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Norfolk: Brinton

For more information about this parish see Norfolk Parish Links.
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Modern and Historical Maps of this Parish.

Brinton is about 3 miles S.W. of Holt.
See also Briston.

Cemeteries

The Monumental Inscriptions in the Hundred of Holt (Walter Rye).
The parishes covered include Brinton.
See Thornage
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Cemeteries

Census

See also Norfolk Parish Links: Censuses

Church Directories

Church History

Church of St Andrew
Description and pictures.
Church of St Andrew
Services, etc.

Church Records

Archdeacons' Transcripts
Baptisms 1706-1812, Marriages 1730-1810 and Burials 1706-1812.
[Parish Register Transcription Society, Dart Series, 2000?]
Marriages
These are not included in Boyd's Marriage Index or Phillimore's Marriage Registers.
Consolidation of Thornage and Brinton Churches
1759
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Church Records

Civil Registration

For the civil registration of births, marriages and deaths between 1837 and 1869 (and for the censuses in 1851 and 1861), Brinton was in Erpingham Registration District.

In 1869 it was transferred to Walsingham Registration District for civil registration until 1930, and for the censuses of 1871 to 1901.

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

Brinton is in Holt hundred.

History

Walton, Jane-Ann
Brinton's former trades.
[Friends of Brinton, Village History Paper 1, 1981]
Walton, Jane-Ann
Brinton from the 1838 tithe map.
[Friends of Brinton, Village History Paper 2, 1982]
Lord, John Fairbourne
Brinton's Parish Chest.
[Friends of Brinton, Village History Paper 3, 1983]
Friends of Brinton
Brinton School, 1877-1984.
[Friends of Brinton, Village History Paper 4, 1984]

Land and Property

Brinton Hall
Description and picture.
Inclosure
See Briningham
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Land and Property

Maps

Parish outline and location.
See Parish Map for Erpingham Registration District, 1836
Modern and Historical Maps
Maps of the parish and nearby places.
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Maps

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
18013647204
18113443187
18214545221
18315051199
184143--193
185140--190
Year   Inhabited
Houses
Families Population
186137--177
18713032145
18812932161
18912627116
19012828111
1911--30109

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.

Voting Registers

See Norfolk Parish Links: Voting Registers
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February 2009