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Yorkshire County, England

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Where is Yorkshire County, England? 

Yorkshire is a historic county of northern England and the largest in Great Britain. Because of its great size, over time functions have increasingly been undertaken by its subdivisions, which have been subject to periodic reform. Throughout these changes Yorkshire has continued to function as a recognised territory and cultural region. The name is familiar and well-understood across the United Kingdom and is in common use, featuring in the title of current areas of civil administration such as Yorkshire and the Humber and West Yorkshire.wikipedia

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, Yorkshire County, England - Bowes Castle, Yorkshire
The Antiquities of England and Wales, 1785
, Yorkshire County, England

Bowes Castle, Yorkshire
The Antiquities of England and Wales, 1785
, Yorkshire County, England - The Grange, Seacroft near Leeds
he Ancient Half-Timbered Houses of England by M. Habershom, 1836
, Yorkshire County, England

The Grange, Seacroft near Leeds
he Ancient Half-Timbered Houses of England by M. Habershom, 1836
, Yorkshire County, England - Tan Hill Inn
, Yorkshire County, England

Tan Hill Inn

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Between 1536 and 1540, the Dissolution of the Monasteries by Henry VIII of England had a profound...Read MORE...

News  1824 - October 21 - Joseph Aspdin patents Portland cement (Yorkshire, England)

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Ancestors Who Were Born Here

We currently have information about 30 ancestors who were born in , Yorkshire County, England.
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Ancestors Who Died Here


Buttler
flag  Annes BUTTLER (1449, , Yorkshire County, England - 02/11/1549, , Yorkshire County, England)

Longbotham
flag  Brian LONGBOTHAM (1486, Durham, England - , , Yorkshire County, England)

Remington
flag  Richard REMINGTON (about 1450, , Yorkshire County, England - about 03/16/1525, , Yorkshire County, England)

Shawe
flag  Christopher Thomas SHAWE (abt. 07/01/1518, , Yorkshire County, England - 1583, , Yorkshire County, England)
 

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Cemeteries in , Yorkshire County, England

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