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Norfolk: Cockthorpe

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Cockthorpe is about 7 miles W.N.W. of Holt.

Cemeteries

Blakeney Area Historical Society
Cockthorpe Churchyard - the monuments and monumental inscriptions.
[Blakeney Area Historical Society, The Glaven Historian, Vol 9, 2006]
See also 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
Picture of the church.

Church Records

Parish Register Transcripts
Marriages.
Archdeacons' Transcripts
Baptisms 1764-1811, Marriages 1768-1802 and Burials 1765-1808.
[Parish Register Transcription Society, Dart Series, 2000?]
Marriages
These are not included in Boyd's Marriage Index or Phillimore's Marriage Registers.
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), Cockthorpe was in Walsingham Registration District.

See also Norfolk Parish Links: Civil Registration

Description and Travel

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Directories

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Historical Geography

Cockthorpe is in North Greenhoe Hundred.
Parish outline and location.
See Parish Map for North Greenhoe Hundred
Description of North Greenhoe Hundred
1845: White's History, Gazetteer, and Directory of Norfolk

Land and Property

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Maps

Modern and Historical Maps
Maps of the parish.

Military Records

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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
18014632
18114631
18214632
18317741
18418--42
18516--42
Year   Inhabited
Houses
Families Population
1861  7--42
1871101051
1881101180
1891111367
1901111159
1911--1267

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

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September 2008