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