All Saints in Stanway and Lexden, Essex Genealogy

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England  Gotoarrow.png  Essex Gotoarrow.png  Essex Parishes

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Parish History

Stanway All Saints, is a chapelry in Stanway and Lexden parishes, Essex; it is 3 1/2 miles SW of Colchester railway station.[1]

Resources

Civil Registration

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

Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, non conformist 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 Seax - Essex Archives Online From the Essex Record Office Stanway All Saints See also St Albright

Census records

Index for the Census may be searched at FamilySearch Historical Records


Poor Law Unions

Lexden and Winstree Poor Law Union, Essex



Probate records

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.

Web sites

References

  1. 1. Wilson, John M., Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales, publ. London & Edinburgh: 1870 See at: http//www.visionofbritain.org.uk/descriptions