Kirby Wiske parish registers: Dates and current locations etc.


The place:

A parish in the wapentake of Gilling East; 4 miles from Thirsk, 7 from Northallerton, 12 from Boroughbridge, 10 from Ripon, 27 from York. Population 197. The Church is a rectory, dedicated to St. John the Baptist, in the deanery of Richmond, diocese of Chester.

Deposited Registers (North Yorkshire County Record Office)

  • Baptisms: 1616-1941
  • Marriages: 1616-1936
  • Burials: 1616-1871

Bishop's Transcripts:

  • 1637, 1674, 1681, 1688, 1690*, 1691, 1694, 1698, 1700-1704, 1707-1713, 1716, 1718, 1721, 1722, 1725-1730, 1732, 1733, 1735-1753, 1755- 1802, 1804-1868, (all at West Yorkshire Archive Service, Leeds).
    * Filed with Glebe Terriers at Chester R.O. Ref: CD/RG-66

IGI Coverage:

  • C 1674-1746, 1747-1847;
  • M 1674-1746, 1747-1837

Transcripts and Indexes:

  1. C 1616-1780; M 1615-1847; B 1616-1812; Typed transcript, with index; North Yorkshire County Record Office

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.