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 1835. The Primitive Methodists also had a chapel built some time later. For information and assistance in researching these chapels, see our non-conformist religions page.
Welton le Wold Quarry, just east of the village, has yeilded the bones of a straight-tusked elephant, red deer and horse, along with three flint handaxes, a worked flake. The handaxes appear to be from 424,000-374,000 years ago.
In 1911, Captain William Henry SMYTH of Elkington Hall was one of the principal landowners in the parish. The other was the church rector.