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Marsham is about 2 miles S. of Aylsham.
See also Marham
See Norfolk Parish Links: Cemeteries
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Censuses
- In 1883 the parish was in the
Deanery of Ingworth, in the archdeaconry of Norwich.
It could have been in a different deanery or archdeaconry both
before and after this date.
- The parish church is dedicated to All Saints.
Nearby Churches of all denominations.
- Church of All Saints
- Description and pictures.
- Church of All Saints
- Services, description, pictures, etc.
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Church Records
- Michell, Arthur Tompson (editor)
- The Parish Register of Marsham, Norfolk, from 1538 to 1836.
[Norwich, Jarrold and Sons, 1889]
- These are included in
Boyd's Marriage Index.
They are not included in Phillimore's Marriage Registers.
For the civil registration of births, marriages and deaths between 1837
and 1930 (and for the censuses from 1851 to 1901), Marsham was in
Aylsham Registration District.
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Civil Registration
Description and Travel
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Description and Travel
- Marsham Bolwick Water Mill
- Description, history and pictures.
- Marsham Post Mill
- Description, history and map.
- Marsham Mill Farm Post Mill
- Description and map.
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Directories
Marsham is in South Erpingham Hundred.
- Parish outline and location.
- See Parish Map for South Erpingham Hundred
- Description of South Erpingham Hundred
- 1845: White's History, Gazetteer, and Directory of Norfolk
Land and Property
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Land and Property
- See Hevingham
- Modern and Historical Maps
- Maps of the parish.
See Norfolk Parish Links: Military Records
Poorhouses, Poor Law, etc
- After 1834 Marsham became part of the
and the workhouses were at
These were replaced by a new workhouse at
Aylsham in 1849.
- Buxton and other parishes poor relief and employment act, 1806.
These figures are from the population tables which were produced after the
10-yearly national censuses. The "Families" heading includes families and
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.
- 1821 Census
- "Bombazines and worsteds are now manufactured at Marsham."
- 1861 Census
- "The decrease of population in Colby, Scottow, and Marsham
parishes is attributed to migration".
- 1901 Census
- "Including Fengate, and Little London."
"A considerable proportion of the population of Marsham Civil
Parish was enumerated in the Norfolk Industrial School."
- 1911 Census
- Out of the population of 651, 107 were in a large establishment
or institution. This was probably the Norfolk Industrial School.
See Norfolk Parish Links: Voting Registers
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