Coverham parish registers: Dates and current locations etc.


The place:

A parish in the wapentake of Hang West, Liberty of Richmondshire; 2 miles from Middleham, 3 from Leyburn, 45 from York. Population, including Agglethorpe 131. The Church is a perpetual curacy, dedicated to the Holy Trinity, in the deanery of Catterick, diocese of Chester.

Deposited Registers (North Yorkshire County Record Office)

  • Baptisms: 1707-1980
  • Marriages: 1707-1985
  • Burials: 1707-1925

Bishop's Transcripts:

  • 1606, 1662, 1663, 1674, 1681, 1690, 1698, 1699, 1708, 1710, 1716-1718, 1721, 1722, 1724-1732, 1735-1799, 1801-1836, 1838-1869, (all at West Yorkshire Archive Service, Leeds).

IGI Coverage:

  • C 1805-1848;
  • M 1805-1845

Transcripts and Indexes:

  1. C 1708-1837; MB 1709-1837; Typed transcript, no index; North Yorkshire County Record Office
  2. M 1818-1845; Typed transcript, with index; Loomes' Yorkshire Marriage Index; Society of Genealogists

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.