Description and Travel

Hougham is both a village and a parish on the north bank of the River Witham, six miles north-northwest of Grantham and 112 miles north of London. Marston parish lies to the south, just across the river, and Barkston parish to the east. The parish covers about 2,600 acres in a roughly east-west rectangular orientation.

The village of Hougham boasts of pre-Conquest origins. The River Witham runs past the southern edge of the village, heading west to Long Bennington. If you are planning a visit:

Census

Church History

All Saints Church

Church Records

Civil Registration

Many thanks to http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~englin/H/hougham.htm for the above