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Norfolk: Mundford

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

Mundford is about 7 miles N.W. of Thetford.
See also Mundham.

Cemeteries

See Norfolk Parish Links: Cemeteries

Census

See also Norfolk Parish Links: Censuses

Church Directories

Church History

Church of St Leonard
Description, picture, minister, services, etc.
Church of St Leonard
Description and pictures.
J.R.H.
Mundford Church, village and surrounding places of interest.
[Mundford, The Church, 1984]

Mundford Methodist Church
Description, picture, minister, services, etc.

Church Records

Marriages
These are included in Boyd's Marriage Index.
They are not included in Phillimore's Marriage Registers.
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), Mundford was in Thetford Registration District.

See also Norfolk Parish Links: Civil Registration

Description and Travel

Mundford Smock Mill
Description, history and map.
Mundford Tower Mill
Description, history and map.
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Description and Travel

Directories

See also Norfolk Parish Links: Directories

Historical Geography

Mundford is in Grimshoe hundred.

Land and Property

Great Britain: Statute
Mundford Inclosure Act, 1806.
An act for confirming and establishing a division and inclosure of the open fields in the parish of Moundford [sic], in the county of Norfolk: 3rd July 1806.
[London, George Eyre and Andrew Strahan, 1806]
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Land and Property

Maps

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

Military Records

Roll of Honour
World Wars 1 and 2.

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
18013657274
18116472294
18217786397
18317585414
184186--437
185173--385
Year   Inhabited
Houses
Families Population
186171--376
18716683282
18816869285
18916871298
19017171292
1911--74274

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.

1851 Census
"The decrease of population in Mundford Parish is owing to the demolition of some old houses and the consequent removal of their inmates since 1841."

Voting Registers

See Norfolk Parish Links: Voting Registers
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March 2009