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Parish History[edit | edit source]

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]

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 623/1-4

http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~tinstaafl/Church_Pages/westwick.htm for images of the church and Baptism transcripts Norfolk Baptism Project

Census records[edit | edit source]

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

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.

Web sites[edit | edit source]

http://www.achurchnearyou.com/westwick-st-botolph/ for information about the parish.

http://www.achurchnearyou.com/westwick-st-botolph/ Norfolk Churches website for images of the church