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== Parish History  ==
 
== Parish History  ==
  
ERPINGHAM (St. Mary), a '''parish''', in the union of Aylsham, hundred of South Erpingham, N. division of Norfolk, 4 miles (N. by E.) from Aylsham. There is a place of worship in the parish for a congregation of Wesleyan Methodists.
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ERPINGHAM (St. Mary), a '''parish''', in the union of Aylsham, hundred of South Erpingham, N. division of Norfolk, 4 miles (N. by E.) from Aylsham. There is a place of worship in the parish for a congregation of Wesleyan Methodists.  
  
<ref>Lewis, Samuel A., [[ http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50950#s5|''A Topographical Dictionary of England'']] (1848), pp. 181-186.</ref> Erpingham, Assumption of the Blessed Virgin, is an Ancient Parish in the Diocese of Norwich  
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Erpingham, Assumption of the Blessed Virgin, is an Ancient Parish in the Diocese of Norwich  
  
 
Erpingham is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. For the purposes of local government, it falls within the district of North Norfolk.  
 
Erpingham is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. For the purposes of local government, it falls within the district of North Norfolk.  
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== Resources ==
 
  
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http://www.norfolkchurches.co.uk/erpingham/erpingham.htm Norfolk Churches website<br>  
 
http://www.norfolkchurches.co.uk/erpingham/erpingham.htm Norfolk Churches website<br>  

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Parish History

ERPINGHAM (St. Mary), a parish, in the union of Aylsham, hundred of South Erpingham, N. division of Norfolk, 4 miles (N. by E.) from Aylsham. There is a place of worship in the parish for a congregation of Wesleyan Methodists.

Erpingham, Assumption of the Blessed Virgin, is an Ancient Parish in the Diocese of Norwich 

Erpingham is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. For the purposes of local government, it falls within the district of North Norfolk.

Erpingham village and parish is situated in Norfolk, 4 miles (6.4 km) to the north of Aylsham, and gives its name to the adjoining Hundred , which was held by the family of Sir Thomas Erpingham for many generations.

The construction of the church of St. Mary in Erpingham was begun by Sir Thomas Erpingham, and finished by Lord Bardolph.

Suffolk serial killer Steve Wright, who murdered five Ipswich prostitutes in late 2006, was born at Erpingham in 1958.


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.

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

This parish does not appear at FamilySearch Historical Records as no microfilm for the parish is held
A search of the Family History Library Catalogue indicates that the following Archdeacon's transcripts are on film but these have not yet been converted to digital images for publication

Contents
Film
Baptisms 1600-1609, 1623-1633, 1665-1678, 1688-1812 Marriages and burials 1600-1608, 1624-1633, 1665-1678, 1688-1812
FHL BRITISH Film
1526780 Item 3

See also

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

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.

 

Index for the Census may be searched at FamilySearch Historical Records


Poor Law Unions

Aylsham 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.norfolkchurches.co.uk/erpingham/erpingham.htm Norfolk Churches website