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Mintlyn is about 2 miles E. of King's Lynn.
The name may also be spelled Mintlynn, Mintlin,
Mintling and Mintlinn.
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See also Norfolk Parish Links: Censuses
- In 1883 the parish was in the Deanery of Lynn Norfolk, in the archdeaconry of Norwich.
- The parish church is dedicated to St Michael, but it has been in
ruins since before 1845.
Nearby Churches of all denominations.
- This has been found by the Norfolk transcribers for FreeREG, in the
Mintlyn Archdeacons' Transcripts for 1668-1669.
Wm Shilling of Leziatt being
Church warden for myntlin and
goeing out of the parish at
Michaelmas 1668 carryed away
with him: the Surplice belonging
to myntlin: by reason whereof
we have been without our
The parish chappell of myntlin
is by the neglect of glazeing
and tileing soe annoyed with
fowles sticks and dirt every
weeke: that the parishioners
cannot sett decently in their
seates, neither can the clarke
procure his wages as formerly
hath beene payd him.
Thomas Herring Past
church warden, and is again
appoynted for this next yeare.
| Fras Halfhed. Curate
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Church Records
- Archdeacon's Transcripts
- These are not included in Boyd's Marriage Index or Phillimore's
For the civil registration of births, marriages and deaths between 1837
and 1930 (and for the censuses from 1851 to 1901), Mintlyn was in
Freebridge Lynn Registration District.
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Civil Registration
Description and Travel
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See also Norfolk Parish Links: Directories
Mintlyn is in Freebridge Lynn hundred.
Land and Property
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Land and Property
- See Gaywood.
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Maps
- Parish outline and location.
- See Parish Map for Freebridge Lynn Registration District, 1836
- Modern and Historical Maps
- Maps of the parish and nearby places.
Poorhouses, Poor Law, etc
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.
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