Belchamp North Wood, Essex Genealogy

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Guide to Belchamp North Wood, Essex ancestry, family history, and genealogy. Parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Belchamp North Wood, Essex
Type Extra-parochial area (England)
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Hinckford
County Essex, England Genealogy
Poor Law Union Sudbury
Registration District Sudbury
Records begin
Parish registers: For records see surrounding parishes
Bishop's Transcripts: For records see surrounding parishes
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Not Applicable
Diocese Not Applicable
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Search the courts of the surrounding parishes
Location of Archive
Essex Record Office

Parish History[edit | edit source]

Belchamp Northwood, is an extra-parochial tract in Sudbury district, Essex, it is contiguous to Belchamp Walter parish.[1]

Resources[edit | edit source]

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The civil registration article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is FreeBMD.

Church Records[edit | edit source]

Belchamp North Wood parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:

FS PRs = England, Essex Parish Registers, 1538-1997 (FamilySearch) - free
FS = FamilySearch - free
FREG = FreeREG - free
ANC = Essex, England, Select Church of England Parish Registers, 1518-1960 (Ancestry) - ($)
FMP = Essex Baptism, Marriage, Burial Indexes (FindMyPast) - ($)
MyH PRs = England, Essex Parish Registers, 1538-1900 (MyHeritage) - ($)
TGEN = Essex Parish Records (TheGenealogist) - ($)[2]
ESSEX = EssexAncestors - ($)
BOYD = England, Boyd's Marriage Indexes, 1538-1850 (FindMyPast) - free
NBI = National Burial Index (FindMyPast) - free
IGI = International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free[3]
FS Catalog PRs = FamilySearch Catalog Parish registers - free
FS Catalog BTs = FamilySearch Catalog Bishop's transcripts - free
Belchamp North Wood Online Parish Records
Baptisms
Marriages
Burials
Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FS PRs 1538-1997
1538-1997
1538-1997
FS 1538-1975
1538-1973
1538-1991
FREG 1538-1900s
1538-1900s
1538-1900s
ANC 1518-1960
1518-1960
1518-1960
FMP 1538-1917
1538-1900
1530-1950
MyH PRs 1538-1900
1538-1900
1538-1900
TGEN 1537-1900s
1537-1900s
1538-1900s
ESSEX
1538-1900s
1538-1900s
1538-1900s
BOYD

1538-1850


NBI



1538-2000
IGI



FS Catalog PRs


FS Catalog BTs


To find the names of the neighboring parishes, use England Jurisdictions 1851 Map. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.

Records are also available at the Essex Record Office (online records available at Essex Archives Online).

Non-Conformist Churches[edit | edit source]

Census Records[edit | edit source]

Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library.


Probate Records[edit | edit source]

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Essex Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.

Maps and Gazetteers[edit | edit source]

Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.

Websites[edit | edit source]

Essex Ancestors - offers images of genealogical records for the county of Essex ($)

References[edit | edit source]

  1. John M. Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England 1870. Adapted: access date 22 May 2013.
  2. Searching Parish Records online (Essex) - The Following Parishes are Available at TheGenealogist, ParishRegister.co.uk, accessed 23 April 2019.
  3. ArcherSoftware.co.uk