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Norfolk: Mundford

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


See Norfolk Parish Links: Cemeteries


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.
Mundford Church, village and surrounding places of interest.
[Mundford, The Church, 1984]
Methodist Church
Minister, services, picture, etc.
Follow the link to the home page, then search for the church.

Church Records

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


See also Norfolk Parish Links: Directories

Historical Geography

Mundford 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

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


Modern and Historical Maps
Maps of the parish.

Military Records

Roll of Honour
World Wars 1 and 2.
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Military Records

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 single occupiers.

Year   Inhabited
Families Population
Year   Inhabited
Families Population

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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Copyright © Pat Newby.
March 2009