Yelverton Norfolk Family History Guide

Yelverton is an Ancient Parish in the county of Norfolk. 

Alternative names: Alpington

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1558
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1686

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

  • Brooke
  • Poringland
  • Framingham Pigot
  • Bergh Apton
  • Framingham Earl
  • Bramerton

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

YELVERTON, a parish in Loddon district, Norfolk; 5 miles E of Swainsthorpe r. station, and 6 SE of Norwich. Post town, Framingham-Earl, under Norwich. Acres, 539. Real property, £1,054. Pop., 59. Houses, 15. The manor belongs to the Earl of Rosebery. The living is a rectory, united with Alpington, in the diocese of Norwich. Value, £408. Patron, the Lord Chancellor. The church is good. Charities, £57.

Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].


County: Norfolk
Civil Registration District: Loddon
Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Norfolk
Diocese: Norwich
Rural Deanery: Brooke
Poor Law Union: Loddon and Clavering
Hundred: Henstead
Province: Canterbury