Malham is a village and civil parish in the Craven district of North Yorkshire, England. Before the 1974 boundary changes, the village was in the Settle Rural District of the historic West Riding of Yorkshire.
In the Domesday Book, the name is given as Malgun, meaning "settlement by the gravelly places". Situated in the Yorkshire Dales with a population of approximately 150, the surrounding countryside is well known for its limestone pavements and other examples of limestone scenery.
The Malhamdale Local History Group provides all sorts of local information on the parish online. Included are parish records of births, marriages and deaths pre-1837, the 1881 census, maps and much more.