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Sutton upon Derwent, East Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Sutton-upon-Derwent, a parish and a township, with Sutton village and Woodhouse hamlet, in E.R. Yorkshire, 5 miles SSW of Fangfoss railway station, and 8 SE by E of York. There is a post office under York; money order office, Elvington; telegraph office, West Cottingwith. Acreage, 3670; population, 299. There is an extensive flour mill. The living is a rectory in the diocese of York; net value, £430 with residence. Patron, Viscount St Vincent. The church is an ancient building in the Norman and Perpendicular styles, consisting of chancel, nave, aisles, and embattled western tower. There is a Wesleyan chapel.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Administration

The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyYorkshire 
Ecclesiastical parishSutton-upon-Derwent St. Michael 
Poor Law unionPocklington 
RidingEast 
WapentakeHarthill 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.


Church Records

Findmypast, in conjunction with various Archives, Local Studies, and Family History Societies have the following parish records online for Sutton Upon Derwent:

BaptismsBannsMarriagesBurials
1813-19151823-1900 1813-1990

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Sutton upon Derwent from the following:


Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for the East Riding of Yorkshire is available to browse.


Maps

Online maps of Sutton upon Derwent are available from a number of sites:


Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following East Riding newspapers online:

CountyEast Riding of Yorkshire
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
CountryEngland
Postal districtYO41
Post TownYork