|Type||Parish (ancient), Civil parish|
|Located in||Norfolk, England|
|Also located in||Cambridgeshire, England (1889 - )|
|See also||Clackclose Hundred, Norfolk, England||hundred in which it was located|
|Wisbech Rural, Cambridgeshire, England||rural district in which the Cambridgeshire part was located 1894-1974|
|Marshland Rural, Norfolk, England||rural district in which in which the Norfolk part was located 1894-1974|
|King's Lynn and West Norfolk District, Norfolk, England||district municipality covering the area since 1974|
- source: Family History Library Catalog
Until 1889 Upwell was located part in Cambridgeshire and part in Norfolk. In 1889 the total area was recognized as being in Norfolk.
- the following text is based on an article in Wikipedia
Upwell is a civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. It covers an area of 27.65 km2 (10.68 sq mi) and had a population of 2,456 in 1,033 households at the 2001 UK census, increasing to 2,750 at the 2011 UK census. For the purposes of local government, it falls within the district of King's Lynn and West Norfolk. Until 1974 it formed part of the now-defunct Wisbech Rural District.
Upwell lies on the A1101 road, the nearest towns being Wisbech to its north-west and Downham Market to its east.
- GENUKI provides a list of references for Upwell. 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