Kelly's Directory of Lincolnshire 1919 states :-
"HUMBY is a chapelry, 3.5 miles south-east and 7 east-by-south from Grantham, and comprises the hamlets of Great Humby in this parish and Little Humby in Ropsley parish, amalgamated under the name of Humby, March 25th, 1887.
The chapel, consisting of a very small nave only, was originally the private chapel of the Brownlow family, the former possessors of the Hall, which stood close by, and traces of the foundations of which still exist:
the chapel was restored in 1876, chiefly at the expense af J. Murgatroyd esq. the principal landowner.
The area is 1494 acres; rateable value, £I,087; population in 1911, 110"
DB 22 March 2019