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Gate Burton (or Burton Gate)

Census

 Census
Year
 Piece Numbers
1861 R.G. 9 / 2411
1871 R.G. 10 / 3449
1891 R.G. 12 / 2637
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Church History

Saint Helen's Church

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Church Records

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Civil Registration

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Description and Travel

Gate Burton (or Burton Gate) is both a village and parish in the north of Lincolnshire. The parish lies 4.5 miles south of Gainsborough with Marton parish just to the south and Willingham parish to the east. The parish covers about 1,100 acres.

The village is small and often is just called "Burton", but there are several of those in Lincolnshire. The village of Littleborough is across the Trent River. If you are planning a visit:

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Manors

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Maps

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Military History

In 1882, Lieut.-Colonel George M. HUTTON lived in Gate Burton Hall. He had been born in Gate Burton in Dec., 1834 and was buried here in early 1901.

Gate Burton is a "Thankful Village," a designation given to villages which lost no servicemen or women in World War I. The village sent 43 people off to war and they all returned safely.

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Politics and Governance

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Poorhouses, Poor Law, etc.

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Population

     Year  Inhabitants
1801 63
1831 101
1871 109
1881 97
1891 118
1901 81
1911 96
1921 107
1931 88
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Schools

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