Place:Kilnwick Percy, East Riding of Yorkshire, England

NameKilnwick Percy
Alt namesChelingewicsource: Domesday Book (1985) p 307
Chileuuicsource: Domesday Book (1985) p 307
Chilleuuincsource: Domesday Book (1985) p 307
Kilnwick-Percysource: Family History Library Catalog
Coordinates53.935°N 0.745°W
Located inEast Riding of Yorkshire, England     ( - 1974)
Also located inYorkshire, England    
Humberside, England     (1974 - 1996)
East Riding of Yorkshire, England     (1996 - )
See alsoPocklington, East Riding of Yorkshire, Englandnearby community and urban district of which it was a part 1894-1935
Nunburnholme, East Riding of Yorkshire, Englandcivil parish of which it has been a part 1935-1974
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog

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Kilnwick Percy is a hamlet in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is situated approximately 1.5 miles (2.4 km) north-east of Pocklington town centre. It lies to the north of the B1246 road.

Historically, Kilnwick Percy was an ecclesiastical parish in the wapentake of Harthill. From 1894 until 1935, Kilnwick Percy was located in Pocklington Urban District. In 1935 when the urban district was abolished, Kilnwick Percy was merged with the neighbouring rural civil parish of Nunburnholme.

Research Tips

  • GENUKI on Kilnwick Percy. The GENUKI page gives numerous references to local bodies providing genealogical assistance.
  • The FamilySearch wiki on the ecclesiastical parish of Kilnwick Percy provides a list of useful resources for the local area.
  • A Vision of Britain through Time on Kilnwick Percy.
  • A Vision of Britain through Time also provides links to three maps of the East Riding, produced by the United Kingdom Ordnance Survey, illustrating the boundaries between the civil parishes and the rural districts at various dates. These maps all blow up to a scale that will illustrate small villages and large farms or estates.
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