Whitgift parish registers: Dates and current locations etc.


Whitgift parish registers: Dates and current locations etc.

The place:

A parish town, in the wapentake of Osgoldcross, Liberty of Pontefract; 6 miles from Howden, 8 from Crowle (Lincs), 13 from Snaith, 26 from York. Population 310. The Church, a peculiar of the Snaith Court, is a perpetual curacy, dedicated to St. Mary Magdalen, in the deanery of Pontefract.

Deposited Registers (Doncaster Archives)

  • Baptisms: 1562-1631, 1652-1926
  • Marriages: 1562-1631, 1653-1684, 1692-1962
  • Burials: 1562-1631, 1653-1886

Bishop's Transcripts:

  • 1600, 1601, 1631, 1639, 1720-1723, 1725-1728, 1735, 1739-1741, 1744,1745, 1751-1763, 1765-1838

IGI Coverage:

  • C 1562-1631, 1640-1812, 1813-1838;
  • M 1562-1631, 1653-1812, 1813-1837

Transcripts and Indexes:

  1. CMB 1562-1812; Typed transcript, no index; Yorkshire Archaeological Society
  2. C 1562-1631; Typed transcript, no index; Card Index; Doncaster Archives
  3. C 1716-1926; Typed transcript, no index; CI 1750-1926; Doncaster Archives
  4. M 1562-1837; Typed transcript, no index; CI 1750-1837; Doncaster Archives
  5. M 1716-1837; Index only; Archdeaconry of Doncaster Marriage Index
  6. M 1720-1812; Typed transcript, with index; Loomes' Yorkshire Marriage Index; Society of Genealogists
  7. B 1562-1886; Typed transcript, no index; CI 1750-1886; Doncaster Archives

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.