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FISHLEY (St. Mary), a '''parish''', in the union of Blofield, hundred of Walsham, E. division of Norfolk, ¾ of a mile (N.) from Acle. <ref>Lewis, Samuel A., [http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50964#s6 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''] (1848), pp. 238-241.</ref>
 
FISHLEY (St. Mary), a '''parish''', in the union of Blofield, hundred of Walsham, E. division of Norfolk, ¾ of a mile (N.) from Acle. <ref>Lewis, Samuel A., [http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50964#s6 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''] (1848), pp. 238-241.</ref>
 
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<br> Fishley St Mary is an Ancient Parish in the diocese of Norwich. A mediaeval round towered church isolated from any nearby road.<br>  
 
<br> Fishley St Mary is an Ancient Parish in the diocese of Norwich. A mediaeval round towered church isolated from any nearby road.<br>  
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http://www.norfolkchurches.co.uk/fishley/fishley.htm Norfolk Churches website<br>  
 
http://www.norfolkchurches.co.uk/fishley/fishley.htm Norfolk Churches website<br>  
  
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Revision as of 15:34, 12 March 2013

England  Gotoarrow.png  Norfolk Gotoarrow.png  Norfolk Parishes

Parish History

FISHLEY (St. Mary), a parish, in the union of Blofield, hundred of Walsham, E. division of Norfolk, ¾ of a mile (N.) from Acle. [1]


Fishley St Mary is an Ancient Parish in the diocese of Norwich. A mediaeval round towered church isolated from any nearby road.

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.

  • Blofield 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. 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

Images of the parish register for this parish are available on Historic Records (formerly Record Search)
Norfolk Record Office reference PD 720

Census records

Poor Law Unions


Blofield       http://www.workhouses.org.uk/index.html?Blofield/Blofield.shtml

The union consisted of the following parishes: Acle, Beighton, Blofield, Bradestone, Brundall, Buckenham Ferry, Burlingham St Andrew, Burlingham St Edmund, Burlingham St Peter, Cantley, Freethorpe, Halvergate, Hassingham, Hemblington, Limpenhoe, Lingwood, Moulton, Great Plumstead, Little Plumstead, Postwick, Ranworth with Panxworth, Reedham, Southwood, Strumpshaw, Thorpe St Andrew, Tunstall, Upton with Fishley, Walsham St Lawrence, Walsham St Mary, Wickhampton, Witton, Woodbastwick.
Blofield Union was incorporated under the 1834 Act. The Union Workhouse was opened in 1836 at Lingwood. Blofield Union Board of Guardians was replaced by Guardians Committee No. 3 in 1930.
Received by the Norfolk Record Office on 6 May 1971 (C/GP2/29) and on unknown dates

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/fishley/fishley.htm Norfolk Churches website

Resources

  1. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 238-241.