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Horkstow

Census

Census
Year
Piece No.
1841 H.O. 107 / 637
1861 R.G. 9 / 2404
1871 R.G. 10 / 3438
1891 R.G. 12 / 2629
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Church History

St. Maurice's Church

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Church Records

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Civil Registration

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Description and Travel

This village and parish are 4 miles southwest of Barton-on-Humber and 9 miles north of Glanford Brigg. The parish covers just over 2,000 acres. The parish is bounded on the west by the River Ancholme and to the south by Saxby All Saints parish.

The village sits along both sides of the B1204 arterial road and less than a mile east of the River Ancholme. If you are planning a visit:

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History

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Manors

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Maps

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Military History

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Military Records

There are four sons of Horkstow listed on the War Memorial Plaque. Note: None of these men were found in the Commonwealth War Grave database, but deaths under the same names were found at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City:

  1. Frederick CARLISLE, private, Lincs. Regt., age 22. Died 13 July 1917, Belgium.
  2. Sidney CROWSON, private, 7th Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers, age 29. Death not found.
  3. Jack DAVY, private, 2nd Linc. Regt, age 17. Died 9 May 1915, Belgium.
  4. George William NAYLOR, 15th Durham Light Inf., age 49. Died 7 Apr. 1918, France.
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Politics and Governance

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Poorhouses, Poor Law, etc.

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Population

    Year  Inhabitants
1801 141
1821 200
1831 240
1871 250
1881 274
1891 243
1901 193
1911 207
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Schools

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[Last updated: 25-March-2015 - Louis R. Mills]

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