Kexby, East Riding of Yorkshire
Kexby, a village and a township-chapelry in Catton parish, E.R. Yorkshire, on the river Derwent, 3 miles S of Stam-ford Bridge railway station, and 6 E of York. There is a post office under York; money order office, Wilberfoss; telegraph office, Stamford Bridge. Acreage, 1892; population, 132. The manor and most of the land belong to Lord Wenlock. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of York; net value, £136 with residence. Patron, Lord Wenlock. The church is modern, and has a spire.
Findmypast, in conjunction with various Archives, Local Studies, and Family History Societies have the following parish records online for Kexby:
Land and Property
The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for the East Riding of Yorkshire is available to browse.
Online maps of Kexby are available from a number of sites:
- Bing (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
- Google Streetview.
- National Library of Scotland. (Old maps)
- old-maps.co.uk (Old Ordnance Survey maps to buy).
- Streetmap.co.uk (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
- A Vision of Britain through Time. (Old maps)
Newspapers and Periodicals
The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following East Riding newspapers online: