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Norfolk: Kettlestone

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

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

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 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?]
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), Kettlestone was in Walsingham Registration District.

See also Norfolk Parish Links: Civil Registration

Description and Travel

Kettlestone and Pensthorpe Parish Council
Councillors, meetings, etc.
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

Directories

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.

Land and Property

Great Britain. Inclosure Commissioners
Statement of claims (35): Thursford and Kettlestone.
Drawn up in pursuance of the Act of Inclosure, 1827.
[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

Maps

Parish outline and location.
See Parish Map for Walsingham 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
1801----166
18112942210
18213044230
18314654221
184146--219
185144--209
Year   Inhabited
Houses
Families Population
186146--223
18714243176
18814244185
18914141187
19014546211
1911--46220

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