Fritton St Catherine, Norfolk Genealogy
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Parish History[edit | edit source]
Fritton St Catherine is an Ancient Parish in the Depwade deanery of the Diocese of Norwich.
Fritton is now part of Morningthorpe civil parish and lies close to Morningthorpe, Norfolk Genealogy parish.
It should not be confused with the other Fritton parish in the Diocese Fritton, Suffolk Genealogy
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.
- Depwade 1837-1935
- Part of Morningthorpe in Depwade 1935-1974
- The Register Office, Council Offices, Market Hill, Diss, IP22 3JX.
Tel: 01379 643915. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
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 71/ 1-7
http://www.doun.org/transcriptions/documents.php?register_id=227&district_id=4&document_type=300 Burials transcripts from parish registers Norfolk Transcription Archive
http://www.doun.org/transcriptions/documents.php?register_id=227&district_id=4&document_type=160 Bishop's Transcripts Norfolk Transcription archive
The images displayed under the way point Fritton include a marriage book 1838-1901 53 images which are for Fritton, Suffolk Genealogy and have been loaded with other record images for this parish.
Census records[edit | edit source]
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http://www.1881pubs.com/ for details of public houses in the 1881 census
http://www.btinternet.com/~e.c.apling/1891Census/Fritton.htm transcript of 1891 census
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?Depwade/Depwade.shtml
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]
http://www.achurchnearyou.com/fritton-st-catherine/ for information about the parish.
http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50973 British History online
http://www.paintedchurch.org/frittong.htm st George and the Dragon wall painting
http://www.norfolkchurches.co.uk/fritton/fritton.htm Norfolk Churches website