Kirkby Ravensworth, Yorkshire Genealogy
Guide to Kirkby Ravensworth, Yorkshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
|Kirkby Ravensworth, Yorkshire|
|Poor Law Union||Richmond|
|Parish registers: 1599|
|Bishop's Transcripts: 1663|
|Diocese||Pre-1836 - York; Post-1835 - Ripon|
|Probate Court||Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Commissary of the Archdeaconry of Richmond Eastern Deaneries - Richmond|
|Location of Archive|
|Yorkshire Record Office|
Parish History[edit | edit source]
Kirkby Ravensworth is an Ancient Parish in the county of Yorkshire; sometimes referred to as Kirby-on the-Hill. Other places in the parish include: Washton, Whashton, Casey Green, Gayles, Ravensworth, Hellwith, Kirby Hill, New Forest, Newsham, and Hallgate.
KIRKBY-RAVENSWORTH (St. Peter and St.Felix), a parish, in the union of Richmond, wapentake of Gilling-West, N. riding of York, 4¾ miles(N. N. W.) from Richmond. 
Resources[edit | edit source]
Civil Registration[edit | edit source]
Church Records[edit | edit source]
Kirkby Ravensworth parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
|Kirkby Ravensworth 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. 692-697. Date accessed: 21 October 2013.