Aswarby with Swarby, Lincolnshire Genealogy
Guide to Aswarby with Swarby, Lincolnshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
|Aswarby with Swarby, Lincolnshire|
Aswarby St Denis Lincolnshire
|Poor Law Union||Sleaford|
|Parish registers: 1713; Separate registers exist for Swarby beginning 1754|
|Bishop's Transcripts: 1561; Separate records exist for Swarby beginning 1562|
|Rural Deanery||Aswardhurn with Lafford|
|Probate Court||Court of the Bishop of Lincoln (Episcopal Consistory)|
|Location of Archive|
|Lincolnshire Record Office|
Parish History[edit | edit source]
Aswarby (pronounced locally as "as-r-bee") St Denis is the ecclesiastical parish formed in 1850 from the two Ancient Parishes of Asarby and Swarby. The civil parish of Asarby and Swarby also includes Crofton.
The Church of St Denis was restored in 1840-1850
The parish should not be confused with Aswardby, Lincolnshire ASWARBY (St. Denis), a parish, in the union of Sleaford, wapentake of Aswardhurn, parts of Kesteven, county of Lincoln, 4 miles (N. by W.) from Folkingham. 
Resources[edit | edit source]
Civil Registration[edit | edit source]
This parish is in the eponymous Aswarby sub-district of Sleaford registration district.
Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The civil registration article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is FreeBMD.
Church Records[edit | edit source]
Aswarby with Swarby parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
|Aswarby with Swarby Online Parish Records|
|FMP Marr Index||1700-1837|
|FS Catalog PRs|
|FS Catalog BTs|
To find the names of the neighboring parishes, use England Jurisdictions 1851 Map. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.
Records are also available at the Lincolnshire Archives.
Material deposited at Lincolnshire Archives,
St Rumbold Street
Enquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org The website enables you to view a PDF file for all records held for each parish as part of continuing efforts to provide an online catalogue.
Aswarby parish registers date from 1715 but Bishop's transcripts from 1561.
The digitisation of parish records for the county now offers images via the Lincs to the past website (July 2011). Use advanced search terms at Search Lincs to the past to search for available images for parish registers and other records for this parish with images. Advance search terms Aswarby Par 1 will identify available images.
Census records[edit | edit source]
Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census Records and Indexes Online. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library.
Poor Law Unions[edit | edit source]
Probate records[edit | edit source]
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Lincolnshire Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.
Maps and Gazetteers[edit | edit source]
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.
Websites[edit | edit source]
References[edit | edit source]
- Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 108-112. Date accessed: 07 August 2013.