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Haxey

Census

Census
Year
Piece No.
1861 R.G. 9 / 2405
1871 R.G. 10 / 3440
1891 R.G. 12 / 2631
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Church History

Haxey parish church

Saint Nicholas Church

Saint Nicholas Church

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Church Records

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Civil Registration

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Description and Travel

There is a description of Haxey provided by the Isle of Axholme FHS.

This village and parish lies 8 miles northwest of Gainsborough in the Isle of Axholme. Wroot parish and Nottinghamshire are just to the west, with Epworth parish to the north. The parish covers about 8,550 acres and includes the hamlets of Burnham, Upperthorpe, Nethergate, Newbigg, and Park.

If you are planning a visit:

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History

Year  Person
1842 Ann SNOWDEN
1872 Eli West KELSEY
1882 Jno. Brewitt TAYLOR. auctionr.
1900 William FOSTER
1913 Mrs. Georgiana FOSTER
1930 Jas. H. WILSON
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Maps

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Military History

Haxey was the 1881 residence of Army Captain William Henry EMERSON, of the 63rd Regt, born in London in 1822. He had a much younger wife, Sarah, born in Epworth in 1855.

David HITCHBORNE has a photograph of the Roll of Honour in the church on Geo-graph, taken in 2004.

Alan MURRAY-RUST has a photograph of the War Memorial in Low street on Geo-graph, taken in 2011.

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Military Records

For a photograph of the Haxey Roll of Honour and a list of the names on it, see the Roll of Honour site.

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Names, Geographical

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Politics and Government

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Poorhouses, Poor Law, etc.

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Population

     Year  Inhabitants
1801 1,541
1831 1,868
1841 2,071
1851 2,129
1861 2,157
1871 2,213
1881 1,982
1891 1,855
1901 2,044
1911 2,035
2001 4,359
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Schools

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Societies

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[Last updated: 26-January-2013 - Louis R. Mills]