Ainderby Steeple

Photo of St Helen Parish Church of Ainderby Steeple, North Yorkshire by Kreuzschnabel, some rights reserved.

Ainderby Steeple N.R. Yorkshire Family History

Ainderby Steeple is an Ancient Parish in the North Riding of the county of Yorkshire.

The parish includes also the townships of Warlaby, Morton-upon-Swale, and Thrintoft.

Parish church: St Helen

Parish registers begin: 1667

Nonconformists include: Wesleyan Methodist

Parishes adjacent to Ainderby Steeple

  • Kirkby Fleetham
  • Kirkby Wiske
  • Leeming
  • Burneston
  • Danby Wiske
  • North Otterington with Thornton le Moor and Thornton le Beans
  • Scruton
  • Langton upon Swale
  • Northallerton
  • Yafforth

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

Ainderby-Steeple, a township and a parish in Northallerton district, N. R. Yorkshire. The township lies on the river Swale, adjacent to Ainderby r. station, 3 miles W of Northallerton; and has a post office under Northallerton. Acres, 1,138. Real property, £2,755. Pop., 319. Houses, 75. The parish includes also the townships of Warlaby, Morton-upon-Swale, and Thrintoft. Acres, 4,505. Real property, £9,205. Pop., 848. Houses, 191. The property is divided among a few. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Ripon. Value, £200. Patron, the Lord Chancellor. The church is good. Charities, £8.

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

Ainderby Steeple The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales 1851

Ainderby-Steeple, a parish in the wapentake of East Gilling, union of Northallerton, north riding of Yorkshire; 3 miles east of Northallerton, and about 2 west of the Great North of England railroad; comprising the townships of Ainderby-Steeple, Morton-upon-Swale, Thirntoft, and Warlaby. Living, a discharged vicarage, formerly in the archd. of Richmond and dio of Chester, now in the dio. of Ripon; rated at £13 6s. 8d., and in the parliamentary return at £142 6s. 8d.; gross income £200. Patron, the crown. Pop. of the township, in 1801, 78; in 1831, 302; of the parish, in 1821, 768 ; in 1831, 806. Houses 173. Acres 4,300. A. P. £8,665. Poor rates, in 1837, £98.

Source: The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales; A Fullarton & Co. Glasgow; 1851.

Ainderby (Steeple) Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales 1850

Ainderby (Steeple), 2 miles S.W. Northallerton. P. 760

Source: Leonard’s Gazetteer of England and Wales; Second Edition; C. W. Leonard, London; 1850.

Administration

  • County: Yorkshire
  • Riding: North
  • Civil Registration District: Northallerton
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Commissary of the Archdeaconry of Richmond Eastern Deaneries - Richmond
  • Diocese: Pre-1836 - York, Post-1835 - Ripon
  • Rural Deanery: Richmond
  • Poor Law Union: Northallerton
  • Wapentake: East Gilling
  • Province: York