[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]
"BULMER, a parish in the wapentake of Bulmer. (This place gives its name to the wapentake) 7 miles SW. of Malton. Here is a church, dedicated to St. Martin (see Churches
for photograph). The living is a rectory, in the patronage of Earl Fitzwilliam, incumbent the Rev. William Preston. Population, 339.
Bulmer was formerly the seat of the ancient family of the Idels."
"HENDERSKELFE, in the wapentake and parish of Bulmer; 1¾ miles NE. of Bulmer, 7 miles WSW. of Malton, containing a population of 159 souls." (There is further information for Henderskelfe
"WELBURN, in the parish of Bulmer, and wapentake of Bulmer; 1¼ miles ENE. of Bulmer, 5½ miles SW. of Malton. Population, 352."
[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. ©2010]