|Located in||West Riding of Yorkshire, England ( - 1974)|
|Also located in||North Yorkshire, England (1974 - )|
|Yorkshire, England |
|See also||Osgoldcross Rural, West Riding of Yorkshire, England||rural district in which Womersley was located until 1974|
|Selby District, North Yorkshire, England||municipal district in which it is now located|
|Osgoldcross Wapentake, West Riding of Yorkshire, England||wapentake in which it was situated.|
- source: Family History Library Catalog
- the following text is based on an article in Wikipedia
Womersley is a village in the Selby District, in the English county of North Yorkshire. It is near the town of Doncaster. Prior to the nationwide reorganization of municipal boundaries in 1974, Womersley was located in Osgoldcross Rural District in the West Riding of Yorkshire.
GENUKI provides a description of the ecclesiastical parish of Womersley from a gazetteer from the 1820s. It was in the Osgoldcross Wapentake.