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Norfolk: Kimberley

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

Kimberley is about 4 miles N.W. of Wymondham.
The name may also be spelled Kimberly.

Cemeteries

Mid-Norfolk FHS
Memorial Inscriptions of the Church of St Peter, Kimberley, including Burial Registers 1768-1999.
[Mid-Norfolk FHS, 2000]
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Cemeteries

Census

See also Norfolk Parish Links: Censuses

Church Directories

Church History

Church of St Peter
Description and pictures.
Church of St Peter
Description, picture, location, etc.

Church Records

Parish Register Transcripts
Baptisms 1813-1880
Marriages
These are not included in Boyd's Marriage Index or Phillimore's Marriage Registers.
Burial Registers
See Cemeteries, above.
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), Kimberley was in Forehoe Registration District.

See also Norfolk Parish Links: Civil Registration

Description and Travel

Kimberley and Carleton Forehoe Parish Council
Parish council, minutes, parish councillors, etc.
Rowles, Helen
Kimberley, Portrait of a Village.
[Video, 1996]
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Description and Travel

Directories

See also Norfolk Parish Links: Directories

Historical Geography

Kimberley is in Forehoe hundred.

History

Kelly, Geoffrey Ian
Manor Farm, Kimberley, a history.
[Unpublished typescript in Norwich Local Studies Library, 1984]

Land and Property

Inclosure
See Carleton Forehoe
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Land and Property

Maps

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

Names, Personal

Wodehouse
See Norfolk People and Families

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
18011627136
18111726149
18211726145
18312627138
184130--148
185131--137
Year   Inhabited
Houses
Families Population
186128--112
18713636161
18813739181
18914040179
19014343179
1911--42155

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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July 2007