Place:Bilsby, Lincolnshire, England

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NameBilsby
Alt namesAsserbysource: Family History Library Catalog
Billesbisource: Domesday Book (1985) p 168
TypeInhabited place
Coordinates53.267°N 0.217°E
Located inLincolnshire, England
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Bilsby is a village and civil parish in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England. It is situated on the A1111 Alford to Sutton-on-Sea road, east from the town of Alford. Thurlby and Asserby are hamlets located within the parish of Bilsby.

According to the 2001 census it had a population of 415.

Bilsby is mentioned in the Domesday Book of 1086 as a settlement of eighteen households. The English surname Billing derives from Bilsby, and the village name may be derived from the Norse goddess Bil.

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