|Alt names||Setch||source: John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales of 1870-72|
|Type||Parish (ancient), Civil parish|
|Located in||Norfolk, England ( - 1935)|
|See also||Freebridge Lynn Hundred, Norfolk, England||hundred in which it was located|
|Freebridge Lynn Rural, Norfolk, England||rural district in which it was located 1894-1935|
|West Winch, Norfolk, England||parish into which it was absorbed in 1935|
|King's Lynn and West Norfolk District, Norfolk, England||district municipality covering the area since 1974|
- source: Family History Library Catalog
A Vision of Britain through Time provides the following description of Setchey from John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales of 1870-72:
- "SETCH, or Setchey, a parish in Freebridge-Lynn [registration] district, Norfolk; 2½ miles N E of Watlington [railway] station, and 4 S by E of Kings-Lynn. It has a post-office under [King's] Lynn. Acres: 780. Real property: £1,335. Population: 91. Houses,20. The property is divided chiefly among three. The living is a rectory, annexed to North Runcton, in the diocese of Norwich. The church was built in 1844."
In 1935 Setchey ceased to be a separate civil parish and was absorbed into the neighbouring parish of West Winch. It also had ecclesiastical links with the parish of North Runcton.
- GENUKI provides a list of references for Setchey. 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 | Setchey, Norfolk, England | Freebridge Lynn Hundred, Norfolk, England | Freebridge Lynn Rural, Norfolk, England | West Winch, Norfolk, England | King's Lynn and West Norfolk District, Norfolk, England