Catalogue description Diocese of Ripon, records

This record is held by West Yorkshire Archive Service, Leeds

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Title: Diocese of Ripon, records

Records relating to Registry functions and including registered wills 1474-1585, parish register transcripts (Bishop's Transcripts) 1613-1933, parish bundles 1524-1838, marriage bonds and allegations 1628-1823, ordination papers 1838-20 cent, meeting house licences 1790-1852, clergy subscription books 1836-1937, tithe awards and maps 1838-1852, survey of Archdeaconry of Richmond 1716-1724

Date: 1474-20th century
Held by: West Yorkshire Archive Service, Leeds, not available at The National Archives
Language: English

Diocese of Ripon

  • Ripon, West Riding of Yorkshire
  • Richmond, North Riding of Yorkshire
Administrative / biographical background:

These records were previously held by the South Yorkshire County Record Office.


See of Ripon formed 1836 from Yorkshire part of Archdeaconry of Richmond (formerly Diocese of Chester) and part of Diocese of York

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