Armthorpe Yorkshire Family History Guide

Armthorpe is an Ancient Parish in the county of Yorkshire. 

Other places in the parish include: Nutwell. 

Alternative names: 

Riding: West Riding

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1653
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1599

Nonconformists include: Primitive Methodist

Adjacent Parishes

  • Kirk Sandall
  • Cantley
  • Doncaster St George
  • Hatfield

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

ARMTHORPE, a parish in Doncaster district, W. R. Yorkshire; 3 miles NE of Doncaster r. station. Post town, Doncaster. Acres, 2,810. Real property, £3,485. Pop., 424. Houses, 83. The living is a rectory in the diocese of York. Value, £366. Patron, J. W. Childers, Esq. The church is old but good. There are a P,. Methodist chapel, a national school, and charities £49.

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

Administration

County: Yorkshire
Civil Registration District: Doncaster
Probate Court: Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York
Diocese: York
Rural Deanery: Doncaster
Poor Law Union: Doncaster
Hundred: Strafforth and Tickhill
Province: York