The Lincolnshire FHS has published several marriage indexes and a burial index for the Louthesk Deanery to make your search easier.
The Wesleyan Methodists built a chapel here in 1837. The United Methodists (later "Free Methodists") built a chapel here in 1855. For information and assistance in researching these chapels, see our non-conformist religions page.
South Cockerington, or "Cockerington St. Leonard", is a village and a parish about 1 mile north of Grimoldby parish and 4 miles east of Louth. The parish covers over 2,100 acres.
The southern boundary of the parish is a beck (stream) which empties into the North Sea near Saltfleet. Monk's Dyke flows through the parish and was the source for the ancient moats in the parish. If you are planning a visit:
By automobile, it is probably easiest to approach from Louth, taking the road to Keddington and passing straight through to Cockerington.