Whorlton is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Durham, created in 1767 from a chapelry in Gainford Ancient Parish.

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Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1626
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1765

Nonconformists include: Independent/Congregational

Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

WHORLTON, a township-chapelry in Gainford parish, Durham; 3¼ miles SW of Winston r. station, and 3¾ ESE of Barnard-Castle. It has a post-office under Darlington. Acres, 1,760. Real property, £2,420. Pop., 292. Houses, 54. The property is subdivided. Limestone is quarried. The living is a p. curacy in the diocese of Durham. Value, £107. Patron, the Vicar of Gainford. The church is good.

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, Whorlton – Cemeteries ( 1 )
St. Mary, Whorlton, Co. Durham, monumental inscriptions
Author: McLee, Carol A.; Church of England. Chapelry of Whorlton (Durhamshire); Cleveland, North Yorkshire and South Durham Family History Society

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

England, Durham, Whorlton – Church records ( 5 )
England, Durham, Whorlton, bishop’s transcripts, 1765-1874
Author: Church of England. Chapelry of Whorlton (Durhamshire); Durham University Library

England, Durham, Whorlton, parish registers
Author: Northumberland County Record Office (England)

Parish registers for Whorlton, 1626-1982
Author: Church of England. Chapelry of Whorlton (Durhamshire)

The parish registers of Whorlton, Co. Durham, 1838-1982
Author: Kenyon-Fuller, L. M.; Joiner, Paul R.

The registers of Whorlton, in the county of Durham : baptisms 1626-1812, marriages 1737-1812, burials 1669-1812
Author: Church of England. Chapelry of Whorlton (Durhamshire); Edleston, Miss; Wood, Herbert Maxwell

England, Durham, Whorlton – Church records – Indexes ( 6 )
Barnard Castle & Whorlton baptisms, marriages & burials, 1813-1839
Author: Bell, George; Church of England. Chapelry of Barnard-Castle (Durham); Church of England. Chapelry of Whorlton (Durhamshire)

Barnard Castle [and] Whorlton baptisms, marriages & burials, 1813-1839 : registers indexed: EP/BC 1/7, 1/8(part), 1/16, 1/17(part), 1/23, 1/24(part); EP/Who 5, 6(part), 32, 52(part)
Author: Bell, George

Computer printout of Whorlton, Durham, England

The registers of Whorlton, in the county of Durham
Author: Edleston, A.; Wood, Herbert Maxwell; Church of England. Chapelry of Whorlton (Durhamshire)

Whorlton baptisms and burials 1841-1982 ; marriages and banns 1938-1968
Author: Kenyon-Fuller, L. M.; Church of England. Chapelry of Whorlton (Durhamshire)

Whorlton parish registers
Author: Church of England. Chapelry of Whorlton (Durhamshire)

England, Durham, Whorlton – Land and property ( 1 )
Land tax assessments for the township of Whorlton, 1784-1831
Author: Great Britain. Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace (Durhamshire)

England, Durham, Whorlton – Schools ( 2 )
Admission register, 1882-1926
Author: Whorlton C. E. School (Whorlton, Durham)

Log book, 1878-1901
Author: Whorlton County Primary School (Whorlton, Durham)

England, Durham, Whorlton – Taxation ( 2 )
Land tax assessments for the township of Whorlton, 1784-1831
Author: Great Britain. Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace (Durhamshire)

Tithe apportionments for Whorlton, 1826-1851, 1862-1880
Author: Great Britain. Tithe Commission

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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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