Yedingham, Yorkshire Family History Guide

Yedingham is an Ancient Parish in the county of Yorkshire.

Alternative names: Yeddingham

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1717
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1626

Nonconformists include: Wesleyan Methodist

Adjacent Parishes

  • Knapton
  • East Heslerton
  • Ebberston with Allerston
  • West Heslerton
  • Snainton

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

YEDDINGHAM, a parish in the district of Malton and E. R. Yorkshire; 1½ mile NNW of Heslerton r. station, and 8½ NE of New Malton. Post town, Malton. Acres, 1,150. Real property, £1,175. Pop., 108. Houses, 20. The property is subdivided. A Benedictine priory was founded here, before 1168, by Roger de Clere. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of York. Value, £205. Patron, Earl Fitzwilliam. The church is tolerable.

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

Parish Records

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Census returns for Yeddingham, 1841-1891

Church Records

Bishop’s transcripts for Yeddingham, 1626-1878 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Yeddingham (Yorkshire)

England, Yorkshire, Yeddingham, parish registers, 1813-1989 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Yeddingham (Yorkshire); University of York. Borthwick Institute

Parish register transcripts, 1691-1983 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Yeddingham (Yorkshire)

Parish registers for Yeddingham, 1717-1903 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Yeddingham (Yorkshire)

Computer printout of Yedingham, Yorks., Eng


Allerston, Wilton & Yedingham monumental inscriptions Author: East Yorkshire Family History Society. Scarborough Branch

Monumental inscriptions 1790-1983 in the church and churchyard of St. John the Baptist, Yedingham Author: Jackson, Colin


Land tax assessments for Yeddingham, 1783-1832 Author: Great Britain. Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace (Yorkshire)


Vision of Britain historical maps


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