Thornton Steward parish registers: Dates and current locations etc.


Thornton Steward parish registers: Dates and current locations etc.


The place:

A parish in the wapentake of Hang West; 6 miles from Leyburn, 7 from Bedale, 36 from York. Population 265. The Church is a vicarage, dedicated to St. Oswald, in the deanery of Catterick, diocese of Chester.

Deposited Registers (North Yorkshire County Record Office)

  • Baptisms: 1563-1812
  • Marriages: 1563-1837
  • Burials: 1563-1812

Bishop's Transcripts:

  • 1674, 1680, 1687, 1689, 1690, 1692, 1694, 1697, 1698, 1700-1707,1709-1711, 1715, 1716, 1718, 1723, 1725, 1727, 1728, 1730, 1732-1735, 1737, 1738, 1740, 1742-1757, 1759-1763, 1765-1786, 1788-1846 (All at West Yorkshire Archive Service, Leeds, plus one other, undated, c. 1725)

IGI Coverage:

  • C 1674-1760, 1761-1841;
  • M 1674-1760, 1761-1837

Transcripts and Indexes:

  1. M 1750-1800; Typed transcript, with index; Boyd's Marriage Index; Society of Genealogists, York Central Library

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.