Airmyn, is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the West Riding of the county of Yorkshire.

Status: Chapelry succeeded by Airmyn Ecclesiastical Parish in 1728

Alternative names: Armin

Parish church: St David

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1726
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1726

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Airmyn

  • Drax
  • Rawcliffe
  • Howden
  • Hook

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

ARMIN, a chapelry in Snaith parish, W. R. Yorkshire; at the confluence of the Aire and the Ouse, 1½ mile NW of Goole r. station. It has a post office under Howden. Acres, 3,660. Real property, £5,780. Pop., 557. Houses, 117. The living is a p. curacy in the diocese of York. Value, £74. Patrons,Heber Percy, Esq., and G. L. Yarburgh, Esq. The church had a chantry.

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

Armin (Airmyn) The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales 1851

Armin, a chapelry in the parish of Snaith, union of Goole, west riding of Yorkshire; 6 miles east from Snaith, and 2 north from Goole; on the river Ouse. Living, a curacy in the archd. and dio. of York; rated at £7, and in the parliamentary returns at £33 12s. 9d.; gross income £83. Patrons, in 1835, the earl of Beverley and N. E. Yarburgh, Esq. There are two infant schools and a day school here. Pop., in 1801, 391; in 1831, 567. Houses 96. Acres 3,660. A. P. £4,742. Poor rates, in 1837, £296.

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

Airmyn – Langdale A Topographical Dictionary of Yorkshire 1822

Airmyn, in the parish of Snaith, wapentake of Osgoldcross, liberty of Pontefract; 3 miles from Howden, 7 from Snaith, 8 from Thorne. Pop. 750. The Church, peculiar, is a perpetual curacy, in the deanery of Pontefract, value, p.r. 33l. 12s. 9d. Patron, Henry Yarburgh, Esq.

Source: A Topographical Dictionary of Yorkshire By Thomas Langdale. Second Edition. Printed and Sold by J. Langdale; and sold by T. Langdale, Ripon. 1822

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County: Yorkshire
Civil Registration District: Goole
Probate Court: Court of the Peculiar of Snaith
Diocese: York
Rural Deanery: New Ainsty
Poor Law Union: Goole
Hundred: Osgoldcross
Province: York

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