Bracon Ash, Norfolk Genealogy

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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
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Henstead 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]

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Web sites[edit | edit source]

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