Walton le Soken, Essex Genealogy
Guide to Walton le Soken, Essex ancestry, family history, and genealogy. Parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
Walton-Le-Soken, or Walton-on-the-Naze, is a village and a parish in Tendring district, Essex. The village stands on the coast, at the terminus of the Tendring Hundred railway, it is 7½ miles by water south of Harwich; and has a post-office under Colchester, as well as a railway station.
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.
Walton le Soken, Essex Genealogy parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
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Online images are available Seax - Essex Archives Online From the Essex Record Office for Walton All Saints, Station Street Zion Methodist Church, Walton on the Naze United Reformed Church.
Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census Records and Indexes Online. 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
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
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.
Essex Ancestors - offers images of genealogical records for the county of Essex