Search billions of records on Ancestry.com

Lincolnshire logo

Scotton

Note: This parish should not be confused with Crown Scotton in northern Yorkshire.

Description and Travel

Scotton is a village and parish on the River Eau. It lies 9 miles northeast of Gainsborough and 165 miles north of London. Scotter parish lies to the north, Laughton parish and Northorpe parish to the south. Prior to the mid-nineteenth century, the parish covered about 3,900 acres and included the township of East Ferry. Since then, East Ferry has become its own parish.

If you are planning a visit:

Top

Census

Census
Year
Piece No.
1841 H.O. 107 / 643
1851 H.O. 107 / 2119
1861 R.G. 9 / 2406
1871 R.G. 10 / 3441
1881 R.G. 11 / 3293
1891 R.G. 12 / 2632
1901 R.G. 13 / 3109
Top

Church History

St. Genewys Church

East Ferry Church

Top

Church Records

Top

Civil Registration

Top

History

Scotton history includes some famous figures:

Top

Maps

Top

Military History

Top

Military Records

Top

Names, Geographical

Top

Politics and Governance

Top

Poorhouses, Poor Law, etc.

Top

Population

    Year  Inhabitants
1801 242
1831 353
1851 488
1861 482
1881 403
1891 219
1911 276
1991 578
Top

Schools

Top

Return to the Alphabetical Index


Last updated on 14-January-2014
Click here to send any questions and/or comments about this site to the Lincolnshire County Coordinator.

© 2001 EnglandGenWeb Project