Easingwold Poor Law Union, Yorkshire

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History[edit | edit source]

Easingwold had a parish workhouse from the 1750's; Easingwold Poor Law Union was formed on 20th February 1837 and a new Union Workhouse was built and opened in October 1938 with a capacity of about 130.

See also

http://www.riponmuseums.co.uk/ Yorkshire Workhouse exhibitions

For more information on the history of the workhouse, see Peter Higginbotham's web site: www.workhouses.org.uk and http://www.workhouses.org.uk/Easingwold/

Parishes in the Union[edit | edit source]

Alne, Yorkshire Genealogy Brafferton, Yorkshire Genealogy Brandsby, Yorkshire Genealogy Carlton Husthwaite, Yorkshire Genealogy Coxwold, Yorkshire Genealogy Crayke, Yorkshire Genealogy Dalby, Yorkshire Genealogy Easingwold, Yorkshire Genealogy Farlington, Yorkshire Genealogy Husthwaite, Yorkshire Genealogy Kilburn, Yorkshire Genealogy Marton cum Moxby, Yorkshire Genealogy Myton upon Swale, Yorkshire Genealogy Newton upon Ouse, Yorkshire Genealogy Raskelf, Yorkshire Genealogy Stillington, Yorkshire Genealogy Sutton on the Forest, Yorkshire Genealogy Thormanby, Yorkshire Genealogy Whenby, Yorkshire Genealogy

Records
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Guardians' minutes (1837-1934)

Admissions and discharges (1882-94, 1900-13, 1922-31)

Births (1867-1931)

Deaths (1866-1931)

Creed registers (1867-1930)

Name: The County Record Office Address: Malpas Road Northallerton North Yorkshire DL7 8TB United Kingdom Email: archives@northyorks.gov.uk Tel: 01609 777585 Fax: 01609 777078