The Ancient Parish of OLD BYLAND
[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]
"OLD BYLAND, a parish in the wapentake of Birdforth; 4½ miles WNW. of Helmsley.
The church is an ancient dilapidated structure (see Churches for photograph) the living is donative, in the
patronage of the Earl of Falconberg; incumbent, the Rev. Michael Mackereth; the
Rev. William Dowker curate. Pop. 133."
[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. ©2010]
- Haydn Scott has transcribed the following population censuses for Old Byland:
1841, with considerable additional information. This file is in Acrobat format.
1871, This file is in Acrobat format.
- Haydn Scott has transcribed the following from the Parish Registers:
- The whereabouts and dates of the Registers etc. for the
Parish of Old Byland.
- A transcription of the
List of Incumbents in All Saints Church, Old Byland.
- This parish is covered (or partly covered) by the following Societies:
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