Preston parish registers: Dates and current locations etc.


Preston parish registers: Dates and current locations etc.


The place:

A parish town, in the middle-division of Holderness, a part in the Liberty of St. Peter; 1 mile from Hedon, 8 from Hull, 46 from York. Population 828. The Church, a peculiar of the Sub-Dean of York, (styled Preston-with-Hedon) is a vicarage, dedicated to All Saints, in the deanery of Holderness.

Deposited Registers (East Yorkshire Record Office)

  • Baptisms: 1559-1981
  • Marriages: 1559-1988
  • Burials: 1559-1947

Bishop's Transcripts:

  • 1600-1603, 1606-1608, 1610-1612, 1614, 1635, 1660-1662, 1664, 1666-1668, 1671-1675, 1681, 1685, 1687-1689, 1691, 1693-1827

IGI Coverage:

  • C 1720-1827;
  • M 1720-1827

Transcripts and Indexes:

  1. C 1813-1866; Index only; East Yorkshire Record Office
  2. M 1680-1827; Manuscript transcript, no index; Loomes' Yorkshire Marriage Index; Society of Genealogists
  3. M 1754-1837; Index only; East Yorkshire Marriage Index

Please note: For an explanation of the abbreviations and the meaning of those dates which are in italics, please see the Yorkshire Parish Registers main page.

The above register information was correct when the book was published (1998). However registers may be moved from one Register Office to another. If you know that any of the above data is incorrect, please drop me a line via the link at the bottom of this page.

The above copyright data was taken from the book
Yorkshire Parish Registers
and was presented to Genuki by the author:
Colin Blanshard Withers.