The Ancient Parish of ETTON
[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]"ETTON, a parish in the wapentake of Harthill; 4 miles NW. of Beverley. The church, dedicated to St. Mary, of which the Archbishop of York is the patron, and the Rev. W.V. Vernon the rector, is an ancient structure (see Churches for photograph). Pop. 380."
[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. ©2010]
- Photographs of the over 320 gravestones in Etton Churchyard with linked surname index.
- Here are photographs of Churches etc. in the parish:
- St Mary's Church, Etton.
- Transcript of the entry for Etton in the "Collections relative to Churches and Chapels".
- The whereabouts and dates of the Registers etc. for the Parish of Etton.
- There is further information about this parish from the National Gazetteer 1868, Yorkshire extracts.
- There is further information about this parish from the Lewis's Topographical Dictionary of England 1835, Yorkshire extracts.
- There is further information about this parish from the Bulmer's 1892 History and Directory of the East Riding.
- Ask for a calculation of the distance from Etton to another place.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SE980437 (Lat/Lon: 53.880247, -0.510701), Etton which are provided by:
- Google Maps
- StreetMap (Current Ordnance Survey maps)
- Bing (was Multimap)
- Old Maps Online
- National Library of Scotland (Old Ordnance Survey maps)
- Vision of Britain (Click "Historical units & statistics" for administrative areas.)
- English Jurisdictions in 1851 (Unfortunately the LDS have removed the facility to enable us to specify a starting location, you will need to search yourself on their map.)
- Magic (Geographic information) (Click + on map if it doesn't show)
- GeoHack (Links to on-line maps and location specific services.)
- The War Memorial at Etton.
- This parish is covered by the following Society:
- The 1834 Electoral Roll for this parish