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Kettlestone is about 3 miles E. of Fakenham.
The name may also be spelled Kettleston.


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Church Directories

Church History

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

Church Records

Parish Register Transcripts
Baptisms, Marriages and Burials.
Archdeacons' Transcripts
Baptisms 1725-1811, Marriages 1725-1812 and Burials 1726-1812.
[Parish Register Transcription Society, Dart Series, 2000?]
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), Kettlestone was in Walsingham Registration District.

See also Norfolk Parish Links: Civil Registration

Description and Travel

Kettlestone Millennium Task Force
Kettlestone Millennium book, 2000.
[Kettlestone Millennium Task Force, 2003]
Kettlestone Post Mill
Description and history.
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Description and Travel


See also Norfolk Parish Links: Directories

Emigration and Immigration

1836: Emigrants from Heacham and Kettlestone to Quebec
Names, ages, etc.

Historical Geography

Kettlestone 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

Great Britain. Inclosure Commissioners
Statement of claims (35): Thursford and Kettlestone.
Drawn up in pursuance of the Act of Inclosure, 1827.
Great Britain: Statute
Thursford and Kettlestone inclosure act, 1827.
An act for dividing, allotting, and inclosing lands within the parishes of Thursford and Kettlestone in the county of Norfolk: 12th April 1827.
[London, George Eyre and Andrew Strahan, 1827]
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Land and Property


Modern and Historical Maps
Maps of the parish.

Military Records

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Poorhouses, Poor Law, etc


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
Families Population
Year   Inhabited
Families Population

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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September 2008