Yorkshire Post and Leeds Intelligencer – Thursday 08 March 1888
Yesterday the Bishop of Sodor and Man held a confirmation service at the Conisborough Parish Church.
Candidates were present follows:
Conisborough, 16 males and 36 females;
Mexborough, 5 males and 18 females ;
Ravenfield, 3 males and 5 females;
Edlington, 1 female.
The local clergy present were the Rev .T. G. Wood (Conisborough), H. Ellershaw (Mexborough), A. Wright (Ravenfield), and W. F. Young (Edlington).