Alkborough, Lincolnshire Genealogy

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England  Gotoarrow.png  LincolnshireGotoarrow.png  Lincolnshire Parishes

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Parish History

Alkborough St John the Baptist is an Ancient Parish which includes Walcot and overlooks the confluence of the rivers Trent and Ouse in the Humber estuary.

The church dates from the 11th century with additions in subsequent centuries and rebuilding in 1887 and has been designated as grade I listed buliding by English Heritage Listed Building

The village and civil parish of Alkborough and Walcot is in the North Lincolnshire district.Alkborough Wikipedia


Civil Registration

Glanford Brigg registration district

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

Search the Family History Library Catalogue Alkborough

The digitisation of parish records for the county now offers images  via the Lincs to the past website (July 2011). Use advanced search terms at Search Lincs to the past to search for available images for parish registers and other records for this parish with images. Advance search terms Alkborough Par 1 will identify available images.

Census records

See Lincolnshire Census

Poor Law Unions

Glanford Brigg 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.

Web sites