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Guide to Greenhill and Redhill, Lincolnshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Greenhill and Redhill, Lincolnshire
Type Extra-parochial
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Corringham
County Lincolnshire
Poor Law Union Gainsborough
Registration District Gainsborough
Records begin
Parish registers: For records see surrounding parishes
Bishop's Transcripts: For records see surrounding parishes
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Not Applicable
Diocese Not Applicable
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Search the courts of the surrounding parishes
Location of Archive
Lincolnshire Record Office


Parish History

Greenhil and Redhill farms near Gainsborough are an extra parochial place Greenhill and Redhill Lincs to the Past

GREENHILL, or Greenhough, an extra-parochial liberty, in the wapentake of Corringham, parts of Lindsey, county of Lincoln, 4 miles (N.) from Gainsborough.[1]


Civil Registration

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.

Church records

Greenhill and Redhill is an extra parochial place.
Link to the FamilySearch Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection Greenhill and Redhill

Census records

Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census Records and Indexes Online. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library. The first film number is 438761.

See Lincolnshire Census

Poor Law Unions

Gainsborough Poor Law Union, Lincolnshire

Probate records

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Lincolnshire Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.

Maps and Gazetteers

Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.



  1. Samuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England(1848), pp. 332-338. Date accessed: 21 August 2013.


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