Place:East Firsby, Lincolnshire, England

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NameEast Firsby
Alt namesFrisebisource: Domesday Book (1985) p 170
TypeAncient parish, Civil parish, Township
Coordinates53.35°N 0.483333°W
Located inLincolnshire, England
Also located inLincoln (registration district), Lincolnshire, England     (1837 - 1936)

Description

East Firsby was an ancient parish and township in the county of Lincoln. The township of West Firsby was originally contained within the parish of East Firsby, but the townships were made separate civil parishes in the 19th century. In 1936, the parish of East Firsby was abolished and the lands were joined to the parish of West Firsby.[1]

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source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog
  1. "Relationships & unit history of East Firsby", A Vision of Britain Through Time, accessed 16 September 2011.