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Essex 

Published in 1828, Pigot's Directory begins: "..."

 

Family History, Genealogy and Local History Research Information for Essex

Location
Directories
Resources
Population
Districts
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Parishes, Towns and Places

 

Location  
Population of Essex 
1801 226,437

1811 252,473
1821 289,424
1831 317,507
1841 344,979
1851 369,318
1861 404,851
1871 466,436
1881 576,434
1891 784,258
1901 1,083,998
1911 1,350,881
1921 1,470,257
1931 1,755,459
1951 2,044,964
1961 2,288,058
1971 1,358,028
1981 1,461,890
1991 1,528,577

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Size of Essex in acres

(boundary changes)

1831 979,000

1841 979,000
1851 1,060,549
1861 1,060,549
1871 1,055,133
1881 987,032
1891 985,545
1901 979,532
1911 979,532
1921 979,532
1931 977,764
1951 977,830
1961 978,056
1971 907,806
1981 907,331
1991 907,707

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Directories covering Essex   

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Districts  

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Resources for family history research in Essex   

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Transcriptions

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Inland Revenue Board of Stamps Apprenticeship Records
1710 - 1719  
1720 - 1729  
1730 - 1739 Order a search of Apprentice records
1740 - 1749 for an ancestor's name
1750 - 1759  
1760 - 1774  
1710 - 1774 Whole period  
 
Census Returns      
1841   Order a census search Order a transcription of family household where reference given

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Essex Resources      
1873 Landowners Order a transcription of entries for an ancestor's name  

 

     
 
Essex Directories      
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Transcription of a village

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Village Profile

 

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Parishes, Towns and Places
Is it in Essex

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A
Abberton
Abbess Roding
Abridge
Aldham
Alphamstone
Alresford
Althorne
Ardleigh
Arkesden
Ashdon
Asheldham
Ashen
Ashingdon
Aveley
Aythorpe Roding

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B
Ballingdon-cum-Brundon
Bardfield End Green
Bardfield Saling
Barking
Barling
Barnston
Basildon
Beauchamp Roding
Beaumont-cum-Moze
Belchamp Otton
Belchamps St Pauls
Belchamps Walter
Berden
Berechurch
Berners Roding
Billericay
Birch
Birchanger
Birdbrook
Black Notley
Blackmore
Bobbingworth
Bocking
Boreham
Borley
Bowers Gifford
Boxted
Bradfield
Bradwell
Bradwell Juxta Coggeshall
Bradwell Juxta Mare
Braintree
Braxted
Brentwood
Brightlingsea
Broomfield
Broxted
Buckhurst Hill
Bulmer
Bulphan
Bures Mount
Burnham
Buttsbury

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C
Canewdon
Canvey Island
Castle Hedingham
Chadwell
Chappel
Chelmsford
Chickney
Chignell Saint James
Chignell Smealy
Chigwell
Childerditch
Chingford
Chipping Ongar
Chishall
Clacton-on-Sea
Clavering
Coggeshall
Colchester
Cold Norton
Colne Engaine
Copford
Corringham
Cranham
Creeksea
Cressing
Crondon Park

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D
Dagenham
Danbury
Debden
Dedham
Dengie
Doddinghurst
Dovercourt
Downham
Dunton

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E
Earls Colne
East Donyland
East Ham
East Hanningfield
East Horndon
East Mersea
East Tilbury
Easthorpe
Eastwood
Elmdon
Elmstead
Elsenham
Epping

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F
Fairstead
Farnham
Faulkbourne
Feering
Felsted
Finchingfield
Fingringhoe
Fobbing
Fordham
Foulness
Foxearth
Frating
Frinton
Fryerning
Fyfield

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G
Galleywood
Gestingthorpe
Goldhanger
Good Easter
Gosfield
Grays
Great Baddow
Great Bardfield
Great Bentley
Great Braxted
Great Bromley
Great Burstead
Great Canfield
Great Chesterford
Great Chishall
Great Clacton
Great Coggeshall
Great Dunmow
Great Easton
Great Hallingbury
Great Henney
Great Holland
Great Horkesley
Great Ilford
Great Leighs
Great Maplesstead
Great Oakley
Great Parndon
Great Saling
Great Sampford
Great Stambridge
Great Tey
Great Totham
Great Wakering
Great Waltham
Great Warley
Great Wigborough
Great Yeldham
Greenstead juxta Colchester
Greenstead near Onger

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H
Hadleigh
Hadstock
Halstead
Harlow
Harwich
Hatfield Broad Oak
Hatfield Heath
Hatfield Peverel
Havering-atte-Bower
Hawkwell
Hazeleigh
Helions Bumpstead
Hempstead
Henham
Heybridge
Heydon
High Easter
High Laver
High Onger
High Roding
Hockley
Hornchurch
Horndon-on-the-Hill
Hutton

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I
Ilford
Ingatestone
Ingrave
Inworth

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K
Kelvedon
Kelvedon Hatch
Kirby Le Soken

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L
Laindon-cum-Basildon
Lamarsh
Lambourne
Langdon Hills
Langenhoe
Langford
Langham
Langley
Latchingdon
Latton
Lawford
Layer Breton
Layer Cross
Layer-de-le-Haye
Layton
Leaden Roding
Leigh On Sea
Lexden
Leyton
Lindsell
Liston
Little Baddow
Little Bardfield
Little Bentley
Little Braxted
Little Bromley
Little Burstead
Little Canfield
Little Chesterford
Little Chrishall
Little Clacton
Little Dunmow
Little Easton
Little Hallingbury
Little Hesterford
Little Horkesley
Little Ilford
Little Laver
Little Leighs
Little Maplestead
Little Oakley
Little Parndon
Little Sampford
Little Stambridge
Little Tey
Little Thurrock
Little Totham
Little Wakering
Little Waltham
Little Warley
Little Wigborough
Little Yeldham
Littlebury
Loughton

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M
Magdalen Laver
Maldon
Manningtree
Manuden
Margaret Roding
Margaretting
Marks Tay
Markshall
Marney Layer
Mashbury
Matching
Mayland
Mersea Island
Messing
Middleton
Mile End
Mistley
Moreton
Moulsham
Mountnessing
Moze
Mucking
Mundon

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N
Navestock
Nazeing
Netteswell
Nevendon
Newport
North Benfleet
North Fambridge
North Ockendon
North Shoebury
North Weald
Northwood
Norton Mandeville

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O
Orsett
Ovington

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P
Paglesham
Panfield
Pattiswick
Pebmarsh
Peldon
Pentlow
Pitsea
Plaistow
Pleshey
Prittlewell
Purleigh

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Q
Quendon

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R
Radwinter
Rainham
Ramsden Belhouse
Ramsden Crays
Ramsden Heath
Ramsey
Rawreth
Rayleigh
Rayne
Rettendon
Rickling
Ridgewell
Rivenhall
Rochford
Roding
Romford
Roothings
Roxwell
Roydon
Runwell

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S
Saffron Walden
Saint Lawrence
Saint Osyth
Salcott
Sandon
Shalford
Sheering
Shelley
Shellow Bowells
Shenfield
Shopland
Sible Hedingham
South Benfleet
South Fambridge
South Hanningfield
South Ockendon
South Shoebury
South Weald
Southchurch
Southend-on-Sea
Southminster
Springfield
Stambourne
Stamford Rivers
Stanford-le-Hope
Stansted Mountfitchet
Stanway
Stapleford Abborts
Stapleford Tawney
Stebbing
Steeple
Steeple Bumpstead
Stifford
Stisted
Stock
Stondon Massey
Stow Mares
Strethall
Sturmer
Sutton

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T
Takeley
Tendring
Terling
Thaxted
Theydon Bois
Theydon Garnon
Theydon Mount
Thorpe-le-Soken
Thorrington
Thoydon Mount
Thundersley
Thurrock
Tilbury Juxta Clare
Tillingham
Tilty
Tollesbury
Tolleshunt Darcy
Tolleshunt Knights
Tolleshunt Major
Topperfield
Twinstead

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U
Ugley
Ulting
Upminster

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V
Vange
Virley

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W
Wakes Colne
Waltham Abbey
Waltham Holy Cross
Walthamstow
Walton le Soken
Wanstead
Wanstead Slip
Weeley
Wendens Ambo
Wendon Lofts
Wennington
West Bergholt
West Ham
West Hanningfield
West Horndon
West Mersea
West Thurrock
West Tilbury
Wethersfield
White Colne
White Notley
White Roding
Wicken Bonhunt
Wickford
Wickham Bishops
Wickham Saint Pauls
Widdington
Widford
Willingale Doe
Willingale Spain
Wimbish
Witham
Wivenhoe
Wix
Woodford
Woodham Ferrers
Woodham Mortimer
Woodham Walter
Wormingford
Wrabness
Writtle

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