The National Archives and local Archives contain a wealth of records involving Needham's that go back to the 13th century. The earliest record found to date is in the Hundred Rolls of 1275. This section details records found to date plus starts to summarise the implications of these records. The first summary is of the earliest records involving the Needham name and can be found following the link to Early Needham's.
Summary of Needham's found in the:
- Chancery Records: Early proceedings (1377 to 1558) and Pleadings Series 1 (1558 to 16
- Star Chamber Records held in The National Archives
- Calendar of Close Rolls Records . Records checked from 1199 to 1468
- Court Rolls
- Catalogue of Ancient Deeds
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