East Witton parish registers: Dates and current locations etc.
A parish in the wapentake of Hang West; 2 miles from Middleham, 4 from
Leyburn, 8 from Masham, 41 from York. The Church, a handsome modern
structure, built by the Earl of Ailesbury in 1809, is a vicarage, dedicated to St.
Ella, in the deanery of Catterick, diocese of Chester. East Witton is divided
into two townships, called East Witton parish within, and East Witton parish
without; population of the former being 444, and the latter, 303.
Deposited Registers (North Yorkshire County Record Office)
- Baptisms: 1670-1769, 1813-1857
- Marriages: 1670-1837
- Burials: 1670-1769, 1813-1955
- 1663, 1674, 1678, 1680, 1681, 1687, 1689-1691, 1693, 1694, 1696,1697*, 1698, 1699, 1701-1706, 1708, 1710-1713, 1715-1718, 1721, 1723,
1725-1728, 1730-1768, 1770-1795, 1797-1842, 1844-1847, (all at West Yorkshire Archive Service,
* Filed with Glebe Terriers at Chester R.O. Ref: CD/RG-66.
- C 1663-1750, 1751-1847;
- M 1663-1750, 1751-1836
Transcripts and Indexes:
- C 1664-1837; M 1671-1837; B 1670-1837; Typed transcript, no index; North Yorkshire County Record Office
For an explanation of the abbreviations and the meaning of those dates which are
in italics, please see the
Yorkshire Parish Registers main page.
The above register information was correct when the book was published (1998).
However registers may be moved from one Register Office to another. If you
know that any of the above data is incorrect, please drop me a line via
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The above copyright data was taken from the book
Yorkshire Parish Registers
and was presented to Genuki by the author:
Colin Blanshard Withers.
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