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Legbourne

Census

Census
Year
Piece No.
1851 H.O. 107 / 2111
1861 R.G. 9 / 2382
1871 R.G. 10 / 3403
1891 R.G. 12 / 2608
1901 R.G. 13 / 3084
1911 R.G. 14 / 19900
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Church History

All Saints Church

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Church Records

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Civil Registration

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Description and Travel

Legbourne is a village and a parish which lies about 138 miles north of London and about 3 miles south-east of Louth. The parish is on the eastern side of the Wold Hills. The parish covers about 2,220 acres.

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History

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Manors

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Maps

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Military History

These are names on the Churchyard memorial, an obelisk, complete with abbreviations as on the memorial, which is for World War 1:

ERECTED BY THE INHABITANTS OF LEGBOURNE IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE MEN WHO GAVE ALL IN FRANCE FOR THE CAUSE OF LIBERTY IN THE EUROPEAN WAR AUG. 4, 1914 · JUNE 28, 1918.

This is a list of men and women serving their country (apparently during World War II). "Names of those from this parish on Active Service for their King and Country":

  • Arnold Edward
  • Atkinson Derrick
  • Atterby Victor
  • Baxter Maurice
  • Blanchard Ida
  • Blanchard Leslie
  • Bromfield Fred
  • Cribb Christopher
  • Cribb Henry
  • Cribb John
  • Cribb Nicholson
  • Cribb Owen
  • Dixon June
  • Dixon Philip
  • Dixon Tony
  • Dring James
  • Dring Sidney
  • Dudley William
  • Fisher Charles
  • Flinton Thomas
  • Froggatt Leonard
  • Gains Douglas
  • Gains Roger
  • Gains Roy
  • Green Eric
  • Green Betty
  • Green Margery
  • Hall Geoffrey
  • Hall Roger
  • Houghlby Frank
  • King Joseph
  • Kirkham Alfred
  • Lill Michael
  • Musson Sidney
  • Meanwell John
  • Nurse Ronald
  • Olgeirson Einar
  • Osbourne Edward
  • Pinder Frank
  • Pinder Fred
  • Plumtree Cyril
  • Rainey William
  • Ridings Harry
  • Ridings Lilly
  • Ridings Norman
  • Smart George
  • Staples Henry
  • Stevenson L
  • Summerfield Alec
  • Summerfield George
  • Sykes Iris
  • Towler Harold
  • Twigg George
  • Yarwood Kenneth
  • Yarwood Stanley
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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  Inhabitants
1801 280
1811 308
1831 449
1841 461
1871 543
1881 476
1891 464
1901 369
1911 357
1921 334
1931 416
1951 389
1961 347
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Schools

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Last updated on 13-December-2012
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