Dallinghoo Wield, Suffolk Genealogy

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Dallinghoo Wield

Guide to Dallinghoo Wield, Suffolk ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Dallinghoo Wield, Suffolk
Type Extra-parochial
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Wilford
County Suffolk
Poor Law Union Woodbridge
Registration District Woodbridge
Records begin
Parish registers: For records see surrounding parishes
Bishop's Transcripts: For records see surrounding parishes
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Not Applicable
Diocese Not Applicable
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Search the courts of the surrounding parishes
Location of Archive
Suffolk Record Office

Parish History[edit | edit source]

DALLINGHOE WEALD, was originally created as an extra-parochial chapel residing in the parish of Dallinghoe, in the Woodbridge registration district, Suffolk; and 2½ miles W by S of Wickham-Market. [1]

"Dallinghoo, a village and a parish in Suffolk, 4 miles W from Wickham-Market Junction station on the G.E.R., and 2^ W by S of Wickham Market. There is a post office under Wickham-Market; money order and telegraph office, Wickham-Market. Acreage, 1536 ; population, 260. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Norwich; value, £240. The church is an ancient building of flint and stone, chiefly in the Perpendicular style. Dallinghoe Weald, formerly extra-parochial, is now a parish in Woodbridge district, with an area of 33 acres".[2]
 Refer to the works listed in Suffolk Gazetteers or England Gazetteers for source material.

Resources[edit | edit source]

If you live in Suffolk you will have access to a variety of resources at local archives and libraries.  For those who live further afield, one can access microfilm and online records at Family History Centres.  Refer to the parish and Suffolk in the FamilySearch Catalogue for available records.

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The civil registration article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is FreeBMD.

Church records[edit | edit source]

Dallinghoo Wield parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:

FS = FamilySearch - free
FMP = Suffolk Baptism, Marriage, Burial Indexes (FindMyPast) - ($)
ANC = Suffolk, England, Extracted Church of England Parish Records, 1538-1850 (Ancestry) - ($)
BOYD = England, Boyd's Marriage Indexes, 1538-1850 (FindMyPast) - free
NBI = National Burial Index (FindMyPast) - free
IGI = International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free[3]
FS Catalog PRs = FamilySearch Catalog Parish registers - free
Dallinghoo Wield Online Parish Records
Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FS 1538-1975
FMP 1538-1911
ANC 1538-1850




FS Catalog PRs

To find the names of the neighboring parishes, use England Jurisdictions 1851 Map. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.

Records are also available at the Suffolk Record Office.

Census records[edit | edit source]

Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census Records and Indexes Online. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library.

Probate records[edit | edit source]

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Suffolk Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.

Maps and Gazetteers[edit | edit source]

Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.

Websites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. John Marius Wilson, Dallinghoo Weald Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales. Date accessed: 24 September 2013.
  2. Brabner, John Henry Fryden, The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England and Wales, published: London, 1894-5. Date accessed: 13 March 2013.
  3. ArcherSoftware.co.uk