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Auburn Yorkshire Family History Guide

Auburn is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Yorkshire, created in 1731 from Carnaby Ancient Parish. 

Alternative names: Anburn, Auburn with Fraisthorpe, Awburn, Carnaby St Nicholas

Riding: East Riding

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: None see Fraisthorpe
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: None see Fraisthorpe

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

  • Carnaby
  • Fraisthorpe
  • Bridlington Quay

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

AUBURN, or Awburn, a township-chapelry in Fraisthorpe parish, E. R. Yorkshire; on the coast, 2 miles SE of Carnaby r. station, and 3½ miles S by W of Bridlington. Post Town, Bridlington under Hull. Pop., 16. Houses, 2. Much of the land has been washed away by the sea. The living is a p. curacy, annexed to Fraisthorpe, in the diocese of York.

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

Administration

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