|Alt names||Heptone||source: Domesday Book (1985) p 317|
|Located in||West Riding of Yorkshire, England ( - 1974)|
|Also located in||West Yorkshire, England (1974 - )|
|Yorkshire, England |
|See also||Huddersfield, West Riding of Yorkshire, England||borough in which it was located until 1974|
|Kirklees, West Yorkshire, England||metropolitan borough covering the area since 1974|
|Agbrigg and Morley Wapentake, West Riding of Yorkshire, England||wapentake in which it was situated.|
- source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
- source: Family History Library Catalog
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Kirkheaton is a village north east of Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, England and has a population of 4,209 together with Upper Heaton. Historically, it is part of the West Riding of Yorkshire.
GENUKI provides a description of the ecclesiastical parish of Kirkheaton from a gazetteer from the 1820s. It was in the Agbrigg division of the Agbrigg and Morley Wapentake.