Markshall, Essex Genealogy
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.
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]
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any unique information, such as the census for X year was destroyed.
Index for the Census may be searched at FamilySearch Historical Records
Poor Law Unions
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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 & Wales, publ. London & Edinburgh: 1870 See at: http//www.visionofbritain.org.uk/descriptions/index.jsp
Contributor: add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.
http://www.essexchurches.info/church.asp?p=Markshall for images of the ruined church