Castleford parish registers: Dates and current locations etc.


Castleford parish registers: Dates and current locations etc.


The place:

A parish town, in the wapentake of Osgoldcross, Liberty of Pontefract; 3 miles from Ferrybridge, 3½ from Pontefract, 22½ from York. Population 1,022. The Church is a rectory, dedicated to All Saints, in the deanery of Pontefract.

Deposited Registers (West Yorkshire Archive Service, Wakefield)

  • Baptisms: 1653-1782, 1835-1961
  • Marriages: 1653-1978
  • Burials: 1653-1783, 1835-1904

Bishop's Transcripts:

  • 1600, 1601, 1604, 1605, 1626, 1631-1637, 1639, 1640, 1661-1669,1671-1673, 1675, 1676, 1679, 1683, 1684, 1689-1696, 1698, 1700-1713, 1715-1719, 1721-1850, 1852-1864, 1866-1870

IGI Coverage:

  • C 1731-1870;
  • M 1731-1838

Transcripts and Indexes:

  1. M 1720-1735, 1740-1760, 1770-1780; Typed transcript, with index; Loomes' Yorkshire Marriage Index; Society of Genealogists

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.