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Piece No.
1841 H.O. 107 / 626
1851 H.O. 107 / 2112
1861 R.G. 9 / 2385
1871 R.G. 10 / 3407
1881 R.G. 11 / 3265
1891 R.G. 12 / 2610
1901 R.G. 13 / 3086
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Church History

St. Adelwold Church

St. Adelwold Church

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Church Records

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Civil Registration

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Description and Travel

Alvingham is a village and a parish just 4 miles northeast of Louth. The parish covers about 1,800 acres and is bordered on the south by Keddington parish and North Cockerington parish.

The village of Alvingham sits just north of the River Lud canal that runs from Louth to Tetney Lock on the North Sea. If you are planning a visit:

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Military History


Military Records

ALVINGHAM & COCKERINGTON - ROLL OF HONOUR (from the parish church)

Surname  Given names  Unit or vessel  Died Notes
Bratton Charles 20th Notts 01 Dec 1915
Wright Sidney 8th Lincs 02 July 1916
Hand Samuel 14th Durham 18 Sept 1916
Hand Charles 5th Lincs a
Hand Fred R. Engs. a
Hand Robert 3rd Lincs a
Phillipson Charles R. Engs. a
Phillipson George 5th Lincs
Bett Thomas Lincs. Yeomanry a
Bett Roy R.F.A. a
Grundy Fred R.F.A. a
Grundy Charles 3rd Lincs a
Trafford Percy 3rd Lincs a
Trafford Fred A.M.C. a
Trafford Owen R. Engs a
Trafford Morris A.M.C. a
Bowers Charles A.M.C.
Thompson John A.M.C. b
Thompson Neville L. Fusiliers a
Portas Charles 6th Lincs a
Johnson Sydney 6th Lincs a
Ashley William 2/5 Lincs a
Blades William 2/5 Lincs a
Blades George Northumberland Fusiliers a
Shucksmith Thomas Royal Mark a
Lill Samuel 13th East Yorks a


  1. = Not in CWGC database
  2. = Need more info

John advises: "There is a separate list in the Wesleyan chapel in Alvingham."

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Politics and Governance

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Poorhouses, Poor Law, etc.

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    Year  Inhabitants
1801 214
1831 292
1841 313
1871 353
1881 267
1891 251
1901 249
1911 260
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