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Ruskington

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Census

Census
Year
Piece No.
1841 H.O. 107 / 621
1861 R.G. 9 / 2342
1871 R.G. 10 / 3349
1881 R.G. 11 / 3222
1891 R.G. 12 / 2577
1901 R.G. 13 / 3048
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Church History

All Saints Church

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Church Records

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Civil Registration

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Description and Travel

This village and large parish are 114 miles north of London, 4 miles north-east of Sleaford, just off the A153 road. Anwick parish is to the south-east and Dorrington parish to the north. The parish covers almost 4,000 acres.

If you are planning a visit:

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History

Year  Person
1842 Zaccheus PRINCE, vict.
1872 Thos. PRINCE, victualler
1882 Thomas PRINCE, vict.
1900 Mrs. Louisa J. PRINCE
1913 Frederick Herbert SHAW, farmer
1930 William B. SPRATT
Year  Person
1842 Wm. TUXFORD, vict.
1872 Edward ULLYATT, victualler
1882 Mrs. Mary Ann THORPE, vict.
1900 Jn. Wm. JOYCE, butcher
1913 Herbert GRAY
1930 Marmeduke Fras. SHEPHERD

The 1881 census gives the following information on the above Public House, reference RG 11/3222, folio 42. Mary Ann is listed as a widow:

Relationship Name Sex Age Where born
Head Mary Ann THORPE F 35 Ruskington, Lincolnshire
sister Sarah MARSHALL F 25 Ruskington, Lincolnshire
brother Charles ULYATT M 16 Ruskington, Lincolnshire
sister Alice THORPE F 11 Ruskington, Lincolnshire
Year  Person
1842 -- not listed --
1872 -- not listed --
1882 -- not listed --
1900 Mrs. Nancy BALDOCK
1913 George Henry THOMPSON
1930 George Henry THOMPSON

The Shoulder of Mutton pub. is listed in the 1881 census, run by Walter BALDOCK and his wife Nancy. Here is the census entry (RG 11/3222 folio 27):

Relationship Name Sex Age Where born
Head William BALDOCK M 42 Wigtoft, Lincolnshire
wife Nancy BALDOCK F 43 Colsterworth, Lincolnshire
daugh. Jane Ann BALDOCK F 14 Ruskington, Lincolnshire
Grand daugh. Laura Annie DAY F 1 Ruskington, Lincolnshire
servant Alice CAMM F 16 Digby, Lincolnshire
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Maps

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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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Population

    Year  Inhabitants
1801 483
1841 979
1871 1,156
1881 1,191
1891 1,082
1901 1,196
1911 1,214
1921 1,101
1931 1,245
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Probate - Wills

We have, for your pleasure, the will of Edward ROTHWELL from 1658.

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Schools

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