UK Genealogy Archives logo

Hockerton, Nottinghamshire

Historical Description

Hockerton, a village and a parish in Notts, 1½ mile NNE of Southwell station on the M.R. Post town, money order, and telegraph office, Southwell. Acreage, 1386; population, 68. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Southwell; net value, £169 with residence. The church is old, and consists of nave and chancel, with a tower and three bells, and was thoroughly restored in 1876.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyNottinghamshire 
Ecclesiastical parishHockerton St. Nicholas 
Poor Law unionSouthwell 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.

Civil Registration

For general information about Civil Registration (births, marriages and deaths) see the Civil Registration page.

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Hockerton from the following:

Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Nottinghamshire is available to browse.


Online maps of Hockerton are available from a number of sites:

Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Nottinghamshire newspapers online:

Visitations Heraldic

The Visitation of Nottinghamshire 1569 & 1614 is available on the Heraldry page.

DistrictNewark and Sherwood
RegionEast Midlands
Postal districtNG25
Post TownSouthwell