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[[Norfolk Record Office]]&nbsp;reference PD 256/1-10.  
 
[[Norfolk Record Office]]&nbsp;reference PD 256/1-10.  
  
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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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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[[Henstead Poor Law Union]]  
 
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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]  
  
 
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[http://www.achurchnearyou.com/rockland-st-mary/ http://www.achurchnearyou.com/rockland-st-mary/]&nbsp;for information about the parish  
 
[http://www.achurchnearyou.com/rockland-st-mary/ http://www.achurchnearyou.com/rockland-st-mary/]&nbsp;for information about the parish  
  
[http://www.norwich.anglican.org/church?parish_id=427 http://www.norwich.anglican.org/church?parish_id=427]&nbsp;Bramerton Group Benefice for churches in the parish
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[http://www.norwich.anglican.org/church?parish_id=427 http://www.norwich.anglican.org/church?parish_id=427]&nbsp;Bramerton Group Benefice for churches in the parish  
  
[http://www.literarynorfolk.co.uk/rockland_st_mary.htm http://www.literarynorfolk.co.uk/rockland_st_mary.htm]&nbsp;Literary Norfolk website
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[http://www.literarynorfolk.co.uk/rockland_st_mary.htm http://www.literarynorfolk.co.uk/rockland_st_mary.htm]&nbsp;Literary Norfolk website  
  
[http://www.wherrymansway.net/heritagehighlights.html http://www.wherrymansway.net/heritagehighlights.html]&nbsp;for references to Rockland St Mary wherry graveyard
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[http://www.wherrymansway.net/heritagehighlights.html http://www.wherrymansway.net/heritagehighlights.html]&nbsp;for references to Rockland St Mary wherry graveyard  
  
 
[http://www.britishlistedbuildings.co.uk/en-227189-church-of-st-mary-rockland-st-mary http://www.britishlistedbuildings.co.uk/en-227189-church-of-st-mary-rockland-st-mary]&nbsp;British Listed buildings<br>[http://www.norfolkchurches.co.uk/rocklandstmary/rocklandstmary.htm http://www.norfolkchurches.co.uk/rocklandstmary/rocklandstmary.htm]&nbsp;Norfolk Churches website  
 
[http://www.britishlistedbuildings.co.uk/en-227189-church-of-st-mary-rockland-st-mary http://www.britishlistedbuildings.co.uk/en-227189-church-of-st-mary-rockland-st-mary]&nbsp;British Listed buildings<br>[http://www.norfolkchurches.co.uk/rocklandstmary/rocklandstmary.htm http://www.norfolkchurches.co.uk/rocklandstmary/rocklandstmary.htm]&nbsp;Norfolk Churches website  
  
 
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Parish History[edit | edit source]

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]

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

Images of the parish register for this parish are available in historic records (formerly Record Search)

Norfolk Record Office reference PD 256/1-10.

In the general register of births marriages and deaths images available 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 support@familysearch.org for assistance by using feedback on the site.

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.

http://www.1881pubs.com/ for details of public houses in the 1881 census

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.

Web sites[edit | edit source]

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

http://www.achurchnearyou.com/rockland-st-mary/ for information about the parish

http://www.norwich.anglican.org/church?parish_id=427 Bramerton Group Benefice for churches in the parish

http://www.literarynorfolk.co.uk/rockland_st_mary.htm Literary Norfolk website

http://www.wherrymansway.net/heritagehighlights.html for references to Rockland St Mary wherry graveyard

http://www.britishlistedbuildings.co.uk/en-227189-church-of-st-mary-rockland-st-mary British Listed buildings
http://www.norfolkchurches.co.uk/rocklandstmary/rocklandstmary.htm Norfolk Churches website