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== Parish History  ==
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== Resources  ==
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Guide to '''Rockland St Mary, Norfolk ancestry, family history, and genealogy:''' parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records. {{Infobox England Jurisdictions
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| image = Rockland St Mary's Norfolk.jpg
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| caption =
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| Type = [[Ancient Parish]]
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| County = Norfolk
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| Hundred = Henstead
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| Poor Law Union = [http://www.workhouses.org.uk/Henstead/ Henstead]
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| Registration District = Henstead
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| PRbegin = 1558
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| BTbegin = 1691
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| Province = Canterbury
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| Diocese = Norwich
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| Archdeaconry =
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| Archdeaconries =
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| Rural Deanery = Brooke
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| Parish =
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| Peculiar =
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| Chapelry =
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| Probate Court = Court of the Archdeaconry of Norfolk
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| Archdeaconry Court =
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| Bishops Court =
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| Prerogative Court =
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| Archive = [[Norfolk Record Office]]
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=== Parish History  ===
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ROCKLAND (St. Mary), a '''parish''', in the union and hundred of Henstead, E. division of Norfolk, 5½ miles (S. E. by E.) from Norwich. <ref>Lewis, Samuel A., [http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51242#s12 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''] (1848), pp. 686-690. Date accessed: 13 May 2013.</ref>
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<br> Rockland St Mary is an Ancient Parish in the Brooke Deanery of the Diocese of Norwich.
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=== Resources  ===
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==== Civil Registration  ====
 
==== Civil Registration  ====
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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].  
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==== Church records  ====
 
==== Church records  ====
  
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
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Rockland St Mary parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
  
Images of the parish register for this parish are available in historic records (formerly Record Search)
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''ANC Transcripts''' = [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61636 Norfolk, England, Transcripts of Church of England Baptism, Marriage and Burial Registers, 1600-1935 (Ancestry) - ($)]
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''ANC 1''' = [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61045 Norfolk, England, Church of England Baptism, Marriages, and Burials, 1535-1812 (Ancestry) - ($)]
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''ANC 2''' = [https://www.ancestry.com/ Norfolk, England, Church of England Records (Ancestry) - ($)]
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FMP''' = [https://www.findmypast.com/ Norfolk Baptisms, Marriages, Burials (FindMyPast) - ($)]
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FMP BTs''' = [https://www.findmypast.com/ Norfolk Bishop's Transcripts Baptisms, Marriages, Burials (FindMyPast) - ($)]
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''TGEN''' = [https://www.thegenealogist.com/parish-records/ Norfolk Parish Records (TheGenealogist) - ($)]<ref>[https://parishregister.co.uk/online/norfolk-parish-records Searching Parish Records online (Norfolk) - The Following Parishes are Available at TheGenealogist], ''ParishRegister.co.uk'', accessed 23 April 2019.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''JOIN''' = [http://joinermarriageindex.co.uk/ The Joiner Marriage Index - ($)]
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''BOYD''' = [https://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-world-Records/england-boyds-marriage-indexes-1538-1850 England, Boyd's Marriage Indexes, 1538-1850 (FindMyPast) - free]
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''IGI''' = [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free]<ref>ArcherSoftware.co.uk</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FS Catalog PRs''' = [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog FamilySearch Catalog Parish registers - free]
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FS Catalog BTs''' = [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog FamilySearch Catalog Bishop's transcripts - free]
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[[Norfolk_Record_Office]]&nbsp;reference PD 256/1-10.
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Marriages'''''</center>
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FREG'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://www.freereg.org.uk/ '''1538-1900s''']
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''ANC 2'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FMP'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/norfolk-baptisms '''1538-1917''']
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/norfolk-marriages '''1538-1933''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/norfolk-burials '''1534-1992''']
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FMP BTs'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/norfolk-bishops-transcripts-baptisms '''1579-1913''']
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/norfolk-bishops-transcripts-marriages '''1583-1925''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/norfolk-bishops-transcripts-burials '''1583-1935''']
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''TGEN'''
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://www.thegenealogist.com/parish-records/ '''1538-1900s''']
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''JOIN'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://joinermarriageindex.co.uk/marriage-records/search/ '''1538-1837''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-world-Records/england-boyds-marriage-indexes-1538-1850 '''1538-1850''']
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In the general register of births marriages and deaths images available&nbsp;there is a known issue in the omission of images for the period 1747-1750. If you are seeking this image pending consideration of a technical resolution of a problem please contact [mailto:support@familysearch.org support@familysearch.org] for assistance by using feedback on the site.
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To find the names of the neighboring parishes, use [http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851 Map]. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.<br><br>
  
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Records are also available at the [https://www.archives.norfolk.gov.uk/ Norfolk Record Office].
  
 
==== Census records  ====
 
==== Census records  ====
  
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.
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{{British Census|438862}}
 
 
http://www.1881pubs.com/ for details of public houses in the 1881 census
 
  
 
[http://www.btinternet.com/~e.c.apling/1891Census/RocklandStMaryAndHolverstone.htm http://www.btinternet.com/~e.c.apling/1891Census/RocklandStMaryAndHolverstone.htm] transcript of 1891 census  
 
[http://www.btinternet.com/~e.c.apling/1891Census/RocklandStMaryAndHolverstone.htm http://www.btinternet.com/~e.c.apling/1891Census/RocklandStMaryAndHolverstone.htm] transcript of 1891 census  
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[[Henstead Poor Law Union]]  
 
[[Henstead Poor Law Union]]  
  
[http://www.workhouses.org.uk/index.html?Henstead/Henstead.shtml http://www.workhouses.org.uk/index.html?Henstead/Henstead.shtml]
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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 [http://www.workhouses.org.uk/index.html?Henstead/Henstead.shtml http://www.workhouses.org.uk/index.html?Henstead/Henstead.shtml]  
  
 
==== 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.  
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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]
== Web sites  ==
 
Contributor: Add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.
 
  
[[Category:Norfolk]]
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== Websites  ==
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*[http://www.origins.org.uk/genuki/NFK/places/r/rockland_st_mary/ Norfolk: Rockland St Mary] on GenUKI
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*[http://www.achurchnearyou.com/rockland-st-mary/ Rockland St Mary] on A Church Near You
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*[http://www.norwich.anglican.org/church?parish_id=427 Bramerton Group Benefice] for churches in the parish
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*[http://www.literarynorfolk.co.uk/rockland_st_mary.htm Rockland St Mary] on Literary Norfolk
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*[http://www.wherrymansway.net/heritagehighlights.html Rockland St Mary wherry graveyard references]
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*[http://www.britishlistedbuildings.co.uk/en-227189-church-of-st-mary-rockland-st-mary Church of St Mary Rockland] on British Listed buildings
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*[http://www.norfolkchurches.co.uk/rocklandstmary/rocklandstmary.htm Rockland St Mary] on Norfolk Churches
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== References  ==
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{{reflist}} {{Norfolk}}
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[[Category:Norfolk Parishes]]

Revision as of 14:39, 28 April 2020


Guide to Rockland St Mary, Norfolk ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Rockland St Mary, Norfolk
Rockland St Mary's Norfolk.jpg
Type Ancient parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Henstead
County Norfolk, England Genealogy
Poor Law Union Henstead
Registration District Henstead
Records begin
Parish registers: 1558
Bishop's Transcripts: 1691
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Brooke
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]

ROCKLAND (St. Mary), a parish, in the union and hundred of Henstead, E. division of Norfolk, 5½ miles (S. E. by E.) from Norwich. [1]


Rockland St Mary is an Ancient Parish in the Brooke 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.

Church records[edit | edit source]

Rockland St Mary parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:

FS BTs = England, Norfolk Bishop's Transcripts, 1685-1941 (FamilySearch) - free
FS PRs = England, Norfolk, Parish Registers (County Record Office), 1510-1997 (FamilySearch) - free
FS ATs = England, Norfolk Archdeacon's Transcripts, 1600-1812 (FamilySearch) - free
FS = FamilySearch - free
FREG = FreeREG - free
ANC Transcripts = Norfolk, England, Transcripts of Church of England Baptism, Marriage and Burial Registers, 1600-1935 (Ancestry) - ($)
ANC 1 = Norfolk, England, Church of England Baptism, Marriages, and Burials, 1535-1812 (Ancestry) - ($)
ANC 2 = Norfolk, England, Church of England Records (Ancestry) - ($)
FMP = Norfolk Baptisms, Marriages, Burials (FindMyPast) - ($)
FMP BTs = Norfolk Bishop's Transcripts Baptisms, Marriages, Burials (FindMyPast) - ($)
TGEN = Norfolk Parish Records (TheGenealogist) - ($)[2]
JOIN = The Joiner Marriage Index - ($)
BOYD = England, Boyd's Marriage Indexes, 1538-1850 (FindMyPast) - free
IGI = International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free[3]
FS Catalog PRs = FamilySearch Catalog Parish registers - free
FS Catalog BTs = FamilySearch Catalog Bishop's transcripts - free
Rockland St Mary Online Parish Records
Baptisms
Marriages
Burials
Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FS BTs 1685-1941
1685-1941
1685-1941
FS PRs 1510-1997
1510-1997
1510-1997
FS ATs
1600-1812
1600-1812
1600-1812
FS 1538-1975
1538-1973
1538-1991
FREG 1538-1900s
1538-1900s
1538-1900s
ANC Transcripts 1600-1935
1600-1935
1600-1935
ANC 1 1535-1812
1535-1812
1535-1812
ANC 2 1813-1915
1754-1940
1813-1990
FMP 1538-1917
1538-1933
1534-1992
FMP BTs 1579-1913
1583-1925
1583-1935
TGEN 1538-1900s
1538-1900s
1538-1900s
JOIN

1538-1837


BOYD

1538-1850


IGI



FS Catalog PRs


FS Catalog BTs


To find the names of the neighboring parishes, use England Jurisdictions 1851 Map. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.

Records are also available at the Norfolk Record Office.

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.


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

Poor Law Unions[edit | edit source]

Norfolk Poor Law Union, Norfolk Genealogys

Henstead Poor Law Union, Norfolk Genealogy

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

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. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 686-690. Date accessed: 13 May 2013.
  2. Searching Parish Records online (Norfolk) - The Following Parishes are Available at TheGenealogist, ParishRegister.co.uk, accessed 23 April 2019.
  3. ArcherSoftware.co.uk