. Michael), '''a parish''', in the union of Richmond, wapentake of Hang-West, N.riding of York; consisting of the townships of Downholme, Ellerton-Abbey, Stainton, and Walburn; 121 are in the township of Downholme, 4¾ miles (S. W. by W.) from Richmond. <ref>Samuel A. Lewis, ''[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50926#s4 A Topographical Dictionary of England]'' (1848), pp. 84-88.  Date accessed: 14 November 2013.</ref>  
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DOWNHOLME (St. Michael), '''a parish''', in the union of Richmond, wapentake of Hang-West, N.riding of York; consisting of the townships of Downholme, Ellerton-Abbey, Stainton, and Walburn; 121 are in the township of Downholme, 4¾ miles (S. W. by W.) from Richmond. <ref>Lewis, Samuel A., ''[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50926#s4 A Topographical Dictionary of England]'' (1848), pp. 84-88.  Date accessed: 14 November 2013.</ref>  
  
== Resources  ==
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==== Civil Registration  ====
 
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Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The [[England Civil Registration|civil registration]] article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is [http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD].  
 
Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The [[England Civil Registration|civil registration]] article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is [http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD].  
  
==== Church records  ====
 
  
===== '''Online Records''' =====
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'''''Online data content from chapelry registers of Downholme exists at some of the following websites and for the specified ranges of years:'''''<br>  
 
'''''Online data content from chapelry registers of Downholme exists at some of the following websites and for the specified ranges of years:'''''<br>  
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<br> For a full list of all those chapels surrounding Warrington-Padgate Christ Church and comprising the whole ancient parish of Downholme to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the [[Downholme,_Yorkshire|<u>DOWNHOLME PARISH</u>]] page.  
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<br> For a full list of all those chapels surrounding Warrington-Padgate Christ Church and comprising the whole ancient parish of Downholme to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the [[Downholme, Yorkshire|<u>DOWNHOLME PARISH</u>]] page.  
  
 
<br> To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use [http://maps.familysearch.org/ 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. <br>  
 
<br> To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use [http://maps.familysearch.org/ 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. <br>  
  
This ancient [[England Church Records|parish]] was created before 1813.&nbsp; Church of England records began in 1736.  
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This ancient [[England Church Records|parish]] was created before 1813.&nbsp; Church of England records began in 1736.
  
 
==== Census records  ====
 
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Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Yorkshire Probate Records|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.  
 
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Yorkshire Probate Records|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 ==
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== Maps and Gazetteers ==
  
 
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>  
 
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>  
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*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
 
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
  
== Websites ==
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== Websites ==
  
{{expand section|any additional relevant sites that aren't mentioned above}}
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== References ==
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== References ==
  
{{reflist}} {{Yorkshire}}
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{{reflist}} {{Yorkshire}}  
  
[[Category:Yorkshire]] [[Category:North_Riding_of_Yorkshire_Parishes]]
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[[Category:Yorkshire Parishes]][[Category:North_Riding_of_Yorkshire_Parishes]]

Latest revision as of 10:55, 11 October 2019

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

Downholme, Yorkshire
Downholme St Michael & All Saints Yorkshire.jpg
Type Ancient Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred West Hang
County Yorkshire
Poor Law Union Richmond
Registration District Reeth; Richmond
Records begin
Parish registers: 1736
Bishop's Transcripts: 1678
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Catterick
Diocese Pre-1836 - York; Post-1835 - Ripon
Province York
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Commissary of the Archdeaconry of Richmond Eastern Deaneries - Catterick
Location of Archive
Yorkshire Record Office


Parish History[edit | edit source]

Downholme St Michael and All Saints is an Ancient Parish in the county of Yorkshire. Other places in the parish include: Ellberton Abbey, Ellerton Abbey, Walburn, Stainton near Richmond, and Stainton.

DOWNHOLME (St. Michael), a parish, in the union of Richmond, wapentake of Hang-West, N.riding of York; consisting of the townships of Downholme, Ellerton-Abbey, Stainton, and Walburn; 121 are in the township of Downholme, 4¾ miles (S. W. by W.) from Richmond. [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 Downholme exists at some of the following websites and for the specified ranges of years:

IARC = Archive.org
FS = FamilySearch.org
ANC = ancestry.co.uk (£)
HATH = HathiTrust.org
JOIN = JoinerMarriageIndex.co.uk - (£)
DOWNHOLME PARISH (1813) Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FS 1813-1848

1813-1837

None

JOIN None

1813-1837

None

AC None

None

None



For a full list of all those chapels surrounding Warrington-Padgate Christ Church and comprising the whole ancient parish of Downholme to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the DOWNHOLME PARISH page.


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 was created before 1813.  Church of England records began in 1736.

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]

Richmond 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.

Websites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 84-88. Date accessed: 14 November 2013.