Place:Sutton with Howgrave, North Riding of Yorkshire, England

NameSutton with Howgrave
TypeCivil parish
Coordinates54.2025°N 1.5187°W
Located inNorth Riding of Yorkshire, England     ( - 1974)
Also located inNorth Yorkshire, England     (1974 - )
Yorkshire, England    
See alsoBedale Rural, North Riding of Yorkshire, Englandrural district which the parish joined in 1934
Hambleton District, North Yorkshire, Englanddistrict in which the parish has been located in 1974
Halikeld Wapentake, North Riding of Yorkshire, Englandwapentake in which it was located
source: Family History Library Catalog

NOTE: Sutton with Howgrave is also known as Sutton Howgrave. See also Howgrave

the text in this section is copied from an article in Wikipedia

Sutton Howgrave is a village in the Hambleton district of North Yorkshire, England. It is the only village in the civil parish of Sutton with Howgrave. The population of the parish was estimated at 70 in 2014.

Sutton Howgrave was mentioned in the Domesday Book (as Sudtone) and in the Middle Ages it was a manor in the parish of Kirklington in the North Riding of Yorkshire. It remained a township of Kirklington until 1866, when it became a separate civil parish, now known as Sutton with Howgrave.

Despite its name, the parish of Sutton with Howgrave does not include all of Howgrave, which is a separate civil parish.

The civil parish of Sutton with Howgrave became part of Hambleton district in North Yorkshire in 1974. Since 1978 it has shared the grouped parish council of Kirklington with Sutton Howgrave with the parishes of Kirklington cum Upsland and Howgrave.

Prior to the nationwide municipal reorganization of 1974, Sutton with Howgrave was part of Bedale Rural District. Historically, it was located in the ecclesiastical parish of Kirklington cum Upsland in the wapentake of Halikeld.

Research Tips

  • GENUKI on Sutton with Howgrave (Sutton Howgrave). The GENUKI page gives numerous references to local bodies providing genealogical assistance.
  • A Vision of Britain through Time on Sutton with Howgrave (Sutton Howgrave).
  • The FamilySearch wiki on the ecclesiastical parish of Kirklington provides a list of useful resources for the local area.
This page uses content from the English Wikipedia. The original content was at Sutton Howgrave. The list of authors can be seen in the page history. As with WeRelate, the content of Wikipedia is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.