Wilton St Cuthbert , Yorkshire Genealogy

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Guide to Wilton St Cuthbert, Yorkshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Wilton St Cuthbert , Yorkshire
Wilton St Cuthbert Yorkshire.jpg
Type Ecclesiastical Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Langbaurgh
County Yorkshire
Poor Law Union Guisborough
Registration District Guisbrough
Records begin
Parish registers: 1719
Bishop's Transcripts: 1601
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Cleveland
Diocese York
Province York
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York
Location of Archive
Yorkshire Record Office

Parish History[edit | edit source]

Wilton St Cuthbert (near Redcar) is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Yorkshire, created in 1850 from Kirkleatham, Yorkshire Ancient Parish. Ellerburn, Yorkshire is a chapelry of Wilton (near Redcar). Other places in the parish include: Lazenby or Lackenby, and South Lackenby

WILTON (St. Cuthbert), a parochial chapelry, in the union of Guisborough, E. division of the liberty of Langbaurgh, N. riding of York, 3½ miles (N. N. W.) from Guisborough. This chapelry is situated on the road from Stockton to Redcar, and bounded on the north by the river Tees. There is a place of worship for Independents at Lazenby.[1]

Resources[edit | edit source]

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

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. A popular site is FreeBMD.

Church Records[edit | edit source]

Online data content from chapelry registers of Wilton exists at some of the following websites and for the specified ranges of years:

FMP= FindMyPast - (£)[2]
FS = FamilySearch.org
HATH = HathiTrust.org
JOIN = JoinerMarriageIndex.co.uk - (£)
WILTON CHAPELRY (1558) Online Records


Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FMP 1719-1866 1719-1866 1719-1901 1719-1901 1719-1877 1719-1877
FS 1719-1908


1680, 1862, 1868, 1874

HATH 1558-1837






For a full list of all those chapels surrounding Warrington-Padgate Christ Church and comprising the whole ancient parish of Kirk Leatham to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the KIRKLEATHAM PARISH page.

To find the names of the neighbouring 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.

Records are also available at the North Yorkshire County Record Office.

Non Conformist Churches[edit | edit source]

Census records[edit | edit source]

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[edit | edit source]

Guisborough Poor Law Union, Yorkshire

Probate records[edit | edit source]

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 court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.

Maps and Gazetteers[edit | edit source]

Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.

Websites[edit | edit source]

Contributor: add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Lewis, Samuel A A Topographical Dictionary of England. (1848), pp. 584-592. Adapted. Date accessed: 11 October 2013.
  2. 'Yorkshire Parish Records - Parish List,' findmypast, accessed 30 September 2014.