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24 January 2020 Cranwell Recently discovered that my ancestors who were living in London, back in 1790's were born in Watton Norfolk. However William and Martha Cranwell had a Joseph 1784, William 1796, James 1789 and Thomas 1791. My problem is, my relative is George Cranwell sup
22 January 2020 Happisburgh Military documents from 1940/41 make numerous references to The Unionist Hall, Unionist Road,Happisburgh. Can anyone tell me where either the Road or Hall would have been on present day maps?Thanks
14 January 2020 Haylock Searching for birth of William Haylock, born c1795 Norfolk Married Gately 1821, from 1823 Living in Mundford, died 1848
13 January 2020 Arthur Gooch I'm trying to find more information on my wife's grandfather. Arthur Gooch was born in the parish of St. James with Pockford in 1860, married to Alice Eleanor Beckett in 1890 and he died in the Infirmary at Bowthorpe Road Workhouse in 1920. Any informatio
10 January 2020 Wakefield I am looking for Walter Edward Wakefield buriel or cremation Henstead died 30th June 1934 age 71 I belive he lived at Ivy cottage Surlingham in 1915 and was gored by a bull
01 January 2020 Malt House Farm, Colton In the 1891 census, Mary Abel and other family members were residing at Malt House Farm in Colton. I am interested in any information about the farm at this time.
11 December 2019 Taylor I believe my great great Grandfather John Taylor was the innkeeper at the Dog and Duck in Hilgay 1871-1879. According to the record I found it closed in 1931. Does anyone know if the building still exists? I think it was at #38 100 foot bank? We live in t
04 December 2019 Robinson I am trying to find where Robert Robinson 1813-1899 was born. His Mother was Francis Whiskard 1797-1861. Just started to research this area so would be interested if anyone has any info. Thanks.
19 November 2019 Amess, Crowe, Green, Fish, And Variations Sutton, Catfield, Lessingham, Winterton, and adjacent districts. My starting point is Robert Amiss, bir. Winterton with East Somerton, 16 Mar 1797, bap. Holy Trinity, W. w. E. S., 19 Mar 1797.
19 November 2019 Brettingham, Brittingham Looking for early Brettinghams / Brittinghams 1600s or earlier in Baconsthorpe and Hempstead. My ancestor William Brettingham (b.1640) of Hempstead left London 1658 for the colonies.
15 November 2019 Shearing Is there anybody in Norfolk that is researching or has any information on the Shearing family that came from Garboldisham, East Brandenham, West Bradenham & Thetford.
05 November 2019 Chapman Family Alexander Chapman is my 14th great grandfather. He and other Chapmans were born at Rainsthorpe Hall in Tasburgh. I have seen photos of the hall on line. Trying to figure out why the family which must have been prosperous in Norfolk, ended up in Sedg
21 October 2019 Arthur Barker Trying to locate information on an ancestor who was "Boarded Out" via Barnardos in a Home in Diss about 1925 through to 1937. Is anyone aware if there was a Barnardos Home in Diss? He remained in Norfolk after he was discharged and I have been informed by
19 October 2019 Voutt I am primarily researching the name Stearman but have recently become interested in Voutts. I believe that someone in this society is studying Voutts. I would love to make contact with them. Thanks in advance.
15 October 2019 Hindes, Norwich The 1841 Census Lists Daniel Hindes age 55 Sarah Hindes Age 55 Sarah Hindes Age 20 Under residence note it states Waterloo Parish: St Clements Can anyone help me what this reference to Waterloo is. I assume its referring to the name of their house
06 October 2019 John Lacey And The N&N Murders 1875 In 1875 4 boys were brutally murdered by a deranged patient at the N&N Hospital. I have traced the place of burial of 3 boys and am having difficulty in finding the burial place of John Lacey aged 10. I have searched the obvious Norwich cemeteries.
04 October 2019 Constable I am looking for any information on my great grandfather William Phillips Constable farmer of Methwold Hythe b.1821 d. 1894 Methwold or on my great grandmother Sarah Ann Harrod his housekeeper b.1857 d.1904 Methwold.
26 September 2019 Siggens & Green Looking for any information and photos on William Siggens who married Diana Green William Siggens born 1803 died 1882 and Diana Green born abt 1800 died 1880 in Great Witchingham,Norfolk.
24 September 2019 Wigg although my name is Wright, going through it used to be Wigg. very strange but i have managed to prove this I have come to a chap called Wrigt Wigg b 1697-1742 I think his fathers name is Thomas Wigg if any one could help me that would be great Eddi
09 September 2019 William Goodbody I am looking for someone who has any information on my 4 x Great Grandfather William Goodbody, 1741 - 1788. He may have been born in Weasenham Norfolk and died in Norwich. He was married to Anne Harcourt at St Peter Mancroft, Norwich in 1765. They had six
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