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== Parish History  ==
  
== Parish History  ==
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PENTNEY (St. Mary Magdalene), a '''parish''', in the union and hundred of Freebridge-Lynn, W. division of Norfolk, 8 miles (N. W. by W.) from Swaffham. <ref>Lewis, Samuel A.,[http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51209#s17 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''] (1848), pp. 549-555. Date accessed: 06 May 2013.</ref><br>
  
Pentney St Mary Magdalene is an Ancient Parish in the Lynn deanery of the Diocese of Norwich.<br>
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Pentney St Mary Magdalene is an Ancient Parish in the Lynn deanery of the Diocese of Norwich.<br>  
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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[http://www.doun.org/transcriptions/documents.php?register_id=471&district_id=9&document_type=300 http://www.doun.org/transcriptions/documents.php?register_id=471&amp;district_id=9&amp;document_type=300]&nbsp;Burials transcript  
 
[http://www.doun.org/transcriptions/documents.php?register_id=471&district_id=9&document_type=300 http://www.doun.org/transcriptions/documents.php?register_id=471&amp;district_id=9&amp;document_type=300]&nbsp;Burials transcript  
  
Parish register transcripts Norfolk Transcription archive
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Parish register transcripts Norfolk Transcription archive  
  
 
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a.&nbsp; {{British Census|438857}}  
 
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[http://www.btinternet.com/~e.c.apling/1891Census/Pentney.htm http://www.btinternet.com/~e.c.apling/1891Census/Pentney.htm]&nbsp;transcript of 1891 census
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[http://www.btinternet.com/~e.c.apling/1891Census/Pentney.htm http://www.btinternet.com/~e.c.apling/1891Census/Pentney.htm]&nbsp;transcript of 1891 census  
  
 
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[[Freebridge Lynn Poor Law Union]]  
 
[[Freebridge Lynn Poor Law Union]]  
  
For more information on the history of the workhouse, see Peter Higginbotham's web site: [http://workhouses.org.uk/ www.workhouses.org.uk] and [http://www.workhouses.org.uk/index.html?FreebridgeLynn/FreebridgeLynn.shtml http://www.workhouses.org.uk/index.html?FreebridgeLynn/FreebridgeLynn.shtml]
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For more information on the history of the workhouse, see Peter Higginbotham's web site: [http://workhouses.org.uk/ www.workhouses.org.uk] and [http://www.workhouses.org.uk/index.html?FreebridgeLynn/FreebridgeLynn.shtml http://www.workhouses.org.uk/index.html?FreebridgeLynn/FreebridgeLynn.shtml]  
  
 
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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.<br>  
  
 
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
 
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Parish History

PENTNEY (St. Mary Magdalene), a parish, in the union and hundred of Freebridge-Lynn, W. division of Norfolk, 8 miles (N. W. by W.) from Swaffham. [1]

Pentney St Mary Magdalene is an Ancient Parish in the Lynn deanery of the Diocese of Norwich.

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

Images of the parish register for this parish are available in historic records (formerly Record Search) Norfolk Record Office reference PD 555/1-7, 32

http://www.doun.org/transcriptions/documents.php?register_id=471&district_id=9&document_type=150 Baptism transcript

http://www.doun.org/transcriptions/documents.php?register_id=471&district_id=9&document_type=150 Banns transcript

http://www.doun.org/transcriptions/documents.php?register_id=471&district_id=9&document_type=250 Marriages transcript

http://www.doun.org/transcriptions/documents.php?register_id=471&district_id=9&document_type=300 Burials transcript

Parish register transcripts Norfolk Transcription archive

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.



http://www.btinternet.com/~e.c.apling/1891Census/Pentney.htm transcript of 1891 census

Poor Law Unions

Norfolk Poor Law Unions

Freebridge Lynn Poor Law Union

For more information on the history of the workhouse, see Peter Higginbotham's web site: www.workhouses.org.uk and http://www.workhouses.org.uk/index.html?FreebridgeLynn/FreebridgeLynn.shtml

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

Reference

  1. Lewis, Samuel A.,A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 549-555. Date accessed: 06 May 2013.