Upper Helmsley parish registers: Dates and current locations etc.


Upper Helmsley parish registers: Dates and current locations etc.


The place:

A parish in the wapentake of Bulmer; 7 miles from York, 12 from Malton, 14 from Easingwold. Population 63. The Church, previously in the peculiar jurisdiction of St. Leonard's Hospital, is a rectory, dedicated to St. Peter, in the deanery of Bulmer.

Deposited Registers (Borthwick Institute of Historical Research)

  • Baptisms: 1642-1993
  • Marriages: 1642-1754, 1761-1805, 1813-1834, 1838-1955
  • Burials: 1642-1991

Bishop's Transcripts:

  • 1631, 1634-1637, 1639, 1661-1669, 1671-1673, 1675, 1678, 1679, 1681,1683, 1685, 1686, 1689-1698, 1700-1716, 1718-1820, 1822, 1823, 1825, 1827, 1828, 1830-1837, 1845-1857

IGI Coverage:

  • C 1642-1812, 1813-1857;
  • M 1642-1752, 1761-1804, 1813-1847, 1847-1889

Transcripts and Indexes:

  1. CMB late C17-1812; Transcript with index; Yorkshire Parish Register Society (publications of) with Gate Helmsley, Holtby and Warthill CD2
  2. C 1642-1811; M 1665-1744; B 1662-1812; Typed transcript, no index; Yorkshire Archaeological Society
  3. M 1665-1752; Typed transcript, with index; Boyd's Marriage Index; Society of Genealogists, York Central Library
  4. M 1754-1837; Typed transcript, no index; Margaret E. Smith; Borthwick Institute of Historical Research

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.