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Wharram Percy, East Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Wharram Percy, a township in the E.R. Yorkshire, 1 mile from Wharram station on the N.E.R., and 8 miles from Malton, with a post office at the railway station; money order office, Birdsall; telegraph office, Malton. Acreage, 1459; population, 56. Lord Middleton is lord of the manor. The living is annexed to that of Wliarram-le-Street. The church is in the Norman and Early English styles, and consists of chancel, nave, and a western tower.

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 
Poor Law unionMalton 
RidingEast 
WapentakeBuckrose 

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 Wharram Percy:

BaptismsBannsMarriagesBurials
1554-19141755-18761554-19281570-1904

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Wharram Percy from the following:


Land and Property

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


Newspapers and Periodicals

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