Addingham, Yorkshire Genealogy

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Parish History

This ancient parish (AP) was created before 1813. Church of England records began in 1612.

ADDINGHAM (St. Peter), a parish, in the union of Skipton, partly in the E. division of the wapentake of Staincliffe and Ewcross, and partly in the Upper division of the wapentake of Claro, W. riding of York, 6 miles (E. by S.) from Skipton. There are places of worship for the Society of Friends, Primitive Methodists, and Wesleyans.[1]


Civil Registration

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

Online Records
PALL = Pallot's Marriage Index (Ancestry) - (£)[2]
ADDINGHAM PARISH (1612) Online Records


Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
AC 1653-1910 1653-1910 1653-1935 1653-1935 1653-1953 1653-1953
FMP None None 1612-1814 None None None
FREG 1612-1812 None 1612-1812 None 1612-1812 None
FS 1612-1846 None 1612-1840, 1844-1847 None Add None
JMI None None 1813-1837 None None None

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.

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 Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection

Census records


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.

Probate records

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Rutland 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

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

Web sites


  1. Lewis, Samuel A.,A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 12-15. Date accessed: 20 September 2013.
  2. Pallot's Marriage and Birth Indexes, Guide to Parishes. Digital version at FamilySearch Books Online.
Contributor: add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.