Hawes, Yorkshire Genealogy
Guide to Hawes, Yorkshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy. Parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
|Poor Law Union||Bainbridge Gilbert|
|Parish registers: 1695|
|Bishop's Transcripts: 1687|
|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|
|Location of Archive|
|Yorkshire Record Office|
Parish History[edit | edit source]
Hawes is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Yorkshire, created in 1739 from chapelry in Aysgarth, Yorkshire Ancient Parish. Other places in the parish include: Appersett, Bartersett, Bertersett, Widdale, Snaysholme, Wether Fell, and Mossdale.
HAWES, a market-town and chapelry, in the parish of Aysgarth, wapentake of Hang-West, N. riding of York, 17¼ miles (W.) from Middleham and 251½ (N W. by N.) from London; containing 1611 inhabitants. There are places of worship for Independents, Wesleyans, Sandemanians, and the Society of Friends. 
Resources[edit | edit source]
Civil Registration[edit | edit source]
Church Records[edit | edit source]
Hawes parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
|Hawes Online Parish Records|
|FS Catalog PRs|
|FS Catalog BTs|
Records are also available at the North Yorkshire County Record Office.
Census records[edit | edit source]
Poor Law Unions[edit | edit source]
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]
Websites[edit | edit source]
References[edit | edit source]
- Samuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England(1848), pp. 447-450. Date accessed: 2013.