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South Kyme

Census

Census
Year
Piece No.
1841 H.O. 107 / 620
1861 R.G. 9 / 2341 & 2345
1871 R.G. 10 / 3347 & 3352
1891 R.G. 12 / 2577
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Church History

St. Mary's Church

St. Luke's Church

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Church Records

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Civil Registration

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Description and Travel

South Kyme is both a village and a parish. South Kyme is a parish consisting of the townships of North Kyme and South Kyme. The parish is about 10 miles east-northeast of Sleaford on the B1395 that runs south from Billinghay. It covers about 4,900 acres. The River Kyme, also called the Kyme Eau, flows through the parish to join the River Slea.

The village of South Kyme sits on both sides of the River Slea. North Kyme village is at the juntion of the A153 trunk road and the B1395, about 1.5 miles south of Billinghay. The Car Dyke passes through North Kyme. 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

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

War memorial

War mem. plaque

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

North Kyme war memorial

NK plaque 1

NK plaque 2

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Military Records

From the South Kyme War Memorial by John Emerson:

To the Glory of God and in memory of

W. THOMPSON E. FREESTON W. BATES
J. H. LINGARD J. E. CREASEY J. A. MUNKS
P. SKELTON E. P. HOLMES A. WELLS

Who died for King & Country in the Great War 1914-1919

We have a list of men, the rank and unit for North Kyme in a pop-up text file.

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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  South
Kyme
 North
Kyme
1801 292 215
1841 581 361
1871 520 734
1881 530 ?
1891 456 636
1901 432 ?
1911 444 549
1921 424 ?
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Probate Records

Chris ANDREW provides a transcript of the will of Joel ANDREW of South Kyme.

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Schools

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[Last updated: 24-April-2014 - Louis R. Mills]