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Guide to '''Westwick, Norfolk ancestry, family history, and genealogy:''' parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.  
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Guide to '''Westwick, 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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=== Parish History ===
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== Parish History ==
  
WESTWICK (St. Botolph), a '''parish''', in the Tunstead and Happing incorporation, hundred of Tunstead, E. division of Norfolk, 2¾ miles (S.) from North Walsham. <ref>Samuel A. Lewis,[http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51393#s18 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''](1848), pp. 527-529. Date accessed: 06 August 2013.</ref>  
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WESTWICK (St. Botolph), a '''parish''', in the Tunstead and Happing incorporation, hundred of Tunstead, E. division of Norfolk, 2¾ miles (S.) from North Walsham. <ref>Lewis, Samuel A.,[http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51393#s18 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''](1848), pp. 527-529. Date accessed: 06 August 2013.</ref>  
  
 
<br> Westwick St Botolph is an Ancient parish in the Waxham deanery of the Diocese of Norwich.<br>The church is within the Westwick House estate and was the estate church with few inhabitants outside the estate.  
 
<br> Westwick St Botolph is an Ancient parish in the Waxham deanery of the Diocese of Norwich.<br>The church is within the Westwick House estate and was the estate church with few inhabitants outside the estate.  
  
=== Resources ===
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== Resources ==
  
==== Civil Registration ====
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=== Civil Registration ===
  
 
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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*North Walsham 1939-1974
 
*North Walsham 1939-1974
  
==== Church records  ====
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=== Church Records ===
  
 
{{PAGENAME}} parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:  
 
{{PAGENAME}} parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:  
  
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''BOYD''' = [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records Boyd's Marriage Index (findmypast) - (£)]<ref>Percival Boyd, ''A List of Parishes in Boyd's Marriage Index'' (London: Society of Genealogists, 1987). Digital version at {{FSbook|1727134}}.</ref>
 
| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''BOYD''' = [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records Boyd's Marriage Index (findmypast) - (£)]<ref>Percival Boyd, ''A List of Parishes in Boyd's Marriage Index'' (London: Society of Genealogists, 1987). Digital version at {{FSbook|1727134}}.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FS PRs''' = {{RecordSearch|1416598|England, Norfolk, Parish Registers, 1538-1900 (FamilySearch) - free}}<ref>[https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https://familysearch.org/recapi/sord/collection/1416598/waypoints 'England, Norfolk, Parish Registers (County Record Office), 1538-1900'], ''FamilySearch,'' accessed 17 March 2014.</ref>
 
| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FS PRs''' = {{RecordSearch|1416598|England, Norfolk, Parish Registers, 1538-1900 (FamilySearch) - free}}<ref>[https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https://familysearch.org/recapi/sord/collection/1416598/waypoints 'England, Norfolk, Parish Registers (County Record Office), 1538-1900'], ''FamilySearch,'' accessed 17 March 2014.</ref>
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''IGI''' = [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free]<ref>Hugh Wallis, [http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~hughwallis/IGIBatchNumbers/CountyNorfolk.htm#PageTitle 'IGI Batch Numbers for Norfolk, England,'] ''IGI Batch Numbers,'' accessed 20 March 2014.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''IGI''' = [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free]<ref>Hugh Wallis, [http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~hughwallis/IGIBatchNumbers/CountyNorfolk.htm#PageTitle 'IGI Batch Numbers for Norfolk, England,'] ''IGI Batch Numbers,'' accessed 20 March 2014.</ref>
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''JOIN''' = [http://joinermarriageindex.co.uk/ The Joiner Marriage Index - (£)]<ref>[http://joinermarriageindex.co.uk/marriage-records/Norfolk/ 'Norfolk Coverage,'] ''The Joiner Marriage Index,'' accessed 11 February 2014.</ref>
 
| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''JOIN''' = [http://joinermarriageindex.co.uk/ The Joiner Marriage Index - (£)]<ref>[http://joinermarriageindex.co.uk/marriage-records/Norfolk/ 'Norfolk Coverage,'] ''The Joiner Marriage Index,'' accessed 11 February 2014.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''NTA''' = [http://www.genealogy.doun.org/transcriptions/index.php Norfolk Transcription Archive - free]<ref>[http://www.genealogy.doun.org/transcriptions/index.php ''Norfolk Transcription Archive,''] accessed 14 April 2014.</ref>
 
| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''NTA''' = [http://www.genealogy.doun.org/transcriptions/index.php Norfolk Transcription Archive - free]<ref>[http://www.genealogy.doun.org/transcriptions/index.php ''Norfolk Transcription Archive,''] accessed 14 April 2014.</ref>
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''PRTS''' = [http://prtsoc.frontisgroup.com/bin/index.php The Parish Register Transcription Society - (£)]<ref>[http://prtsoc.frontisgroup.com/bin/index.php 'Parish Records - Coverage'], ''The Parish Register Transcription Society,'' accessed 7 October 2013.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''PRTS''' = [http://prtsoc.frontis.co/bin/index.php The Parish Register Transcription Society - (£)]<ref>[http://prtsoc.frontis.co/bin/index.php 'Parish Records - Coverage'], ''The Parish Register Transcription Society,'' accessed 7 October 2013.</ref>
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''TIN''' = [http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~tinstaafl/ Tinstaafl Transcripts - free]<ref>[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~tinstaafl/ 'Norfolk Baptism Project 1813 to 1880,'] ''Tinstaafl Transcripts,'' accessed 10 April 2014.</ref>
 
| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''TIN''' = [http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~tinstaafl/ Tinstaafl Transcripts - free]<ref>[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~tinstaafl/ 'Norfolk Baptism Project 1813 to 1880,'] ''Tinstaafl Transcripts,'' accessed 10 April 2014.</ref>
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''PRTS'''  
 
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''PRTS'''  
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://prtsoc.frontisgroup.com/bin/index.php '''1642-1811''']  
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://prtsoc.frontis.co/bin/index.php '''1642-1811''']  
 
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>  
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://prtsoc.frontisgroup.com/bin/index.php '''1642-1836''']  
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://prtsoc.frontis.co/bin/index.php '''1642-1836''']  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>  
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://prtsoc.frontisgroup.com/bin/index.php '''1642-1811''']  
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://prtsoc.frontis.co/bin/index.php '''1642-1811''']  
 
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[[Norfolk Record Office]] reference PD 623/1-4  
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[[Norfolk Record Office]] reference PD 623/1-4
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===== Non-Conformist Records =====
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*'''1717''' [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/england-and-wales-roman-catholics-1717 England & Wales, Roman Catholics, 1717] at FindMyPast ($), index and images
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*'''1613-1901''' {{RecordSearch|1824696|England, Norfolk Non-conformist Records, 1613-1901}} at FamilySearch - [[England, Norfolk, Non-conformist Records - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use this Collection]]; index (''dates may vary by parish'')
  
==== Census records  ====
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=== Census Records ===
  
 
{{British Census|438866}}  
 
{{British Census|438866}}  
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[http://www.btinternet.com/~e.c.apling/1891Census/Westwick.htm http://www.btinternet.com/~e.c.apling/1891Census/Westwick.htm] transcript of 1891 census  
 
[http://www.btinternet.com/~e.c.apling/1891Census/Westwick.htm http://www.btinternet.com/~e.c.apling/1891Census/Westwick.htm] transcript of 1891 census  
  
==== Poor Law Unions  ====
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=== Poor Law Unions  ===
  
 
For Tunstead and Happing see [http://www.institutions.org.uk/workhouses/england/norf/smallburgh_workhouse.htm http://www.institutions.org.uk/workhouses/england/norf/smallburgh_workhouse.htm]  
 
For Tunstead and Happing see [http://www.institutions.org.uk/workhouses/england/norf/smallburgh_workhouse.htm http://www.institutions.org.uk/workhouses/england/norf/smallburgh_workhouse.htm]  
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[[Norfolk Poor Law Unions]]  
 
[[Norfolk Poor Law Unions]]  
  
==== Probate records ====
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=== Probate Records ===
  
 
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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{{reflist}} {{Norfolk}}  
 
{{reflist}} {{Norfolk}}  
  
[[Category:Norfolk]]
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[[Category:Norfolk Parishes]]

Latest revision as of 11:04, 16 April 2021


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

Westwick, Norfolk
Type Ancient Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Tunstead
County Norfolk
Poor Law Union Tunstead and Happing
Registration District Tunstead
Records begin
Parish registers: 1642
Bishop's Transcripts: 1698
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Waxham
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]

WESTWICK (St. Botolph), a parish, in the Tunstead and Happing incorporation, hundred of Tunstead, E. division of Norfolk, 2¾ miles (S.) from North Walsham. [1]


Westwick St Botolph is an Ancient parish in the Waxham deanery of the Diocese of Norwich.
The church is within the Westwick House estate and was the estate church with few inhabitants outside the estate.

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.

  • Tunstead 1837-1869
  • Smallburgh 1870-1938
  • North Walsham 1939-1974

Church Records[edit | edit source]

Westwick, Norfolk Genealogy parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:

BOYD = Boyd's Marriage Index (findmypast) - (£)[2]
FREG = FreeREG - free[3]
FS ATs = England, Norfolk Archdeacon's Transcripts, 1600-1812 (FamilySearch) - free[4]
FS BTs = England, Norfolk, Bishop's Transcripts, 1685-1941 (FamilySearch) - free[5]
FS PRs = England, Norfolk, Parish Registers, 1538-1900 (FamilySearch) - free[6]
IGI = International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free[7]
JOIN = The Joiner Marriage Index - (£)[8]
NTA = Norfolk Transcription Archive - free[9]
PRTS = The Parish Register Transcription Society - (£)[10]
TIN = Tinstaafl Transcripts - free[11]
WESTWICK PARISH (1642) Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
BOYD
1642-1836

FREG 1642-1880
1642-1836
1642-1812
FS ATs 1725-1812 1725-1812 1725-1812
FS BTs Undefined Undefined Undefined Undefined Undefined Undefined
FS PRs Undefined 1642-1812 Undefined 1642-1838 Undefined 1642-1812
IGI 1642-1812 1642-1650, 1663-1836
JOIN
1754-1836

NTA 1790-1812
1754-1836
1790-1799
PRTS 1642-1811
1642-1836
1642-1811
TIN 1813-1880

Norfolk Record Office reference PD 623/1-4

Non-Conformist Records[edit | edit source]

Census Records[edit | edit source]

Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census Records and Indexes Online. 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/Westwick.htm transcript of 1891 census

Poor Law Unions[edit | edit source]

For Tunstead and Happing see http://www.institutions.org.uk/workhouses/england/norf/smallburgh_workhouse.htm

Norfolk Poor Law Unions

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. 527-529. Date accessed: 06 August 2013.
  2. Percival Boyd, A List of Parishes in Boyd's Marriage Index (London: Society of Genealogists, 1987). Digital version at FamilySearch Digital Library.
  3. 'Norfolk Coverage', FreeREG, accessed 27 February 2014.
  4. 'England, Norfolk Archdeacon's Transcripts, 1600-1812,' FamilySearch, accessed 31 March 2014.
  5. 'England, Norfolk, Bishop's Transcripts, 1685-1941', FamilySearch, accessed 31 March 2014.
  6. 'England, Norfolk, Parish Registers (County Record Office), 1538-1900', FamilySearch, accessed 17 March 2014.
  7. Hugh Wallis, 'IGI Batch Numbers for Norfolk, England,' IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 20 March 2014.
  8. 'Norfolk Coverage,' The Joiner Marriage Index, accessed 11 February 2014.
  9. Norfolk Transcription Archive, accessed 14 April 2014.
  10. 'Parish Records - Coverage', The Parish Register Transcription Society, accessed 7 October 2013.
  11. 'Norfolk Baptism Project 1813 to 1880,' Tinstaafl Transcripts, accessed 10 April 2014.