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Norfolk: Lynford

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Lynford is about 6 miles N.W. of Thetford.

Cemeteries

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Census

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Church Directories

Church History

Roman Catholic Church of Our Lady and St Stephen
Description and pictures.

Church Records

Marriages
These are not included in Boyd's Marriage Index or Phillimore's Marriage Registers.
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Civil Registration

For the civil registration of births, marriages and deaths between 1837 and 1930 (and for the censuses from 1851 to 1901), Lynford was in Thetford Registration District.

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Description and Travel

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Directories

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Historical Geography

Lynford is in Grimshoe Hundred.
Parish outline and location.
See Parish Map for Grimshoe Hundred
Description of Grimshoe 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

Roll of Honour
World Wars 1 and 2.
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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
1801  5  5  37
1811  9  9  67
18211012  52
18311617  90
184118--105
185119--  89
Year   Inhabited
Houses
Families Population
186123--  95
18712326102
18812121109
18912323101
19012121100
1911--22115

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.

1911 Census
Out of the population of 115, 19 were in one institution or large establishment.

Voting Registers

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November 2009