The Ancient Parish of HUMBLETON
[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]"HUMBLETON, a parish in the wapentake and liberty of Holderness, 5 miles NE. of Hedon. The parish church is dedicated to St. Peter (see Churches for photograph), and the living is in the gift of the King. There is here a public school, endowed by Francis Heron, for the education of the poor children of the parish, the present salary allowed for teaching them is £21. annually. This parish is known as the birthplace of the late Admiral John Storr. Population, 136."
Information on the following places in this Parish is contained on a supplementary page.
- Here are photographs of Churches in the parish:
- 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 Humbleton to another place.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference TA228345 (Lat/Lon: 53.792331, -0.137311), Humbleton 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 World War I Memorial Plaque in St. Peter's Church, Humbleton.
- This parish is covered by the following Society:
- The 1834 Electoral Roll for this parish