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Norfolk: Marlingford

William White's History, Gazetteer, and Directory of Norfolk 1845

[Transcription copyright © Paddy Apling]

MARLINGFORD parish, in the vale of the Yare, 6 miles W. of Norwich, has 195 souls, and 617 acres of land, mostly the property of Thomas L'Estrange Ewen, Esq., the lord of the manor.

The Church (Virgin Mary,) is a small edifice, and the living is a discharged rectory, valued in the King's Book at £7. 12s. 8d., and in 1831 at £185. It was augmented in 1725-'6, with £200 of Queen Anne's Bounty, and £200 given by Rt. Fellowes, Esq. The tithes have been commuted for £162 per annum. The Rev. Thomas Greene is patron, and the Rev. Geo. Taylor incumbent.

The poor have the interest of £10, left by Mary Wright, in 1798.


	Carman     John         farmer
	Cater      John         gent.
	Colman     Wm.          miller
	Farrow     John         beer seller
	Franklin   Henry        farm steward
	Hipperson  Sar. Ann     schoolmistress
	Morris     Wm.          farmer
	Taylor     Rev. Arthur  curate

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See also the Marlingford parish page.

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July 1999