Kirkby Ravensworth parish registers: Dates and current locations etc.


The place:

A parish in the wapentake of Gilling West, partly in the lay peculiar jurisdiction of Arkengarthdale; 4½ miles from Richmond, 7 from Catterick, 8 from Gretabridge, 48 from York. Population 161. The Church is a perpetual curacy, dedicated to St. Peter and St. Felix, in the deanery of Richmond, diocese of Chester.

Deposited Registers (North Yorkshire County Record Office)

  • Baptisms: 1656-1718, 1740-1984
  • Marriages: 1623-1705, 1740-1971
  • Burials: 1599-1717, 1740-1965

Bishop's Transcripts:

  • 1663, 1674, 1677, 1678, 1680, 1682, 1687, 1688, 1690, 1692-1694,1696-1711, 1713-1715, 1717, 1719, 1721, 1725, 1730, 1735-1738, 1740-1742, 1744-1760, 1762, 1764-1858, 1865-1869, (all at West Yorkshire Archive Service, Leeds).

IGI Coverage:

  • C 1662-1663, 1674-1736, 1737-1834;
  • M 1663-1736, 1737-1884

Transcripts and Indexes:

  1. CMB 1656-1717; CM 1740-1812; B 1740-1890; Manuscript transcript, no index; "Oliver Manuscripts", Ref: ZXD; North Yorkshire County Record Office
  2. M 1813-1837; Index only; Joiner 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.