"THEDWESTRY, a hundred in the centre of Suffolk; containing 25 parishes. Acres, 40,851. Pop. in 1851, 11,625; in 1861, 11,191. Houses, 2,471."
(From John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72).)
See also Suffolk Registration Districts.Vision of Britain for a description of Thedwestry through time.