Little Holland, Essex Genealogy

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Guide to Little Holland, Essex ancestry, family history, and genealogy. Parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Little Holland, Essex
Type England Jurisdictions
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Tendring
County Essex, England Genealogy
Poor Law Union Tendring
Registration District Tendring
Records begin
Parish registers: parish absorbed into Great Clacton c. 1778-1810
Bishop's Transcripts: see Great Clacton 1629
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery St Osyth
Diocese Pre-1846 - London; Post-1845 - Rochester
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Archdeaconry of Colchester
Location of Archive
Essex Record Office

Parish History[edit | edit source]

HOLLAND (LITTLE), a parish in Tendring district, Essex; on the coast, near the mouth of Holland brook, 2 miles S of Great Holland, and 3 S by W of Kirby railway station. The living is a donative, annexed to the vicarage of Great Clacton, in the diocese of Rochester. The church has been demolished.[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]

Little Holland parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:

ESSEX = EssexAncestors - (£)[1]
Little Holland Online Parish Records


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ESSEX 1543-1984 1543-1957 1543-1940

Census Records[edit | edit source]

Non-Conformist Churches[edit | edit source]

Poor Law Unions[edit | edit source]

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. Essex Ancestors: Unearth Your Roots, Seax - Essex Archives Online From the Essex Record Office, accessed 5 September 2014.