Village Hall Bookings & Info
People of Occold
We now have an online database of people from Occold containing a lot of their family history data. Currently, there are
3,152 people and
and this is growing daily.
Visit People to search the database.
The total amount raised so far for National and Local Charities stands at:
The total raised in 2018 was
Old Parish Registers
These parish registers are held at Suffolk Record Office
|Baptisms||1681 - 1972||1681 - 1870||1630 - 1799|
|Marriages||1681 - 1971||1681 - 1900||1681 - 1812|
|Burials||1764 - 1910||1764 - 1900||1717 - 1812|
|Banns||Not available||1754 - 1812||Not available|
Current Parish Registers
The registers currently held at Ss Michael and All Angels have been transcribed and an index of individuals can be downloaded as follows:
|Baptisms||1972 - present||Date||Surname|
|Marriages||1973 - present||Date|
|Burials||1910 - present||Date||Surname|
|Banns||1870 - present||Date||Groom surname||Bride surname|
We have photographic images of the above registers but they are not available online. If you would like copies of any specific records, please Contact Us. We are happy to provide these FREE albeit donations to St Michaels are always welcome.
Hartismere Parish Records
We have copies of the Hartismere Parish Records for the following years.....
- Baptisms 1754 - 1812
- Baptisms 1813 - 1900
- Marriages 1754 - 1812
- Marriages 1812 - 1837
- Burials 1538 - 1900
Note that these cover all the Hartismere Registration District parishes not just Occold. Complete list:
Aspall, Bacton, Braiseworth, Brome, Burgate, Cotton, Eye, Finningham, Gislingham, Mellis, Mendlesham, Oakley, Occold, Palgrave, Redgrave, Redlingfield, Ricklinghall Superior, Rishangles, Stoke Ash, Stuston, Thorndon, Thornham Magna, Thornham Parva, Thrandeston, Thwaite, Westhorpe, Wetheringsett cum Brockford, Wickham Skeith, Wortham, Wyverstone, Yaxley
Due to copyright restrictions these cannot be made available on line but we are happy to respond to requests for look-ups on a best endeavours basis.
Photographing and indexing the gravestones in the Cemetery is an ongoing project of which only about two thirds have been completed.
Grave numbers refer to the Cemetery Plan but note that grave numbers 717 onwards are not yet documented.
We have photographic images of the gravestones but they are not available online. If you would like a photograph of one or more these, please Contact Us quoting the grave number. We are happy to provide these FREE albeit donations to St Michaels are always welcome.
Thorndon Parish Registers
We've recently photographed the parish registers currently in All Saints, Thorndon. These will be transcribed as soon as possible but feel free to Contact Us in the meantime if you would like any look-ups.
|Baptisms||1916 - present||Date||Surname|
|Marriages||2001 - present||Date|
|Burials||1878 - present||Date||Surname|
|Banns||1910 - present||Date||Groom surname||Bride surname|