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Saxby All Saints

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Census

  • The parish was in the Barton sub-district of the Glanford Brigg Registration District.
  • Check our Census Resource page for county-wide resources.
  • The table below gives census piece numbers, where known:
Census
Year
Piece No.
1871R.G. 10 / 3438
1891R.G. 12 / 2629
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Church History

  • The Anglican parish church is dedicated to All Saints.
  • Some of the church plate dates from the 1500s, but the date of the original church structure is unknown.
  • The church was rebuilt in 1848 from a design by George G. SCOTT.
  • The church seats 226.
  • There is a photograph of All Saints church on the Wendy PARKINSON Church Photos web site.
  • Here is a photo of All Saints Church, taken by Ron COLE (who retains the copyright):

 

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Church Records

  • The Anglican parish register dates from 1719.
  • The Lincolnshire FHS has published several marriage indexes and a burial index for the Yarborough Deanery to make your search easier.
  • Check our Church Records page for county-wide resources.
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Civil Registration

  • The parish was in the Barton sub-district of the Glanford Brigg Registration District.
  • Check our Civil Registration page for sources and background on Civil Registration which began in July, 1837.
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Description & Travel

Saxby is both a village and a parish 5 miles south of Barton on Humber. To the north is Horkstow parish and to the south is Bonby parish. The parish covers about 2,400 acres.

The village sits in a small vale in the Wolds overlooking the Ancholme River valley. If you are planning a visit:

  • By automobile, take the B1204 arterial road south out of South Ferriby or north out of Brigg.
  • Visit our touring page for more sources.
You can see pictures of Saxby All Saints which are provided by:

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Gazetteers

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Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which Saxby All Saints has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.

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Manors

  • Saxby Hall is mentioned in the old directories, but not described.
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Maps

  • See our Maps page for additional resources.

You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SE991168 (Lat/Lon: 53.638176, -0.50271), Saxby All Saints which are provided by:

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Politics & Government

  • This place was an ancient parish in Lincoln county and became a modern Civil Parish when those were established.
  • The parish was in the ancient Yarborough Wapentake in the Glanford district in the parts of Lindsey.
  • Kelly's 1900 Directory of Lincolnshire places the parish, perhaps erroneously, in the North Lindsey division of the county.
  • District governance is currently provided by the North Lincolnshire Council.
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Poor Houses, Poor Law

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Population

YearInhabitants
1801215
1831260
1841287
1871286
1881327
1891302
1901298
1911274
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Schools

  • The parish school was enlarged in 1855 to hold up to 90 children.
  • For more on researching school records, see our Schools Research page.