Staindrop is an Ancient Parish and a market town in the county of Durham.

Other places in the parish include: Langleydale and Shotton, Raby with Keverstone, Raby cum Keverstone, Raby and Keverstone, Langleydale with Shotton, Wackerfield, Langledale and Shotton, Hilton, Cleatlam, and Cleatham.

Alternative names:

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1635
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1765

Nonconformists include: Independent/Congregational, Primitive Methodist, Society of Friends/Quaker, and Wesleyan Methodist.

Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

STAINDROP, a village, a township, a parish, and a sub-district, in Teesdale district, Durham. The village stands 2 miles NNW of Winston r. station, and 5½ SW of Bishop-Auckland; is a seat of petty sessions; and has a post-office under Darlington, an inn, and a library with news-room. The township comprises 1,751 acres. Real property, £5,655. Pop., 1,333. Houses, 318. The parish includes five other townships, and comprises 11,837 acres. Pop., 2,406. Houses, 535. The property is subdivided. Raby Park is a prominent feature. Lead works are in Langleydale. The living is a vicarage, annexed to Cockfield. The church is partly early English, partly perpendicular; was restored in 1849; and contains sedilia, oak stalls, and rich monuments of two Earls of Westmoreland and the late Duchess of Cleveland. The vicarage of Ingleton is a separate benefice. There are four dissenting chapels, a national school, and charities £128.

Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].

Parish Records

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England, Durham, Staindrop – Cemeteries ( 7 )
Burial and graves registers of Staindrop Cemetery, 1935-1998
Author: Staindrop (Durhamshire)

England, Durham, Staindrop, Society of Friends, burial ground register transcripts, 1867-1891
Author: Society of Friends. Staindrop Monthly Meeting (England); Durham University Library

St. John the Evangelist, Ingleton, Co. Durham, monumental inscriptions
Author: Corner, Michael; Pound, Lorna

St. John the Evangelist, Ingleton, Co. Durham, monumental inscriptions
Author: Corner, Michael; Pound, Lorna

St. Mary the Virgin, Staindrop, Co. Durham : [monumental inscriptions]
Author: McLee, Carol A.; Cleveland, North Yorkshire and South Durham Family History Society

St. Mary the Virgin, Staindrop, Co. Durham [monumental inscriptions] and the Quaker burial ground
Author: McLee, Carol A.

Staindrop parish register index
Author: Kenyon-Fuller, L. M.

England, Durham, Staindrop – Census ( 1 )
Census returns for Staindrop, 1841-1891
Author: Great Britain. Census Office

England, Durham, Staindrop – Census – 1851 – Indexes ( 1 )
1851 census for Staindrop and Walkerfield
Author: Cleveland Family History Society

England, Durham, Staindrop – Church history ( 2 )
History of Staindrop church and monuments
Author: Lipscomb, H. C.

Staindrop Quaker meeting house
Author: Mann, J. C.

England, Durham, Staindrop – Church records ( 10 )
Births and baptisms, 1806-1837
Author: Independent Church (Staindrop, Durham)

Births and baptisms, 1806-1837
Author: Independent Church (Staindrop, Durham)

Births and burials for the Staindrop Monthly Meeting of the Society of Friends, 1776-1820
Author: Society of Friends. Staindrop Monthly Meeting (England)

England, Durham, Ingleton, bishop’s transcripts, 1844-1876
Author: Church of England. Chapelry of Ingleton (Durham); Durham University Library

England, Durham, Staindrop, bishop’s transcripts, 1765-1898
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Staindrop (Durham); Durham University Library

England, Durham, Staindrop, Society of Friends, burial ground register transcripts, 1867-1891
Author: Society of Friends. Staindrop Monthly Meeting (England); Durham University Library

Parish chest material, 1703-1849
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Staindrop (Durham)

Parish register transcripts, 1635-1812
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Staindrop (Durham)

Parish registers for Staindrop, 1635-1973
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Staindrop (Durham)

Parish registers of Ingleton, 1844-1901
Author: Church of England. Chapelry of Ingleton (Durham)

England, Durham, Staindrop – Church records – Indexes ( 7 )
Computer printout of Staindrop, Durham, Eng

Computer printout of Staindrop, Independent, Durham, Eng

Marriages index, Staindrop, 1636-1837; Gainford, 1569-1837; Denton, 1579 -1837
Author: Rounce, W. E.; Church of England. Parish Church of Staindrop (Durham); Church of England. Parish Church of Gainford (Durham); Church of England. Chapelry of Denton (Durham)

Parish register printouts of Staindrop, Durham, England (Independent) ; christenings, 1806-1837
Author: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Department

Staindrop parish register index
Author: Kenyon-Fuller, L. M.; Church of England. Parish Church of Staindrop (Durham)

Staindrop, St. Mary, burial index, 1735-1718 : (register indexed: EP/Stai 1/1)
Author: Poll, I. M.

Transcript and index of Staindrop baptism register
Author: Kenyon-Fuller, L. M.; Church of England. Parish Church of Staindrop (Durham)

England, Durham, Staindrop – Land and property ( 1 )
Land tax assessments for the township of Staindrop, 1784-1828
Author: Great Britain. Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace (Durhamshire)

England, Durham, Staindrop – Manors – Court records ( 1 )
Court rolls, 1649-1864
Author: Manor of Raby with Staindrop. Court (Durhamshire)

England, Durham, Staindrop – Military records – Militia ( 1 )
Parish chest material, 1703-1849
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Staindrop (Durham)

England, Durham, Staindrop – Occupations ( 1 )
Parish chest material, 1703-1849
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Staindrop (Durham)

England, Durham, Staindrop – Poorhouses, poor law, etc. ( 1 )
Parish chest material, 1703-1849
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Staindrop (Durham)

England, Durham, Staindrop – Taxation ( 2 )
Land tax assessments for the township of Staindrop, 1784-1828
Author: Great Britain. Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace (Durhamshire)

Parish chest material, 1703-1849
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Staindrop (Durham)

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Administration

  • County: Durham
  • Civil Registration District: Teesdale
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Durham (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Durham
  • Rural Deanery: Darlington
  • Poor Law Union: Teesdale
  • Hundred: Darlington Ward
  • Province: York

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