York St Michael le Belfrey, Yorkshire Family History Guide

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

Other places in the parish include: York St Wilfrid, York St Wilfred, Wilfred, Rawcliffe near York, Rawcliffe, Clifton near York, and Clifton.

Alternative names: York St Michael le Belfrey, Minster Yard

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1565
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1631

Nonconformists include: Primitive Methodist, Roman Catholic, Sandemanian, and Wesleyan Methodist Reform.

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 Michael-le-Belfrey, High Petergate

Vision of Britain historical maps


  • County: Yorkshire
  • Civil Registration District: York
  • Probate Court: Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of York
  • Diocese: York
  • Rural Deanery: City of York
  • Poor Law Union: York
  • Hundred: Bulmer; York Borough
  • Province: York