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LEVERTON, NORTH (St. Martin), a parish, in the union of East Retford, North-Clay division of the wapentake of Bassetlaw, N. division of the county of Nottingham, 5¼ miles (E. by N.) from East Retford. The parish is situated on the river Trent, which here separates the counties of Nottingham and Lincoln. There is a place of worship for Wesleyans.
APPLESTHORPE, or Apesthorpe (St. Peter), a parish, in the union of East Retford, North-Clay division of the wapentake of Bassetlaw, N. division of the county of Nottingham, 5 miles (N. by E.) from East Retford. The church has been more than a century in ruins, and the inhabitants attend that at North Leverton: there is, however, a burial-ground, which was inclosed in 1833.
North Leverton cum Habblesthorpe is an Ecclesiastical parish which includes the hamlet of Coates. The parish boundary forms part of the county boundary with neighbour on the opposite bank of the River Trent Marton, Lincolnshire
Southwell and Nottingham Church history project have researched the history of the church North Leverton St Martin
The church of St Martin has been designated as a grade I listed building British listed building
North Leverton with Habblesthorpe can be found under Applethorpe and Leverton, North.
Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The civil registration article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is FreeBMD.
From 1837 this parish was within East Retford registration district
Certificates may be obtained for post 1837 events :
The Register Office
County Council Offices
Deposited records at Nottinghamshire Archives Baptisms 1669-1988 Marriages 1669-1993 Burials 1669-1938 Bishop's Transcripts 1673-1861
Nottinghamshire County Council
NG2 7QP telephone: 08449 808080 online
Link to the Family History Library Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection Leverton, North with Apesthorpe
Census records from 1841-1891 are available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library. The first film number is 438901. To view these census images online, they are available through the following websites for a fee ($) or free:
- FamilySearch has some of the British Censuses available.
- FindMyPast ($) has all available census records including images, and is free at Family History Centers and the Family History Library and some public and academic libraries.
- Ancestry.co.uk ($) has now all available census records but free at Family History Centers and the Family History Library and at numerous public and academic libraries. The library versions are known as AncestryInstitution.com.
- The Genealogist.co.uk ($) has all available censuses and is free at Family History Centers and the Family History Library and various other libraries.
- FreeCen is a UK census searches. It is not complete and individuals are always asked to consider helping out with transcriptions.
Poor Law Unions
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Nottinghamshire Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.
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