West Yorkshire Catholic Oath Records added to Ancestry

West Yorkshire Catholic Oath Records added to Ancestry

Ancestry have added West Yorkshire Roman Catholic Oath Records for the period 1714-1787 and 1829  to the website.

This collection contains lists and certificates of Roman Catholics who failed to take the oaths of abjuration, allegiance and supremacy which were a part of an act passed by parliament in 1715.

Also included in this collection is a 1829 register of Roman Catholic Priests, gathered as a result of the passing of the Roman Catholic Relief Act 1829 by Parliament.

Details given include name, age, residence place, residence date, and birth place.

With Thanks to Ancestry.co.uk