East Beckham, Norfolk Genealogy
Parish History[edit | edit source]
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: firstname.lastname@example.org
Church records[edit | edit source]
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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
|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.
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Census records[edit | edit source]
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any unique information, such as the census for X year was destroyed.
http://www.1881pubs.com/ for details of public houses in the 1881 census
http://www.btinternet.com/~e.c.apling/1891Census/EastBeckham.htm transcript of 1891 census
Poor Law Unions[edit | edit source]
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]
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