Yorkshire Ancestors

WARD’S DIRECTORY OF DARLINGTON, HARTLEPOOL, WEST HARTLEPOOL, REDCAR & COATHAM, MIDDLESBROUGH, STOCKTON & THORNABY, and surrounding villages, 1908 Free P&P

With Town & County Guide, Almanac for 1909, Commercial and Family Advertiser. The whole district was canvassed door to door, by agents, resulting in a very comprehensive listing of the manufacturers, traders and private residents which, the publisher states, "is not absolutely correct, as a work of this kind cannot be produced without some inaccuracies, but is so free from errors that it may be us...

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WELTON & ITS NEIGHBOURHOOD

History of the parish of Welton, with adjacent places. Very rare publication...

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WENSLEYDALE AND THE LOWER VALE OF THE YORE by Edmund Bogg.

From Ouseburn to Lunds Fell. Includes 125 illustrations. The book on this CD is machine searchable...

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WHITBY AND ITS SHIPPING

A delightful book, featuring many histories of the ancient town and the ships, their owners, their voyages and their crews...

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WHITKIRK - RECORDS OF THE PARISH Parish Registers 1603-1700

A list of surnames in the registers, Churchwardens accounts 1653-4 to 1687-8. Some Family Histories. Historical notes on the Church and Churchyard, the Rectory and Vicarage, Parish Benefactors, Halton Feast, Templenewsam history, Austhorpe, Manston, Seacroft, Killingbeck, Whitebridge, Morwick, Scholes, Newland, Roundhay....

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YORK RECORDS OF THE FOURTEENTH, FIFTEENTH AND SIXTEENTH CENTURIES

Extracts edited in 1843, by Robert Davies F.S.A. "The Editor has selected such portions as he thought were best calculated to throw light upon the condition of the city, and the manners, customs, language, and domestic habits and circumstances of its inhabitants, during the period to which they relate, and to assist in the elucidation of historical events"...

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YORKSHIRE COATS OF ARMS

Coats of Arms of the Nobility and Gentry in Yorkshire, Part One of a work by J. Horsfall Turner, 1911. Giving references to the works where families and pedigrees are mentioned, and indicating where the arms are to be found—on buildings, tombs, windows &c., and also Heraldic descriptions. Machine searchable text....

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YORKSHIRE DITTIES

Written in the 1860s, by John Hartley, a very popular composer of verse, prose and wit, in Yorkshire Dialect...

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YORKSHIRE ILLUSTRATIONS OF ENGLISH HISTORY Written in 1865.

The history of Yorkshire, on this CD, from mysteries and fables, chronicles and ancient documents, shows the effects of various events in England’s history on the County of Yorkshire and its inhabitants. Battles, monks, monasteries, and manufacturing industries, from the dim twilight of the years B.C. to 1688A.D....

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YORKSHIRE LEADERS Published in 1908

Brief descriptions of life and works of prominent Yorkshiremen of the time, includes photographic portraits of many of the subjects....

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YORKSHIRE PLACE NAMES as recorded in the YORKSHIRE DOMESDAY BOOK, 1086

Written by historian, J. Horsfall Turner. Comprising references to nearly 5,000 places in the Three Ridings and North Lancashire with their modern names and suggested etymologies; the chief Lords and Tenants and 22 illustrations....

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YORKSHIRE POLL BOOK 1741

This book is a real delight! Not only is the original in beautiful condition, and leather bound, we found lots of our ancestors in it! Covering the whole of Yorkshire, this book is machine searchable, giving the names of the electors, their place of abode and the location of their freehold property. The candidates for election were George Fox and Cholmley Turner....

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Yorkshire Probate by Colin Blanshard Withers

The Family History Show Special Offer \*\*\* Now less than half price! RRP £35 \*\*\* Probate is both the most frustrating and the most rewarding source a genealogist can discover. Frustrating because of its complexity, particularly in the Diocese of York, and rewarding because it can unlock the personalities, likes, dislikes and personal relations of our ancestors. Where else coul...

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YORKSHIRE PUDDING, by John Hartley.

A collection of stories in Yorkshire Dialect...

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YORKSHIRE WIT, CHARACTER, FOLKLORE & CUSTOMS

A book by R. Blakeborough, society humorist and wit, who entertained our ancestors in the North Riding of Yorkshire in the 1890s...

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YORKSHIRE: SCENES, LORE & LEGENDS Published in 1888.

Stories from around Yorkshire, with contour map, geology map, British & Roman Yorkshire map and maps showing river valleys. By F D King. The book on this CD is machine searchable....

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