File PD 711/2 - Baptisms, 1645-1742 (including births, 1651-1662); marriages, 1664-1681, 1695-1742; burials, 1664-1742

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PD 711/2


Baptisms, 1645-1742 (including births, 1651-1662); marriages, 1664-1681, 1695-1742; burials, 1664-1742


  • 1645-1742 (Creation)

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1 volume

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Marriages from c 1697 onwards note the parish if the bride or groom is not from North Walsham; from c 1711 onwards, they note whether the marriage took place by banns or licence.
With memorandum regarding the induction of Revd Michael Beresford, 1677 (after baptisms for 1677). Following this is a note by Revd Beresford, stating that baptisms [May-November 1677] on the preceeding page were collected and added to the register after Beresford's arrival, and that marriage and burial entries were recovered and added into the register in the appropriate places, nd [1677]. Also includes memorandum of the induction of Revd John Fowke, 1736 (with baptisms 1736).

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System of arrangement

Marriages, 1672-1678, 1695-1742, start after the burials, towards the end of the volume. A few marriages, 1680 and 1681, are entered with baptisms, 1680-1681.

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  • English
  • Latin

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Several pages cut out from volume: part of page for baptisms, 1693; several pages between marriages, 1724 and 1725; page after burials, 1741-1742.

Finding aids

For notes on, and excerpts from, this volume, see 'Further Notes by Dr Page comprising Notes on the Early Poor Rate books the Early Parish Registers and the Town Books 1833-1921' available on searchroom shelves (Norfolk towns and villages section).

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Use microfilm MF 1362/2.

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For transcript of baptisms, 1557-1812, see microfilm NNAS 894722; marriages, 1541-1837, see microfilm NNAS 894723; burials, 1541-1699, see microfilm MF/RO 550/2; and burials, 1699-1812, see microfilm NNAS 894723.

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Created 10/02/2005 by Drojr. Modified 13/11/2019 by Droip.


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