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Martin by Timberland, Lincolnshire Genealogy

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Guide to Martin by Timberland, Lincolnshire, England ancestry, genealogy and family history, birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

Martin Holy Trinity

Parish History[edit | edit source]

TIMBERLAND (St. Andrew), a parish in the union of Sleaford, First division of the wapentake of Langoe, parts of Kesteven, county of Lincoln, 10 miles (N. N. E.) from Sleaford contains the townships of Martin and Thorpe-Tilney. There is a place of worship for Wesleyans.[1]

Martin is a township in Timberland. Martin is also a parish near Horncastle (see Martin by Horncastle).

Resources[edit | edit source]

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

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 Links to the past to search for available images for parish registers and other records for this parish with images. Advance search terms Martin by Timberland Par 1 will identify available images.


Census records[edit | edit source]

See Lincolnshire Census

Poor Law Unions[edit | edit source]

Sleaford Poor Law Union, Lincolnshire

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]

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

Websites[edit | edit source]

  1. Lewis, Samuel A., Topographical Dictionary of England, (1848). Date accessed: 24 August 2013.