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England Genealogy Gotoarrow.png Norfolk, England Genealogy Gotoarrow.png Norfolk Parishes

East Beckham, Norfolk
Type England Jurisdictions
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred North Erpingham
County Norfolk, England Genealogy
Poor Law Union Erpingham
Registration District Erpingham
Records begin
Parish registers: None; For records see Alymerton and see Gresham
Bishop's Transcripts: None
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Repps
Diocese Norwich
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Archdeaconry of Norfolk
Location of Archive
Norfolk Record Office

Parish History[edit | edit source]

BECKHAM, EAST (St. Helen), a parish, in the union of Erpingham, hundred of North Erpingham, E. division of Norfolk, 4½ miles (W. by S.) from Cromer. [1] East Beckham St Helen is an Ancient Parish in the Repps deanery of the Diocese of Norwich.

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.

  • Erpingham 1837-1938
  • North Walsham 1939-1974
  • The Register Office, 18 Kings Arms Street, North Walsham, NR28 9JX.
    Tel/Fax: 01692 406220. E-mail: registration.nwalsham@norfolk.gov.uk

Church records[edit | edit source]

Images of the parish registers may be viewed online in Historic Records (formerly Record Search) Norfolk Record Office reference PD 652 East Beckham with West Beckham

Content
Film
Baptisms, 1689-1812; marriages, 1689-1749; burials, 1695-1812. Baptisms, 1813-1900; baptisms in Beckham workhouse, 1867-1900. Marriages, 1756-1811; banns, 1756-1805. Marriages, 1813-1836. Burials, 1813-1901. Banns, 1824-1904.
FHL BRITISH Film
2262677 Items 1 - 6


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.


b.

http://www.btinternet.com/~e.c.apling/1891Census/EastBeckham.htm transcript of 1891 census

Poor Law Unions[edit | edit source]

Erpingham http://www.institutions.org.uk/workhouses/england/norf/erpingham_workhouse.htm

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.

Websites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Samuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England(1848), pp. 188-194. Date accessed: 19 September, 2013.