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== Parish History  ==
 
== Parish History  ==
  
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Thormanbury St Mary&nbsp;is an Ancient &nbsp;parish. <br>THORMANBY (St. Mary), a parish, in the union of Easingwould, wapentake of Bulmer, N. riding of York, 4¼ miles (N. W. by N.) from Easingwould; containing 138 inhabitants. It comprises about 900 acres, and is partly the property of Viscount Downe: the village is intersected by the road from Easingwould to Thirsk, and stands about half a mile south-east of Birdforth. The living is a discharged rectory, valued in the king's books at £8. 2. 11., and in the patronage of Viscount Downe: the tithes have been commuted for £246; there are 38½ acres of glebe.
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From A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 328-330. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51334 Date accessed: 28 April 2011.
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
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Thormanby St Mary

Parish History[edit | edit source]

Thormanbury St Mary is an Ancient  parish.
THORMANBY (St. Mary), a parish, in the union of Easingwould, wapentake of Bulmer, N. riding of York, 4¼ miles (N. W. by N.) from Easingwould; containing 138 inhabitants. It comprises about 900 acres, and is partly the property of Viscount Downe: the village is intersected by the road from Easingwould to Thirsk, and stands about half a mile south-east of Birdforth. The living is a discharged rectory, valued in the king's books at £8. 2. 11., and in the patronage of Viscount Downe: the tithes have been commuted for £246; there are 38½ acres of glebe.


From A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 328-330. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51334 Date accessed: 28 April 2011.

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]

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.

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Census records[edit | edit source]

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Poor Law Unions[edit | edit source]

Easingwold 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.

Web sites[edit | edit source]

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