Genuki Logo Towns and Parishes   Contents and Search   Nearby Places

Norfolk: East Barsham

See Norfolk Parish Links for more information about this parish.
Search Genuki Norfolk for a NAME or a PLACE or a TOPIC.
What's New in Genuki Norfolk.
 

East Barsham is about 2 miles N. of Fakenham.
The name may also be spelled East Basham.
See also North Barsham and West Barsham.

Cemeteries

See Norfolk Parish Links: Cemeteries

Census

See also Norfolk Parish Links: Censuses

Church Directories

Church History

Church of All Saints
Description and pictures.
Church of All Saints
Services, etc.

Church Records

Parish Registers
List of Surnames of People who come from other Parishes
(these people are often known as "Strays")
Archdeacons' Transcripts
Baptisms 1725-1811, Marriages 1726-1811 and Burials 1725-1812.
[Parish Register Transcription Society, Dart Series, 2000?]
Marriages 1658-1837
See Phillimore's Marriage Registers, Volume 6.
Marriages
These are included in Boyd's Marriage Index.
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Church Records

Civil Registration

For the civil registration of births, marriages and deaths between 1837 and 1930 (and for the censuses from 1851 to 1901), East Barsham was in Walsingham Registration District.

See also Norfolk Parish Links: Civil Registration

Description and Travel

See Norfolk Parish Links: Description and Travel

Directories

See also Norfolk Parish Links: Directories

Historical Geography

East Barsham is in Gallow Hundred.
Parish outline and location.
See Parish Map for Gallow Hundred
Description of Gallow Hundred
1845: White's History, Gazetteer, and Directory of Norfolk

Land and Property

Musson, Jeremy
East Barsham Manor, Norfolk.
[London, Country Life, 26 Feb 2004]
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Land and Property

Maps

Modern and Historical Maps
Maps of the parish.

Military Records

See Norfolk Parish Links: Military Records

Poorhouses, Poor Law, etc

Population

These figures are from the population tables which were produced after the 10-yearly national censuses. The "Families" heading includes families and single occupiers.

Year   Inhabited
Houses
Families Population
1801----180
18114144211
18214042203
18314344219
184145--240
185148--219
Year   Inhabited
Houses
Families Population
186144--221
18714649196
18814348180
18914444196
19014040179
1911--37139

There may be more people living in detached parts of the parish (if there were any) and, if so, the number may or may not be included in the figures above. It is quite difficult to be sure from the population tables.

Other population figures

Voting Registers

See Norfolk Parish Links: Voting Registers
These pages are for personal use only. They may not be copied, and the links within them may not be harvested for use on your own web pages. Please see the Copyright Notice.

Copyright © Pat Newby.
October 2008