Greatford, Lincolnshire Genealogy
Guide to Greatford, Lincolnshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
Greatford St Thomas a Becket Lincolnshire.
|Poor Law Union||Stamford|
|Parish registers: 1755|
|Bishop's Transcripts: 1562|
|Probate Court||Court of the Bishop of Lincoln (Episcopal Consistory)|
|Location of Archive|
|Lincolnshire Record Office|
Parish History[edit | edit source]
GREATFORD (St. Thomas à Becket), a parish, in the union of Stamford, wapentake of Ness, parts of Kesteven, county of Lincoln, 4¾ miles (N. W. by W.) from Market-Deeping. 
Resources[edit | edit source]
Civil Registration[edit | edit source]
Church Records[edit | edit source]
Greatford parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
|Greatford Online Parish Records|
|FMP Marr Index||1700-1837|
|FS Catalog PRs|
|FS Catalog BTs|
To find the names of the neighboring parishes, use England Jurisdictions 1851 Map. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.
Records are also available at the Lincolnshire Archives.
Material deposited at Lincolnshire Archives, St Rumbold Street,Lincoln,Lincolnshire,LN2 5AB,England Enquiries: email@example.com The website enables you to view a PDF file for all records held for each parish as part of continuing efforts to provide an online catalogue
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 Greatford Par 1 will identify available images.
Link to the FamilySearch Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection Greatford
Census records[edit | edit source]
Poor Law Unions[edit | edit source]
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]
Websites[edit | edit source]
References[edit | edit source]
- Lewis, Samuel A.,A Topographical Dictionary of England(1848), pp. 332-338. Date accessed: 21 August 2013.