|Alt names||Bucham||source: Domesday Book (1985) p 187|
|Bucheham||source: Domesday Book (1985) p 187|
|Type||Parish (ancient), Civil parish|
|Located in||Norfolk, England|
|See also||Shropham Hundred, Norfolk, England||hundred in which it was located|
|Guiltcross Rural, Norfolk, England||rural district in which it was located 1894-1902|
|Wayland Rural, Norfolk, England||rural district in which it was located 1902-1974|
|Breckland District, Norfolk, England||district municipality covering the area since 1974|
- source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
- source: Family History Library Catalog
- the following text is based on an article in Wikipedia
New Buckenham is a civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. It covers an area of 1.73 km2 (0.67 sq mi) and had a population of 468 in 197 households at the 2001 UK census. For the purposes of local government, it falls within the District of Breckland.
The village lies between the towns of Diss and Attleborough, and centred on an ancient green with a whipping post. The village is close to Old Buckenham.
In the days prior to civil registration (1837), New Buckenham was considered to be an ancient borough.
- GENUKI provides a list of references for New Buckenham. Some entries lead to free online transcriptions of registers and censuses.
- GENUKI also advises that the following lists for Norfolk are to be found in FamilySearch:
- England, Norfolk, Parish Registers (County Record Office), 1510-1997
- England, Norfolk Archdeacon's Transcripts, 1600-1812
- England, Norfolk Bishop's Transcripts, 1685-1941
- England, Norfolk Marriage Bonds, 1557-1915
- England, Norfolk Non-conformist Records, 1613-1901
Categories: Norfolk, England | New Buckenham, Norfolk, England | Shropham Hundred, Norfolk, England | Guiltcross Rural, Norfolk, England | Wayland Rural, Norfolk, England | Breckland District, Norfolk, England