See Norfolk Parish Links
for more information about this parish.
Search Genuki Norfolk for a NAME or a PLACE or a TOPIC.
Roudham is about 5 miles N.E. of Thetford.
See also Rougham,
and West Rudham.
See Norfolk Parish Links: Cemeteries
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Censuses
- In 1883 the parish was in the
Deanery of Rockland, in the archdeaconry of Norfolk.
It could have been in a different deanery or archdeaconry both
before and after this date.
- The parish church is dedicated to St Andrew but it was in ruins in
the 18th century.
Nearby Churches of all denominations.
- Church of St Andrew
- Description and pictures of the ruins.
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Church Records
- 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), Roudham was in
Wayland Registration District.
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Civil Registration
Description and Travel
See Norfolk Parish Links: Description and Travel
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Directories
Roudham is in Shropham Hundred.
- Parish outline and location.
- See Parish Map for Shropham Hundred
- Description of Shropham Hundred
- 1845: White's History, Gazetteer, and Directory of Norfolk
- Barry, P.J.S. and Barry, Miriam
- Roudham: a Breckland Deserted Mediaeval Village re-visited.
[ISBN 0953516016, Rochford, Dolphin Press, 2001]
Land and Property
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Land and Property
- Great Britain: Statute
- Roudham Inclosure Act, 1772.
An act for inclosing the common fields, break lands, half year
lands, Lammas meadows, heaths, commons and waste grounds
within the parish of Roudham, in the county of Norfolk.
- Modern and Historical Maps
- Maps of the parish.
- O'Neale, David
- Lest we forget: Bridgham and Roudham in the Great War.
[ISBN 1901470105, East Harling, Taverner Publications, 2006]
See also Norfolk Parish Links: Military Records
- Roll of Honour
- World War 1.
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
|1801|| 8||14|| 77|
|1811|| 8||13|| 75|
|1831|| 8||16|| 73|
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.
- 1861 Census
- WAYLAND. The general decrease of population in the Attleborough
Subdistrict is mainly attributed to emigration."
See Norfolk Parish Links: Voting Registers
These pages are for personal use only. They may not be copied, and
the links within them may not be harvested for use on your own web
pages. Please see the
Copyright © Pat Newby.