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== Parish History  ==
 
== Parish History  ==
  
Bracon Ash St Nicholas is an Ancient Parish in the diocese of Norwich.<br>  
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Bracon Ash St Nicholas is an Ancient Parish in the diocese of Norwich.<br>
  
The church has an extension to form the mausoleum of the Berney family and has fourteenth century architecture.
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The church has an extension to form the mausoleum of the Berney family and has fourteenth century architecture.  
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Civil Registration  ====
 
==== Civil Registration  ====
  
 
Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The [[England Civil Registration|civil registration]] article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is [http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD].  
 
Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The [[England Civil Registration|civil registration]] article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is [http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD].  
  
*Henstead 1837-1938 sometimes Humbleyard and Henstead in early registrations
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*Henstead 1837-1938 sometimes Humbleyard and Henstead in early registrations  
*Norwich Outer 1939-1974
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*Norwich Outer 1939-1974  
 
*Norwich
 
*Norwich
  
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Norfolk Record Office reference PD 206 / 1-6<br>
 
Norfolk Record Office reference PD 206 / 1-6<br>
  
This parish does not appear on Record Search as no microfilm for the parish is held<br>A search of the Family History Library Catalogue indicates that the following Archdeacon's transcripts are on film but these have not yet been converted to digital images for publication<br>  
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This parish does not appear on Record Search as no microfilm for the parish is held<br>A search of the Family History Library Catalogue indicates that the following Archdeacon's transcripts are on film but these have not yet been converted to digital images for publication<br>
  
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| Baptisms 1725-1811 Marriages 1726-1812 Burials 1725-1812 <br>
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| Baptisms 1725-1811 Marriages 1726-1812 Burials 1725-1812  
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==== Census records  ====
 
==== Census records  ====
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Contributor: Include an overview if there is any unique information, such as the census for X year was destroyed. Add a link to online sites for indexes and/or images. Also add a link to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection.  
 
Contributor: Include an overview if there is any unique information, such as the census for X year was destroyed. Add a link to online sites for indexes and/or images. Also add a link to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection.  
  
==== Poor Law Unions<br> ====
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==== Poor Law Unions<br> ====
  
Henstead http://www.workhouses.org.uk/index.html?Henstead/Henstead.shtml<br>  
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For more information on the history of the workhouse, see Peter Higginbotham's web site: [http://workhouses.org.uk/ www.workhouses.org.uk] and&nbsp;[http://www.workhouses.org.uk/index.html?Henstead/Henstead.shtml http://www.workhouses.org.uk/index.html?Henstead/Henstead.shtml]<br>
  
[[Norfolk Poor Law Unions]]
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[[Norfolk Poor Law Unions]]  
  
 
==== Probate records  ====
 
==== Probate records  ====
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Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Norfolk Probate Records|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.  
 
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Norfolk Probate Records|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.  
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== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
 
== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>  
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Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>
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*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
 
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
 
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
 
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
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== Web sites  ==
 
== Web sites  ==
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Contributor: Add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.  
 
Contributor: Add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.  
  
 
[[Category:Norfolk]]
 
[[Category:Norfolk]]

Revision as of 20:41, 22 May 2011

England Genealogy  Gotoarrow.png  Norfolk, England Genealogy

Parish History[edit | edit source]

Bracon Ash St Nicholas is an Ancient Parish in the diocese of Norwich.

The church has an extension to form the mausoleum of the Berney family and has fourteenth century architecture.

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.

  • Henstead 1837-1938 sometimes Humbleyard and Henstead in early registrations
  • Norwich Outer 1939-1974
  • Norwich

Church records[edit | edit source]

Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, non conformist and other types of church records, such as parish chest records. Add the contact information for the office holding the original records. Add links to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection

Norfolk Record Office reference PD 206 / 1-6

This parish does not appear on Record Search as no microfilm for the parish is held
A search of the Family History Library Catalogue indicates that the following Archdeacon's transcripts are on film but these have not yet been converted to digital images for publication

Content Film
Baptisms 1725-1811 Marriages 1726-1812 Burials 1725-1812 FHL BRITISH Film
1526813 Item 3

Census records[edit | edit source]

Contributor: Include an overview if there is any unique information, such as the census for X year was destroyed. Add a link to online sites for indexes and/or images. Also add a link to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection.

Poor Law Unions
[edit | edit source]

For more information on the history of the workhouse, see Peter Higginbotham's web site: www.workhouses.org.uk and http://www.workhouses.org.uk/index.html?Henstead/Henstead.shtml

Norfolk Poor Law Union, Norfolk Genealogys

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]

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

Web sites[edit | edit source]

Contributor: Add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.