Faceby is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Yorkshire, created in 1792 from chapelry in Whorlton Ecclesiastical Parish.
Riding: North Riding
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1707
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1731
Nonconformists include: Primitive Methodist, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
- Rudby in Cleveland
The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870
FACEBY, a chapelry in Whorlton parish, N. R. Yorkshire; 2 miles SE of Potto r. station, and 4 SSW of Stokesley. Post-town, Swainby, under Northallerton. Acres, 1, 402. Real property, £1,269. Pop., 164. Houses, 35. Faceby Hall is the seat of the Favells. The living is a p. curacy. Value, £81. Patron, G. W. Sutton, Esq. There is a Primitive Methodist chapel.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
Civil Registration District: Stokesley
Probate Court: Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York
Rural Deanery: Cleveland
Poor Law Union: Stokesley