Area, 4,300 acres. Gilling East wapentake. -Population, 806 *1; Church-room, 300; Net value, £200.
The advowson formerly belonged to the Lords Scrope, of Massam.
Patron and impropriator, the Crown.
An Inclosure Act for Thirncroft was passed 28th Geo. III.
Valued in the King's Books, at £13. 6s. 8d.
The glebe house is fit for residence.
The Register Books commence in 1668.
Scott's dole, 20s. per annum out of a farm in the township of Warlaby, belonging to Mr. Thomas Booth.
TOWNSHIP OF MORTON.
Poor's garth, 2a. given by Robert Theasby, by will, 21st November 1723.
John Wright's charity, by will, 22nd July 1797. Rent of a house and one acre of land ; given in bread. -Vide 6th Report, page 605.
Torre's MS., page 1719. (Arms and Inscriptions.) Nouae Roll, page 233. Bawdwen's Domesday Book (Eindrebi), pages 10. 22. 99. 102. 116. Whitaker's Richmondshire, vol. i. page 258.
*1 Viz. Ainderby Steeple, 302; Morton, 258 ; Thirntoft, 170; Warlaby, 76.