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Sedbergh parish registers, Dent Chapelry: Dates and current locations etc.

The place:

A Chapelry and market town in the parish of Sedbergh, in the wapentake of Ewcross; 5 miles from Sedbergh, 8 from Kirby Lonsdale (Westmoreland), 11½ from Hawes, 16½ from Askrigg, 2½ from Settle, 59 from York, 266 from London. Population 1,782. The Church is a perpetual curacy, dedicated to St. Andrew, in the deanery of Kirby Lonsdale.

Deposited Registers (CRO, Kendal)

  • Baptisms: 1611-1992
  • Marriages: 1611-1954
  • Burials: 1611-1942

Bishop's Transcripts:

  • 1674, 1689-1691, 1695, 1696, 1698, 1699, 1701-1708, 1710-1725,1727-1862, 1864-1866 (All at West Yorkshire Archive Service, Leeds)

IGI Coverage:

  • C 1615-1826, 1827-1848;
  • M 1611-1837, 1837-1848

Transcripts and Indexes:

  1. CMB 1611-1739; Printed transcript with index; Yorkshire Archaeological Society
  2. C 1739-1812; MB 1671-1812; Typed transcript, no index; Yorkshire Archaeological Society
  3. M 1611-1669; 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.