West Tanfield parish registers: Dates and current locations etc.
A parish in the wapentake of Hallikeld; 3½ miles from Masham, 6½ from Ripon and Bedale, 29½ from York. Population 709. The Church is a rectory, dedicated to St. Nicholas, in the deanery of Catterick, diocese of Chester.
Deposited Registers (North Yorkshire County Record Office)
- Baptisms: 1653-1928
- Marriages: 1653-1710, 1720-1984
- Burials: 1653-1985
- 1637, 1653-1663, 1674, 1681, 1687, 1689-1691, 1693, 1697-1700, 1702,1703, 1705, 1708-1710, 1712, 1715, 1718, 1721, 1728-1735, 1737-1740, 1742, 1743, 1745-1802, 1804-1825, 1829-1834, 1836, 1837, (all at West Yorkshire Archive Service, Leeds).
- C 1637-1742, 1743-1839;
- M 1637-1742, 1743-1837
Transcripts and Indexes:
- CB 1653-1837; M 1653-1762; Typed transcript, no 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.
Yorkshire Parish Registers
and was presented to Genuki by the author:
Colin Blanshard Withers.