Beeston St Andrew, Norfolk Genealogy

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Guide to Beeston St Andrew, Norfolk ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Beeston St Andrew, Norfolk
Type England Jurisdictions
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Taverham
County Norfolk, England Genealogy
Poor Law Union St Faith's
Registration District St Faiths
Records begin
Parish registers: 1673; For more records see Sprowston
Bishop's Transcripts: 1721
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Taverham
Diocese Norwich
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Archdeaconry of Norwich
Location of Archive
Norfolk Record Office

Parish History[edit | edit source]

BEESTON (St. Andrew), a parish, in the union of St. Faith's, hundred of Taverham, E. division of Norfolk, 4 miles (N. N. E.) from Norwich. [1]

Resources[edit | edit source]

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]

Beeston St Andrew, Norfolk Genealogy parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:

JOIN = The Joiner Marriage Index - (£)[2]
Beeston St Andrew, Norfolk Genealogy Online Records


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Non-Conformist Records[edit | edit source]

Census Records[edit | edit source]

Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census. 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 Norfolk 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]

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Websites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England(1848), pp. 199-203. Date accessed: 29 August 2013.
  2. 'Norfolk Coverage,' The Joiner Marriage Index, accessed 11 February 2014. Described as 'Beeston next Mileham.'
  3. 'England, Norfolk, Church of England Bishops' Transcripts Parish Search/Beeston St Andrew', FamilySearch Wiki, accessed 11 April 2016.