Markby, Lincolnshire Genealogy

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Markby St Peter

Parish History[edit | edit source]

Markby St Peter is a small mediaeval church in the hamlet of Markby (see also Hannah cum Hagnaby and Markby, Lincolnshire Genealogy).

The church is adjacent to the ruined 12th century priory and incorporates stone from it.

It is Lincolnshire's only thatched church.

Resources[edit | edit source]

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

This parish was in the Alford sub-district of Spilsby 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[edit | edit source]

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 Markby Par 1 will identify available images.


Census Records[edit | edit source]

Contributor: Include an overview if there is any unique information, such as the census for X year was destroyed. Add a link to online sites for indexes and/or images. Also add a link to the FamilySearch Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection.See Lincolnshire Census

Poor Law Unions[edit | edit source]

Spilsby Poor Law Union, Lincolnshire Genealogy

Probate Records[edit | edit source]

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[edit | edit source]

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Websites[edit | edit source]