Lakenham St Mark, Norfolk Genealogy

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Lakenham St Mark

Guide to Lakenham St Mark, Norfolk ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
Lakenham St Mark, Norfolk
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Type Ecclesiastical Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Norwich Borough
County Norfolk
Poor Law Union Norwich
Registration District Norwich
Records begin
Parish registers: 1844
Bishop's Transcripts: None
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Humbleyard
Diocese Norwich
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Peculiar of the Dean & Chapter of Norwich
Location of Archive
Norfolk Record Office


LAKENHAM, a parish in Norwich district, and within Norwich borough, Norfolk; on the river Yare and on two lines of the Great Eastern railway, 1¾ mile S by E of the centre of Norwich. The parish is cut ecclesiastically into two sections, Old Lakenham and Lakenham-St. Mark. [1]
Lakenham St Mark was originally a chapel of ease to Lakenham, Norfolk The present church was built in 1840 by the architect Norwich Dioceasan architect John Brown as part of the expansion of churches around Norwich.


Census Records

Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census Records and Indexes Online. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library.

Church Records

Lakenham St Mark, Norfolk Genealogy parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:

FREG = FreeREG - free[2]
TIN = Tinstaafl Transcripts - free[3]
Lakenham St Mark, Norfolk Genealogy Online Parish Records


Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FREG 1844-1896

TIN 1813-1880

This parish does not appear online at FamilySearch as no microfilm for the parish is held

Norfolk Record Office has no deposited material or reference

Poor Law Unions

Norwich Poor Law Union

See also England Norfolk Poor Law Union Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)

Norfolk Poor Law Unions

Registration Districts

  • Norwich

Probate Jurisdictions

Norfolk Probate Jurisdictions Parishes I through N


England Jurisdictions 1851


  1. John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales(1870-72)
  2. 'Norfolk Coverage', FreeREG, accessed 26 February 2014.
  3. 'Norfolk Baptism Project 1813 to 1880,' Tinstaafl Transcripts, accessed 10 April 2014.