Seamer, North Riding of Yorkshire
Seamer, a village and a parish in N.R. Yorkshire, 2½ miles NW of Stokesley railway station, and has a post and money order office called Seamer in Cleveland (T.S.O.); telegraph office, Scarborough. Acreage, 2650; population of the civil parish, 227; of the ecclesiastical, 283. The manor belongs to Lord Leconfield. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of York. Patron, Lord Leconfield.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
|Ecclesiastical parish||Seamer St. Martin|
|Poor Law union||Stokesley|
Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
Findmypast, in conjunction with various Archives, Local Studies, and Family History Societies have the following parish records online for Seamer:
For general information about Civil Registration (births, marriages and deaths) see the Civil Registration page.
Directories & Gazetteers
We have transcribed the entry for Seamer from the following:
- Samuel Lewis' A Topographical Dictionary of England, by Samuel Lewis, seventh edition, published 1858. (Seamer (St. Martin))
Land and Property
The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for the North Riding of Yorkshire is available to browse.
Newspapers and Periodicals
The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following North Riding newspapers online: