The Ancient Parish of HAYTON
[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]"HAYTON, a parish in the wapentake of Harthill; 2½ miles SSE. of Pocklington; Hayton cum Beilby, is a vicarage, present incumbent Rev. Charles Ryves Graham, it is under the patronage of the Dean of St. Peter's, York; the church (see Churches for photograph) is dedicated to St. Martin. Population, 177."
"BIELBY, in the parish of Hayton, wapentake of Harthill, and liberty of St. Peter's; 2¼ miles SW. of Hayton, 6 miles WNW. of Market Weighton. There is here a Chapel of Ease under Hayton. Pop. 239."
"TRENWICK, a single house in the parish of Hayton, and wapentake of Harthill; 1 mile SE. of Hayton, 3½ miles NW. of Market-Weighton."
[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. ©2010]
- Photographs of the over 210 gravestones in Hayton Churchyard with a surname index.
- Transcript of the entry of "professions and trades" in the Baines's Directory of 1823, of the East Riding.
- Transcript of the entry of "professions and trades" in the The Post Office Directory of the, East and North Ridings, 1857
- Transcript of the entry of "professions and trades" in the Bulmers Directory of 1892. of the East Riding.
- There is further information about this parish from the Pigot's 1834 Directory, Yorkshire section.
- 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 Hayton to another place.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SE819458 (Lat/Lon: 53.901905, -0.754985), Hayton which are provided by:
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- 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 1834 Electoral Roll for this parish