Area, 1,860 acres. Claro wapentake. -Population, 296; Church-room, 80; Net value, £51.
Patron, the Vicar of Aldborough.
The Priory of Allerton Mauleverer had lands at Dunsforth.
Inclosure Act 10th Geo. III.
No glebe house.
Register Books, vide Aldborough.
Cass's gift, by will, 13th January 1728. 10s. per annum to the poor, and 40s. per annum for teaching five poor children to read. -Vide 3rd Report, page 452.
Torre's MS., page 927. Parliamentary Survey, vol. xviii. page '167, recommended to be made a separate parish. Bawdwen's Domesday Book (Dunsford)), pages 205. 228. 234.