|Alt names||Tofts Monks||source: A Vision of Britain through Time|
|Toft Monachorum||source: GENUKI|
|Type||Parish (ancient), Civil parish|
|Located in||Norfolk, England|
|See also||Clavering Hundred, Norfolk, England||hundred in which it was located|
- source: Family History Library Catalog
Toft Monks is about 11 miles southwest of Great Yarmouth in Norfolk, England.
A Vision of Britain through Time provides the following description of Toft-Monks from John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales of 1870-72:
- "TOFT-MONKS, a parish, with a village, in Loddon [registration] district, Norfolk; 3 miles NNE of Beccles [railway] station. It has a post-office under Beccles. Acres: 2,238. Real property: £4,449. Population: 427. Houses: 91. The manor belongs to Kings College, Cambridge. An alien priory was founded here in the time of Henry I.; became annexed to Witham monastery; and went, in the time of Edward I., to Kings College, Cambridge. The living is a rectory, annexed to Haddiscoe. The church is good. Charities, £31."
- GENUKI provides a list of references for Toft Monks. Some entries lead to free online transcriptions of registers and censuses.