York St Lawrence, Yorkshire Family History Guide

York St Lawrence is an Ancient Parish and a market town in the county of Yorkshire.

Alternative names: York St Lawrance, York St Lawrence-extra-Walmgate

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1606
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1628

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

See York, Yorkshire Family History Guide

Parish Records

See York, Yorkshire Family History Guide


Map of medieval parish churches of York - St Lawrence, Lawrence Street

Vision of Britain historical maps


  • County: Yorkshire
  • Civil Registration District: York
  • Probate Court: Court of the Peculiar of St Leonard’s Hospital, York, Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York
  • Diocese: York
  • Rural Deanery: City of York
  • Poor Law Union: York
  • Hundred: Ouse and Derwent; York Borough
  • Province: York