Adel, Yorkshire Genealogy
|Poor Law Union||Carlton Gilbert Union|
|Parish registers: 1606|
|Bishop's Transcripts: 1600|
|Rural Deanery||Old Ainsty|
|Probate Court||Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York|
|Location of Archive|
|Yorkshire Record Office|
This ancient parish was created before 1813. Church of England records began in 1606.
ADDLE, or Adel, a township and a parish in Otley district, W. R. Yorkshire. The parish contains also the township of Arthington. Post Town, Horsforth under Leeds. 
ADDLE, or Adel (St. John the Baptist), a parish, in the Upper division of the wapentake of Skyrack, W. riding of York; containing 1121 inhabitants, of whom 785 are in the township of Addle-cum-Eccup, 5¾ miles (N. N. W.) from Leeds. 
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.
Online data content from chapelry registers of Adel exists at some of the following websites and for the specified ranges of years:
|AC = Ancestry - (£)|
|FS = FamilySearch.org|
|JOIN = JoinerMarriageIndex.co.uk|
|ADEL PARISH (1600) Online Records|
|FS|| 1600, 1606-1847
For a full list of all those chapels surrounding **Chapelry** and comprising the whole ancient parish of Adel to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the Adel 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.
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.
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
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Contributor: add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.
- John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales.1870-72, Adapted. Date accessed: 11 January 2014.
- Samuel A. Lewis, , A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 12-15. Date accessed: 11 January 2014.
- 'West Yorkshire, England, Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1512-1812,' Ancestry, accessed 10 May 2014.
- 'West Yorkshire, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1910,' Ancestry, accessed 12 May 2014.
- 'West Yorkshire, England, Marriages and Banns, 1813-1935,' Ancestry, accessed 12 May 2014.
- 'West Yorkshire, England, Deaths and Burials, 1813-1985,' Ancestry, accessed 12 May 2014.