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Piece No.
1841 H.O. 107 / 637
1851 H.O. 107 / 2109
1861 R.G. 9 / 2375
1871 R.G. 10 / 3392A & 3393A
1881 R.G. 11 / 3255
1891 R.G. 12 / 2603
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Church History

St. Mary's Church

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Church Records

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Civil Registration

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Description and Travel

This parish is located just west of Spilsby parish. The parish covers just over 1,020 acres.

Today, the village is a suburb of the town of Spilsby. If you are planning a visit:

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Hundleby is where the Spilsby Poor Law Union workhouse was built.

The Maltsters' Arms Public House has an interesting history. Apparently built after 1842 and before 1868, the proprietors were:

Year  Person
1868 Thomas VEAR
1872 John MARSHALL, butcher
1882 Wm. Robt. DAWSON
1900 William TASKER
1913 Samuel BELL

In 1872 and for several years after there was a yearly feast at the Maltster Arms. They held amusements such as egg racing, dog and rabbit racing. Sometime after World War One this place became the Hundleby Hotel.

The Malsters' Amrs in the 1881 census:

R.G. 11 / 3255 folio 108

Relationship Name Sex Age Where born
head William R. DAWSON M 40 Norwich, Norfolk
wife Lizzie DAWSON F 35 Scotter, Lincolnshire
son Herbert DAWSON M 8 Spilsby, Lincolnshire
daug. Estelle DAWSON F 7 Spilsby, Lincolnshire
son Alvin DAWSON M 6 Hundleby, Lincolnshire
son Leeson DAWSON M 4 Hundleby, Lincolnshire
daug. Mabel E. DAWSON F 3 Hundleby, Lincolnshire
daug. Lizzie DAWSON F 2 Hundleby, Lincolnshire
son William R. DAWSON M 0 Hundleby, Lincolnshire
mother-in-law Eleanor PERKINS F 63 Gressenhall, Norfolk
servant Ellen STEPHENSON F 18 Wainfleet, Lincolnshire
lodger Richard BOGG M 58 Raithby, Lincolnshire
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Medical Records

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Military History

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Politics and Governance

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Poorhouses, Poor Law, etc.

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    Year  Inhabitants
1801 218
1831 420
1841 612
1871 735
1881 631
1891 562
1911 498
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