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== Parish History  ==
 
== Parish History  ==
  
Markshall, is a '''parish''' in Witham district, Essex; 2 miles N W of Coggeshall, and 3 miles S W of Colne railway station. The post town is, Coggeshall, under Kelvedon.<ref>1. Wilson, John M., See at: [http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/6824 ''Imperial Gazetteer of England &amp; Wales]'', publ. London &amp; Edinburgh: 1870.Date accessed: 19 May 2013. </ref>  
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Markshall, is a '''parish''' in Witham district, Essex; 2 miles N W of Coggeshall, and 3 miles S W of Colne railway station. The post town is, Coggeshall, under Kelvedon.<ref>Wilson, John M., ''[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/6824 Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales]'' (1870). Adapted 19 May 2013.</ref>  
  
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 08:53, 31 May 2013

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Parish History[edit | edit source]

Markshall, is a parish in Witham district, Essex; 2 miles N W of Coggeshall, and 3 miles S W of Colne railway station. The post town is, Coggeshall, under Kelvedon.[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]

Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts and other types of church records, such as parish chest records. Add the contact information for the office holding the original records. Add links to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection

Online images are available Essex Record Office parish registers, bishop's transcripts, monumental inscriptions

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.


Poor Law Unions
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Witham Poor Law Union, Essex Genealogy

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.

Web sites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wilson, John M., Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870). Adapted 19 May 2013.

Contributor: add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.

http://www.essexchurches.info/church.asp?p=Markshall for images of the ruined church