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== Parish History  ==
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Guide to '''Brinton, Norfolk ancestry, family history, and genealogy:''' parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records. {{Infobox England Jurisdictions
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BRINTON (St. Andrew), a '''parish''', in the hundred of Holt, W. division of Norfolk, 2½ miles (W. S. W.) from Holt. <ref>Lewis, Samuel, A.,[http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50831#s8 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''] (1848), pp. 379-389. Date accessed: 12 September 2013.</ref>
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=== Parish History  ===
  
<br> Brinton St Andrew is an Ancient parish in the Holt deanery of the diocese of Norwich.<br>
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BRINTON (St. Andrew), a '''parish''', in the hundred of Holt, W. division of Norfolk, 2½ miles (W. S. W.) from Holt. <ref>Lewis, Samuel, A.,[http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50831#s8 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''] (1848), pp. 379-389. Date accessed: 12 September 2013.</ref> Brinton St Andrew is an Ancient parish in the Holt deanery of the diocese of Norwich.  
  
== Resources  ==
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In 1759 the Brinton and Thornage parishes were consolidated.<ref>"Consolidation of Church 1759" Norfolk: Thornage and Brinton, GENUKI - UK &amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp; Ireland Genealogy, http://www.origins.org.uk/genuki/NFK/places/b/brinton/church_cons.shtml, which credits the Norfolk transcribers for FreeREG for locating the documentation of the fact.</ref>
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In the early 1800s a milestone was erected stating the mileage to Holt and Dereham. This has since been restored and can be seen today on on the B1110 Holt to Dereham road where it is milestone 14 of 15.<ref>Adam Lazzari, "Celebration for village as milestone is restored", 11 Feb 2014, EDP24, http://www.edp24.co.uk/news/celebration_for_village_as_milestone_is_restored_1_3311124, accessed 18 Feb 2014.</ref>
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In 1838 the Wesleyan Chapel was built.<ref>Juanita Hadwin, transcriber, "William White's History, Gazetteer, and Directory of Norfolk 1883", GENUKI - UK &amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp; Ireland Genealogy, http://www.origins.org.uk/genuki/NFK/places/b/brinton/white1883.shtml</ref>
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In 1845 Lord Hastings was lord of the manor, but John Brereton, Esq. had large land holdings in Brinton.<ref>Pat Newby, transcriber, "William White's History, Gazetteer, and Directory of Norfolk 1845", GENUKI - UK &amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp; Ireland Genealogy, http://www.origins.org.uk/genuki/NFK/places/b/brinton/white1845.shtml.</ref>
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By 1883 the Melton Constable Railway Station was within 1 mile of Brinton. <ref>Juanita Hadwin, transcriber, "William White's History, Gazetteer, and Directory of Norfolk 1883", GENUKI - UK &amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp; Ireland Genealogy, http://www.origins.org.uk/genuki/NFK/places/b/brinton/white1883.shtml</ref> Presently (2013) their is no public bus service to Brinton. The nearest bus stop being a pleasant walk to Sharrington.
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The village of Brinton and some of its houses were once used as a backdrop for the BBC television series Dangerfield.
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=== Resources  ===
  
 
==== Civil Registration  ====
 
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==== Church records  ====
 
==== Church records  ====
  
Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, non conformist and other types of church records, such as parish chest records. Add the contact information for the office holding the original records. Add links to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection
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{{PAGENAME}} parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''JOIN''' = [http://joinermarriageindex.co.uk/ The Joiner Marriage Index - (£)]<ref>[http://joinermarriageindex.co.uk/marriage-records/Norfolk/ 'Norfolk Coverage,'] ''The Joiner Marriage Index,'' accessed 8 February 2014.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''TIN''' = [http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~tinstaafl/ Tinstaafl Transcripts - free]<ref>[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~tinstaafl/ 'Norfolk Baptism Project 1813 to 1880,'] ''Tinstaafl Transcripts,'' accessed 11 April 2014.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Baptisms'''''</center>
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Browse Bishop's Transcript Images on FamilySearch
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*[https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-14263-43214-59?cc=1823613&wc=MXDB-9T5:982211901,982211902,982274701,982220202 1705-1706 Image 386]
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*[https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-14265-9400-10?cc=1823613&wc=MXDB-9TY:982211901,982211902,982275401,982219402 1722-1723 Image 54]
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*[https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-14265-9259-21?cc=1823613&wc=MXDB-9TY:982211901,982211902,982275401,982219402 1722-1723 Image 55]<ref>[[England,_Norfolk,_Church_of_England_Bishops%27_Transcripts_Parish_Search/Brinton|'England, Norfolk, Church of England Bishops' Transcripts Parish Search/Brinton']], ''FamilySearch Wiki,'' accessed 11 April 2016.</ref>
  
Images of the parish registers may be viewed online in Historic Records (formerly Record Search) Norfolk Record Office reference PD 504<br>  
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[[Norfolk Record Office]] reference PD 504<br>
  
 
==== Census records  ====
 
==== Census records  ====
  
a. {{British Census|438862}}  
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{{British Census|438862}}  
  
 
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==== Poor Law Unions  ====
 
==== Poor Law Unions  ====
  
The Brinton Union survived until 1869 incorporation into:
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Created in 1782, the Brinton Gilbert Union (also called Brinton Incorportation)<ref>Mike Bristown, "Norfolk Poor Law Brinton Gilbert Union 1786-1869", GENUKI, http://www.origins.org.uk/genuki/NFK/norfolk/poor/pre1834/brinton/</ref> survived until 1869 when it went was incorporated into [http://www.institutions.org.uk/workhouses/england/norf/walsinghamworkhouse.htm Walsingham]
 
 
Walsingham http://www.institutions.org.uk/workhouses/england/norf/walsingham_workhouse.htm for further information see<br>
 
  
 
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== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
 
== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
  
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>
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Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.  
  
 
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
 
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
 
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
 
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
  
== Web sites ==
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== Websites ==
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*[http://www.origins.org.uk/genuki/NFK/places/b/brinton/ Brinton] on GenUKI
  
 
{{expand section|any additional relevant sites that aren't mentioned above}}  
 
{{expand section|any additional relevant sites that aren't mentioned above}}  
  
== Reference ==
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== References ==
  
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[[Category:Norfolk]]
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[[Category:Norfolk Parishes]]

Latest revision as of 04:11, 19 May 2017

England
Norfolk
Norfolk Parishes
Brinton


Guide to Brinton, Norfolk ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
Brinton, Norfolk
St Andrew, Brinton, Norfolk.jpg
Type Ancient Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Holt
County Norfolk
Poor Law Union Brinton
Registration District Erpingham
Records begin
Parish registers: 1547
Bishop's Transcripts: 1601
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Holt
Diocese Norwich
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Archdeaconry of Norwich
Location of Archive
Norfolk Record Office

Parish History

BRINTON (St. Andrew), a parish, in the hundred of Holt, W. division of Norfolk, 2½ miles (W. S. W.) from Holt. [1] Brinton St Andrew is an Ancient parish in the Holt deanery of the diocese of Norwich.

In 1759 the Brinton and Thornage parishes were consolidated.[2]

In the early 1800s a milestone was erected stating the mileage to Holt and Dereham. This has since been restored and can be seen today on on the B1110 Holt to Dereham road where it is milestone 14 of 15.[3]

In 1838 the Wesleyan Chapel was built.[4]

In 1845 Lord Hastings was lord of the manor, but John Brereton, Esq. had large land holdings in Brinton.[5]

By 1883 the Melton Constable Railway Station was within 1 mile of Brinton. [6] Presently (2013) their is no public bus service to Brinton. The nearest bus stop being a pleasant walk to Sharrington.

The village of Brinton and some of its houses were once used as a backdrop for the BBC television series Dangerfield.

Resources

Civil Registration

Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The civil registration article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is FreeBMD.

  • Erpingham 1837- 1869
  • Walsingham 1869- 1938
  • Fakenham 1939-1974

Church records

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

FREG = FreeREG - free[7]
FS ATs = England, Norfolk Archdeacon's Transcripts, 1600-1812 (FamilySearch) - free[8]
FS BTs = England, Norfolk, Bishop's Transcripts, 1685-1941 (FamilySearch) - free[9]
FS PRs = England, Norfolk, Parish Registers, 1538-1900 (FamilySearch) - free[10]
JOIN = The Joiner Marriage Index - (£)[11]
TIN = Tinstaafl Transcripts - free[12]
Brinton, Norfolk Genealogy Online Parish Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FREG 1548-1880
1548-1843
1549-1812
FS ATs 1601-1812 1601-1812 1601-1812
FS BTs Undefined Undefined Undefined Undefined Undefined Undefined
FS PRs Undefined 1547-1812 Undefined 1547-1901 Undefined 1547-1812
JOIN
1813-1837

TIN 1813-1880


Browse Bishop's Transcript Images on FamilySearch

Norfolk Record Office reference PD 504

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.





Poor Law Unions

Created in 1782, the Brinton Gilbert Union (also called Brinton Incorportation)[14] survived until 1869 when it went was incorporated into Walsingham

Norfolk Poor Law Unions

Probate records

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Norfolk Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.

Maps and Gazetteers

Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.

Websites

References

  1. Lewis, Samuel, A.,A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 379-389. Date accessed: 12 September 2013.
  2. "Consolidation of Church 1759" Norfolk: Thornage and Brinton, GENUKI - UK &amp;amp;amp;amp;amp; Ireland Genealogy, http://www.origins.org.uk/genuki/NFK/places/b/brinton/church_cons.shtml, which credits the Norfolk transcribers for FreeREG for locating the documentation of the fact.
  3. Adam Lazzari, "Celebration for village as milestone is restored", 11 Feb 2014, EDP24, http://www.edp24.co.uk/news/celebration_for_village_as_milestone_is_restored_1_3311124, accessed 18 Feb 2014.
  4. Juanita Hadwin, transcriber, "William White's History, Gazetteer, and Directory of Norfolk 1883", GENUKI - UK &amp;amp;amp;amp;amp; Ireland Genealogy, http://www.origins.org.uk/genuki/NFK/places/b/brinton/white1883.shtml
  5. Pat Newby, transcriber, "William White's History, Gazetteer, and Directory of Norfolk 1845", GENUKI - UK &amp;amp;amp;amp;amp; Ireland Genealogy, http://www.origins.org.uk/genuki/NFK/places/b/brinton/white1845.shtml.
  6. Juanita Hadwin, transcriber, "William White's History, Gazetteer, and Directory of Norfolk 1883", GENUKI - UK &amp;amp;amp;amp;amp; Ireland Genealogy, http://www.origins.org.uk/genuki/NFK/places/b/brinton/white1883.shtml
  7. 'Norfolk Coverage', FreeREG, accessed 24 February 2014.
  8. 'England, Norfolk Archdeacon's Transcripts, 1600-1812,' FamilySearch, accessed 31 March 2014.
  9. 'England, Norfolk, Bishop's Transcripts, 1685-1941', FamilySearch, accessed 31 March 2014.
  10. 'England, Norfolk, Parish Registers (County Record Office), 1538-1900', FamilySearch, accessed 24 March 2014.
  11. 'Norfolk Coverage,' The Joiner Marriage Index, accessed 8 February 2014.
  12. 'Norfolk Baptism Project 1813 to 1880,' Tinstaafl Transcripts, accessed 11 April 2014.
  13. 'England, Norfolk, Church of England Bishops' Transcripts Parish Search/Brinton', FamilySearch Wiki, accessed 11 April 2016.
  14. Mike Bristown, "Norfolk Poor Law Brinton Gilbert Union 1786-1869", GENUKI, http://www.origins.org.uk/genuki/NFK/norfolk/poor/pre1834/brinton/