Chedgrave, Norfolk Genealogy

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Chedgrave All Saints

Parish History

Chedgave All  Saints is an Ancient parish in the Diocese of Norwich.

A Norman church with renovation in 1819.

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.

  • Loddon 1837-1938
  • Norwich Outer 1939-1974
  • Norwich

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. 

Norfolk Record Office reference PD 213/ 1-2, PD 254/ 14

England Norfolk Church of England Parish Registers and Bishops’ Transcripts (FamilySearch Historical Records)

England Norfolk Church of England Parish Registers and Bishops’ Transcripts

England Norfolk Church of England Bishops’ Transcripts (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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Baptisms 1726-1812 Marriages and burials 1726-1811
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Census records

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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.



Prior to the 1911 census the household schedule was destroyed and only the enumerator's schedule survives.

The 1911 census of England and Wales was taken on the night of Sunday 2 April 1911 and in addition to households and institutions such as prisons and workhouses, canal boats merchant ships and naval vessels it attempted to include homeless persons. The schedule was completed by an individual and for the first time both this record and the enumerator's schedule were preserved. <br>Two forms of boycott of the census by women are possible due to frustration at government failure to grant women the universal right to vote in parliamentary and local elections. The schedule either records a protest by failure to complete the form in respect of the women in the household or women are absent due to organisation of groups of women staying away from home for the whole night. Research estimates that several thousand women are not found by census search. Find my Past 1911 census search

Poor Law Unions

Loddon & Clavering Poor Law Union

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.

Web sites

http://www.achurchnearyou.com/chedgrave-all-saints/ for history and information about the parish

http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~tinstaafl/Church_Pages/chedgrave.htm for transcript information about the parish registers

http://www.norfolkstainedglass.co.uk/Chedgrave/home.shtm for stained glass of the church

http://www.norfolkchurches.co.uk/chedgrave/chedgrave.htm for photographs of the church