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Leasingham

Census

Census
Year
Piece No.
1841 H.O. 107 / 620
1861 R.G. 9 / 2342
1871 R.G. 10 / 3349
1891 R.G. 12 / 2577
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Church History

St. Andrew's Church

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Church Records

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Civil Registration

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Description and Travel

Leasingham is a both a parish and a village just north-northwest of Sleaford. Ruskington parish lies to the northeast. The parish is just under 3,000 acres and includes the hamlet of Roxholm (Roxholme).

If you are planning a visit:

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Manors

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Maps

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Military History

Alan MURRAY-RUST has a photograph of the War Memorial on Geo-graph, taken on a December day in 2009.

John Emerson, who retains the copyright, provides these photographs of the war memorial at Leasingham:

War memorial

plaque 1  plaque 2

plaque 3  plaque 4

footing 1  footing 2

footing 3

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Military Records

John Emerson also supplies this list of names off of the memorial:

To the glory of God and in memory of those men from this parish who laid down their lives in the Great War 1914-1918

Rank Name Unit Died Notes
Cpl C. BANKS Dragoons 18-Nov-1919
Lc Cp C. N. STANYON N Lincs 13-Oct-1919
Pte E. THORPE York & Lancs 31-Aug-1919
Pte A. SIMPSON ??? 4-Nov-1919
??? H. BELLAMY Lancs 25-May-1917
Dvr R. LOVE R. E. A. 6-July-1917
Lt. Col. C. M. WATERLOW Ryl Eng 20-July-1917
Pte W. ANDREWS W. Yorks 3-Dec-1917
Dvr W. DICKINSON 11-Jul-1918
Pte G. LEFFLEY 2-Sept-1918
Svc S. SIMPSON 20-Oct-1918
Pte S. SIMPSON 13-May-1919
1939-1945
George R. WOODS 28-Sept-1941
John E. WOODS 19-Oct-1943
Cyril DODSWORTH
Lc Cpl Charled E. TUCKER 12-Dec-1944
Roger CALE
John HEPPELL 22-Oct-1943
Albert BOURNER 07-Jan-1942
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Names, Geographical

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Politics and Governance

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Poorhouses, Poor Law, etc.

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Population

     Year  Inhabitants
1801 364
1841 397
1871 390
1881 368
1891 340
1901 314
1911 319
1921 299
1931 367
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Schools

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[Last updated: 19-November-2012 - Louis R. Mills]