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== Parish History  ==
 
== Parish History  ==
  
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Norwich St James with Pockthorpe is an Ancient Parish within the city and Dioces of Norwich.<br>
  
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A mediaeval church declared redundant and converted in the 1970's to become the Norwich Puppet Theatre the building is in the care of the Norwich Historic Churches Trust and receives over 10,000 visitors a year to performances.<br>
  
Norwich St James with Pockthorpe is an Ancient Parish within the city and Dioces of Norwich.<br>
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== Church records  ==
  
A mediaeval church declared redundant and converted in the 1970's to become the Norwich Puppet Theatre the building is in the care of the Norwich Historic Churches Trust and receives over 10,000 visitors a year to performances.<br>
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Images of the parish register for this parish are available on FamilySearch Historical Records (formerly Record Search).<br>  
  
== Church records ==
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== Civil Registration Districts ==
  
Images of the parish register for this parish are available on Record Search.<br>
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*Norwich
  
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== Poor Law Unions<br>  ==
  
*Norwich<br>
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[[Norwich Poor Law Union]]
  
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See also [[England Norfolk Poor Law Union Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
  
*Norwich &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp; http://www.workhouses.org.uk/index.html?Norwich/Norwich.shtml<br>
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[[Norfolk Poor Law Unions]]<br>
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== Census records  ==
  
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[http://www.findmypast.co.uk/content/search-menu/census-land-and-surveys+ Find my Past census search 1841-1901]
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Prior to the 1911 census the household schedule was destroyed and only the enumerator's schedule survives.  
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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. 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. [http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/census/1911/person?ukwid=394505&sourceid=1&utm_source=Google+FMP+Main_CPC&utm_medium=Key+Keywords&utm_campaign=1911+census+ Find my Past 1911 census search]<br>
  
 
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Revision as of 12:57, 29 September 2012

Norwich Puppet Theatre

Parish History

Norwich St James with Pockthorpe is an Ancient Parish within the city and Dioces of Norwich.

A mediaeval church declared redundant and converted in the 1970's to become the Norwich Puppet Theatre the building is in the care of the Norwich Historic Churches Trust and receives over 10,000 visitors a year to performances.

Church records

Images of the parish register for this parish are available on FamilySearch Historical Records (formerly Record Search).

Civil Registration Districts

  • Norwich

Poor Law Unions

Norwich Poor Law Union

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

Norfolk Poor Law Unions

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.


Find my Past census search 1841-1901


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. 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

Probate records

Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of Norwich

Maps and Gazetteers

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

•Vision of Britain