The following announcement was written by TheGenealogist:
TheGenealogist has significantly increased their Norfolk Parish Records coverage by releasing 1,445,523 new individuals into their growing Parish Record Collection. These records, which are released in association with the Norfolk Record Office, are fully searchable and transcribed while also being linked to high quality images making them an extremely valuable resource for researchers of this eastern part of England.
This latest addition brings the total number of individuals in the parish records for Norfolk on TheGenealogist to over 12 million. These new parish records are available as part of the Diamond Subscription at TheGenealogist and allows family historians to find the names of forebears, their parents’ forenames, the father’s occupation (where noted), and the parish that the event had taken place within. Parish records can cover from the mid 16th century up to much more recent times, as TheGenealogist’s latest feature article discovers when it finds Royals sandwiched on the Parish Register page between Carpenters and Production Operatives.
Announcing the Domesday Book records on Map Explorer™
The Map Explorer™ now also allows researchers to search for Domesday book entries from the period twenty years after the Norman Conquest. Pins on the map indicate where a record exists in 1086 and links to records that show holdings before and after the conquest. Discover the name of the Overlord, Tenant in Chief and Lord of areas across England. Find out the numbers of villagers – and even slaves that were the lord’s property – for places at the time of William the Conqueror’s rule. Researchers can click the link to read the transcripts of the records that give details of the land, see who held it in 1066 and then in 1086, as well as see images of the actual pages from the 1086 Domesday Book.
Sandringham Domesday records on the Map Explorer™
Read TheGenealogist’s article: Parish Registers – egalitarian records where royalty and ordinary folk share the same page.
This new release of Norfolk Parish records cover the following parishes:
Acle, Alby, Aldborough, Aldeby, Alderford, Antingham, Antingham St Mary, Arminghall, Ashby St Mary, Ashby with Oby and Thurne, Ashill, Ashmanhaugh, Ashwellthorpe, Aslacton, Attlebridge, Aylmerton, Aylsham, Babingley, Baconsthorpe, Bacton and Edingthorpe, Bale, Banham, Barford, Barmer, Barney, Barton Bendish St Andrew, Barton St Mary, Barton Turf, Beachamwell, Bedingham, Beechamwell, Beeston next Mileham, Beeston Regis, Beeston St Lawrence, Beetley, Beighton, Belaugh, Bergh Apton, Bexwell, Billingford, Billingford with Thorpe Parva, Bingham, Binham, Bittering Parva, Bixley, Blakeney, Blickling, Blofield, Bodham, Bodney, Booton, Boughton, Bracon Ash, Brampton, Brancaster, Brandon Parva, Braydeston, Breckles, Bressingham, Bridgham with Roudham, Briningham, Brisley, Briston, Brooke, Brundall, Burgh Parva, Burgh St Margaret, Burgh St Peter, Burlingham St Andrew, Burlingham St Edmund, Burnham Deepdale, Burnham Overy, Burnham Thorpe, Burston, Buxton, Bylaugh, Caister next Yarmouth, Caistor St Edmund with Markshall, Calthorpe, Cantley, Carbrooke, Carleton Forehoe, Carleton Rode, Castle Acre, Castle Rising, Caston, Catfield, Cawston, Chedgrave, Clippesby, Cockley Cley, Colby, Colkirk and Colkirk with Oxwick, Colney, Coltishall, Corpusty, Costessey, Cranwich, Cranworth, Cranworth with Letton, Cringleford, Cromer, Crostwick, Croxton, Denver, Deopham with Hackford, Dersingham, Dickleburgh With Langmere, Didlington, Dilham, Diss, Ditchingham, Docking, Downham Market, Drayton, Dunston, Dunton with Doughton, Earlham St Anne with St Elizabeth, Earlham St Mary, East Beckham with West Beckham, East Bradenham, East Dereham, East Harling, East Raynham, East Rudham, East Ruston, East Tuddenham, East Walton, East Wretham with West Wretham, Easton, Eaton St Andrew And Christchurch, Edgefield, Edingthorpe, Ellingham, Erpingham, Fakenham, Felbrigg, Felmingham, Felthorpe, Feltwell, Fersfield, Field Dalling, Filby, Fincham, Flitcham, Flordon, Fordham, Forncett St Mary, Forncett St Peter, Foulden, Foxley, Framingham Earl, Framingham Pigot, Freethorpe, Frettenham, Fring, Fritton, Fulmodestone, Fundenhall, Garveston, Gayton, Gaywood with Bawsey and Mintlyn, Geldeston, Gillingham, Gimingham, Glandford, Great Bircham with Bircham Newton and Bircham Tofts, Great Cressingham, Great Ellingham, Great Hockham with Little Hockham, Great Massingham, Great Moulton St Michael with Little Moulton, Great Plumstead, Great Ryburgh, Great Snoring, Great Witchingham, Great Yarmouth, Grimston, Griston, Guist, Gunthorpe, Hackford, Hackford With Whitwell, Haddiscoe, Hainford, Hales, Halvergate, Hanworth, Happisburgh, Hapton, Hardley, Hardwick, Hautbois Magna, Heacham, Heartsease, Heckingham, Hedenham, Heigham Holy Trinity, Heigham St Barnabas with St Bartholomew, Heigham St Philip, Heigham St Thomas, Helhoughton, Hellesden, Hellesdon, Hemblington, Hempnall, Hempstead, Hempstead By Holt, Hempstead With Eccles, Hempton, Hemsby, Hethel, Hethersett, Hevingham, Heydon with Irmingland, Hickling, Hilborough, Hillington, Hindringham, Hingham, Hockering, Hockwold Cum Wilton, Holme Hale, Holme Next the Sea, Holt, Honingham, Horning, Horsford, Horstead, Hoveton St John, Hoveton St Peter, Howe with Little Poringland, Hunstanton (old), Hunstanton St Edmund, Hunworth, Ickburgh, Ingham, Ingoldisthorpe, Ingworth, Itteringham, Kelling, Kempston, Kenninghall, Kilverstone, Kimberley, Kings Lynn St Margaret with St Nicholas, Kirby Bedon, Knapton, Lakenham St Alban, Lammas with Little Hautbois, Langham, Langley, Limpenhoe, Lingwood, Litcham, Little Barningham, Little Cressingham, Little Dunham, Little Ellingham, Little Massingham, Little Plumstead, Little Snoring, Little Walsingham, Little Witchingham, Loddon, Ludham, Marham, Marlingford, Marsham, Martham, Matlaske, Mattishall, Mattishall Burgh, Mautby, Melton Constable, Merton, Methwold, Metton, Middleton, Mile Cross St Catherine, Morningthorpe, Morston, Mulbarton, Mundesley, Mundford, Mundham, Narborough, Neatishead, Necton, Needham, New Buckenham, New Catton Christ Church, New Catton St Luke, New Lakenham St Mark, Newton Flotman, North Creake, North Elmham, North Lopham, North Tuddenham, North Walsham, North Wootton, Northrepps, Northwold, Norton Subcourse, “Norwich St Martin at Palace”, Norwich St Andrew, Norwich St Augustine, Norwich St Benedict, Norwich St Clement and St Edmund, Norwich St Etheldreda, Norwich St George Colegate, Norwich St Giles, Norwich St Gregory, Norwich St James with Pockthorpe, Norwich St John at Maddermarket, Norwich St John de Sepulchre, Norwich St John Maddermarket, Norwich St Lawrence, Norwich St Margaret and St Swithin, Norwich St Martin at Palace, Norwich St Mary In The Marsh, Norwich St Mary Magdalene with St James the Great with Pockthorpe, Norwich St Michael at Plea, Norwich St Peter Mancroft, Norwich St Peter Parmentergate, Norwich St Saviour, Norwich St Stephen, Old Buckenham, Old Catton, Old Lakenham (St John with All Saints), Ormesby St Margaret with Scratby, Oulton, Overstrand, Ovington, Oxnead, Panxworth, Paston, Pentney, Plumstead by Holt, Poringland, Postwick, Potter Heigham, Pulham St Mary Magdalen, Pulham St Mary the Virgin, Rackheath, Raveningham, Redenhall with Harleston and Wortwell, Reedham, Reepham with Kerdiston, Repps with Bastwick, Reymerston, Ridlington, Ringstead St Andrew, Rockland All Saints with St Andrew, Rockland St Mary, Rockland St Peter, Rollesby, Roughton, Roydon (near Diss), Roydon (near Lynn), Runcton Holme with South Runcton and Wallington, Runham, Runton, Ryston with Roxham, Saham Toney, Salhouse, Salle, Sandringham, Saxlingham Nethergate And Saxlingham Thorpe, Saxthorpe, Scole, Scottow, Scoulton, Sculthorpe, Sea Palling, Sedgeford, Seething, Shelfanger, Shelton, Sheringham, Shimpling, Shingham, Shipdham, Shotesham St Mary And St Botolph With St Martin, Shouldham, Skeyton, Sloley, Smallburgh, Snettisham, South Burgh, South Creake, South Lynn, South Walsham St Lawrence, South Wootton, Southacre, Southburgh, Southery, Southrepps, Southwood, Spixworth, Sporle with Palgrave, Sprowston and Beeston St Andrew, Stalham, Starston, Stibbard, Stiffkey, Stockton, Stoke Ferry, Stoke Holy Cross, Stokesby With Herringby, Stow Bedon, Stratton St Mary, Stratton Strawless, Strumpshaw, Suffield, Surlingham, Sutton, Swaffham, Swanton Abbot, Swanton Morley, Swanton Novers, Swardeston, Syderstone, Tacolneston, Tasburgh, Taverham, Tharston, Themelthorpe, Thetford St Cuthbert, Thetford St Mary, Thetford St Peter, Thompson, Thornage, Thornham, Thorpe Abbotts, Thorpe Episcopi, Thorpe Hamlet St Matthew, Thorpe next Haddiscoe, Threxton, Thrigby, Thurgarton, Thurlton, Thursford, Thurton, Thuxton, Thwaite All Saints, Thwaite St Mary, Tibenham, Titchwell, Toft Monks, Toftrees, Topcroft, Tottenhill, Tottington, Trimingham, Trowse, Trunch, Tuckswood, Tunstall, Tunstead, Twyford, Upper Sheringham, Warham, Watlington, Watton, Waxham, Weasenham All Saints, Weasenham St Peter, Weeting, Welborne, Wells Next the Sea, Wendling, Wereham, West Bilney, West Bradenham, West Dereham, West Lynn, West Newton with Appleton, West Somerton, West Winch, Westacre, Westfield, Weston Longville, Westwick, Weybourne, Wheatacre, Whinburgh, Wickhampton, Wickmere with Wolterton, Wighton, Wilby, Winfarthing, Winterton with East Somerton, Witton, Wolferton, Wood Bastwick, Wood Dalling, Wood Norton, Woodbastwick, Woodton, Wormegay, Worstead, Worthing, Wramplingham, Wreningham, Wroxham, Wymondham, Yaxham and Yelverton