Tunstall near Catterick, Yorkshire Genealogy
Guide to Tunstall (near Catterick), Yorkshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
|Tunstall near Catterick, Yorkshire|
|Hundred||East Gilling; East Hang; West Hang|
|Poor Law Union||Richmond|
|Parish registers: 1653|
|Bishop's Transcripts: 1616|
|Diocese||Pre-1836 - York; Post-1835 - Ripon|
|Probate Court||Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Commissary of the Archdeaconry of Richmond Eastern Deaneries - Catterick|
|Prerogative Court||Prerogative Court of York and the Prerogative Court of Canterbury|
|Location of Archive|
|Yorkshire Record Office|
TUNSTALL, a chapelry in Catterick parish, North Yorkshire; 3 miles South of Catterick Bridge railway station. The church was built in 1847. There is a Wesleyan chapel and a...school." 
The ancient parish (AP) of Catterick was created before 1813. Church of England records began in 1568.
To find the names of the neighboring parishes, use England Jurisdictions 1851. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.
Tunstall (near Patrington) is located under the Civil Registration District of Patrington. Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The civil registration article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. Two popular sites are:
2) GRO (General Register Office)
Online data content from chapelry registers of Tunstall does not exist at the present time:
|IARC = Internet Archive - free|
|FS = FamilySearch.org|
|AC = http://www.ancestry.com/ (£)|
|HATH = HathiTrust.org - free|
|JOIN = JoinerMarriageIndex.co.uk - (£)|
|TUNSTALL CHAPELRY (1847) Online Records - see also Catterick Parish|
For a full list of all those parishes and chapels surrounding Tunstall Chapelry and comprising the whole ancient parish of Catterick to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the Catterick page.
The parish (chapelry) registers for Tunstall near Catterick are found at the County Record Office. The Bishop's transcripts are usually located at the Borthwick Institute for Archives (see Wiki page for this archive).
Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, nonconformist and other types of church records, such as parish chest records. Add the contact information for the office holding the original records. Add links to the FamilySearch Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection.
Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census Records and Indexes Online. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library.
Poor Law Unions
Tunstall Chapelry (a chapel of ease in Catterick Parish) is located in the probate court jurisdiction called Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Commissary of the Archdeaconry of Richmond Eastern Deaneries - Catterick. These probate records are located at the West Yorkshire Record Office. Here's their contact information:
Telephone: +44 (0)113 3939788
West Yorkshire Archive Service
West Yorkshire Joint Services
Nepshaw Lane South
Leeds, LS27 7JQ
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Yorkshire Probate Records to find the name of the additional courts having primary jurisdiction over Tunstall and Catterick. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.
Maps and Gazetteers
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.
- Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales(1870), pp. 972. Adapted. Date accessed: 14 February 2017.