It is the Society's intention to collect, and hold in our library, as much family history information as possible for the area within approximately a 10 mile radius of Dereham (formerly East Dereham). The parishes are shown below. Note: Places with prefixes East, West, Little and Great are listed alphabetically under 'E','W','L' and 'G'.

A

Alderford, Ashill, Attlebridge,

B

Barford, Barnham Broom, Bawdeswell, Beeston All Saints, Beetley, Billingford, Bintree, Bittering, Booton, Brandiston, Brandon Parva, Brisley, Bylaugh

C

Carbrooke, Carlton Forehoe, Colkirk, Colton, Coston, Cranworth, Crownthorpe,

D

Deopham, Dereham (formerly East)

E

East Dereham, East Bilney, East Bradenham, East Lexham, East Tuddenham, Easton, Elsing,

F

Foulsham, Foxley,

G

Garvestone, Gateley, Great Dunham, Great Fransham, Great Melton, Great Ryburgh, Great Witchingham, Gressenhall, Griston, Guestwick, Guist

H

Hackford, Hardingham, Hingham, Hockering, Hoe, Holme Hale, Honingham, Horningtoft

K

Kempston, Kimberley

L

Letton, Litcham, Little Dunham, Little Ellingham, Little Fransham, Little Ryburgh, Little Witchingham, Longham, Lyng

M

Marlingford, Mattishall, Mattishall Burgh, Mileham, Morton on the Hill

N

Necton, North Elmham, North Tuddenham

O

Ovington, Oxwick

P

Pattesley

R

Reepham with Kerdiston, Reymerstone, Ringland, Rockland St. Peter, Runhall

S

Saham Toney, Salle, Scarning, Scoulton, Shipdham, Southburgh, Sparham, Stanfield, Stibbard, Swannington, Swanton Morley

T

Testerton, Themelthorpe, Thuxton, Tittleshall, Twyford

W

Watton, Weasenham All Saints, Weasenham St. Peter, Welbourne, Wellingham, Wendling, West Bradenham, Westfield, West Lexham, Weston Longville, Whinbergh, Whissonsett, Whitwell, Wicklewood, Wood Dalling, Wood Norton, Wood Rising, Worthing, Wramplingham

Y

Yaxham

Other settlements, now hamlets:

Great Bittering(Gressenhall)

Godwick(Tittleshall)

Kipton(Weasenham)

Greinstein(Mileham)

Dillington(Dereham)

Potthorpe(Brisley)

Within reason we are prepared to increase our area if, for instance, a member has a particular interest in an adjacent parish or if valuable and useful data requires a good home.

If you have any such information and are willing to let us add it to our records, please let us know.