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Guide to '''Dunsforth, Yorkshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy''': parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
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Guide to Dunsforth, Yorkshire family history and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
 
  
 
=== Parish History  ===
 
=== Parish History  ===
  
DUNSFORTH, LOWER, a '''chapelry''', '''in the parish of Aldborough''', union of Great Ouseburn (under Gilbert's act), Upper division of the wapentake of Claro, W. riding of York, 2¾ miles (S. E.) from Boroughbridge. The chapel is dedicated to St. Mary.<ref>Samuel A. Lewis, [http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50931 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''] (1848), pp. 105-110. Date accessed: 14 January 2013.</ref>  
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DUNSFORTH, LOWER, a '''chapelry''', '''in the parish of Aldborough''', union of Great Ouseburn (under Gilbert's act), Upper division of the wapentake of Claro, W. riding of York, 2¾ miles (S. E.) from Boroughbridge. The chapel is dedicated to St. Mary.<ref>Lewis, Samuel A., [http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50931 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''] (1848), pp. 105-110. Date accessed: 14 January 2013.</ref>  
  
DUNSFORTH, UPPER, with Branton-Green, '''a township, in the parish of Aldborough,''' union of Great Ouseburn (under Gilbert's act), Upper division of the wapentake of Claro, W. riding of York, 3½ miles (S. E. by E.) from Aldborough; containing 163 inhabitants.<ref>Samuel A. Lewis, [http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50931 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''] (1848), pp. 105-110. Date accessed: 11 October 2013.</ref>  
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DUNSFORTH, UPPER, with Branton-Green, '''a township, in the parish of Aldborough,''' union of Great Ouseburn (under Gilbert's act), Upper division of the wapentake of Claro, W. riding of York, 3½ miles (S. E. by E.) from Aldborough; containing 163 inhabitants.<ref>Lewis, Samuel A., [http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50931 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''] (1848), pp. 105-110. Date accessed: 11 October 2013.</ref>  
  
 
=== Resources  ===
 
=== Resources  ===
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==== Church records  ====
 
==== Church records  ====
 
===== '''Online Records'''  =====
 
 
 
'''''Online data content from chapelry registers of Dunsforth exists at some of the following websites and for the specified ranges of years:'''''<br>  
 
'''''Online data content from chapelry registers of Dunsforth 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&nbsp;Aldborough to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the [[Aldborough, Yorkshire|<u>ALDBOROUGH PARISH</u>]] page.  
 
<br> For a full list of all those chapels surrounding Warrington-Padgate Christ Church and comprising the whole ancient parish of&nbsp;Aldborough to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the [[Aldborough, Yorkshire|<u>ALDBOROUGH 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.  
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<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.
 
 
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==== Census records  ====
 
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== Websites  ==
 
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== References  ==
 
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Latest revision as of 09:00, 18 July 2019

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

Dunsforth, Yorkshire
Type Chapelry (England)
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Claro
County Yorkshire, England Genealogy
Poor Law Union Great Ouseburn Gilbert Union
Registration District Knaresborough
Records begin
Parish registers: 1862; For more records see Aldborough
Bishop's Transcripts: 1632
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Boroughbridge
Diocese Pre-1836 - York; Post-1835 - Ripon
Province York
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York
Location of Archive
Yorkshire Record Office


Parish History[edit | edit source]

DUNSFORTH, LOWER, a chapelry, in the parish of Aldborough, union of Great Ouseburn (under Gilbert's act), Upper division of the wapentake of Claro, W. riding of York, 2¾ miles (S. E.) from Boroughbridge. The chapel is dedicated to St. Mary.[1]

DUNSFORTH, UPPER, with Branton-Green, a township, in the parish of Aldborough, union of Great Ouseburn (under Gilbert's act), Upper division of the wapentake of Claro, W. riding of York, 3½ miles (S. E. by E.) from Aldborough; containing 163 inhabitants.[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 data content from chapelry registers of Dunsforth 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 - (£)
DUNSFORTH CHAPELRY (1841) Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FS 1841-1844

None

None

JOIN None

None

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 Aldborough to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the ALDBOROUGH 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.

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.


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. 105-110. Date accessed: 14 January 2013.
  2. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 105-110. Date accessed: 11 October 2013.