Claythorpe, Lincolnshire Genealogy
Guide to Claythorpe, Lincolnshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
|Poor Law Union||Louth|
|Parish registers: None; For records see Belleau with Clathorpe, Aby and Greenfield|
|Bishop's Transcripts: None|
|Probate Court||Court of the Bishop of Lincoln (Episcopal Consistory)|
|Location of Archive|
|Lincolnshire Record Office|
Chapelry History[edit | edit source]
CLAYTHORPE, a chapelry, in the parish of Belleau with Claythorpe, Aby and Greenfield, Lincolnshire, union of Louth, Marsh division of the hundred of Calceworth, parts of Lindsey, county of Lincoln, 4 miles (N. W. by W.) from Alford. 
Resources[edit | edit source]
Civil Registration[edit | edit source]
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]
Claythorpe parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
|Claythorpe 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.
Claythorpe was a chapelry of Belleau with Claythorpe, Aby and Greenfield Ecclesiastical Parish see Belleau with Claythorpe, Aby and Greenfield, Lincolnshire records.
Link to the FamilySearch Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection Claythorpe
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]
Claythorpe link in Genuki goes to Belleau
References[edit | edit source]
- Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 624-626. Date accessed: 13 August 2013.