Chettisham, Cambridgeshire Family History Guide

Chettisham is a chapelry of Ely St Mary in Cambridgeshire.

Alternative names: Chittisham

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1700
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1599

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

  • Ely St Mary
  • Little Downham
  • Littleport
  • Land Common to Ely Holy Trinity and Ely St Mary
  • Ely Holy Trinity

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

CHETTISHAM, or Chittisham, a chapelry in Ely-St. Mary parish, Cambridge; on the Ely and Peterborough railway, 2½ miles N of Ely. It has a station on the railway; and its post town is Ely. Statistics returned with the parish. The living is a p. curacy in the diocese. Ely. Value, £65. Patrons, the Dean and Chapter of Ely.

Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].

Parish Records

FamilySearch Catalog

Church Records

Bishop’s transcripts for Chettisham, 1599-1850 Author: Church of England. Chapelry of Chettisham (Cambridgeshire)

Ely, Chettisham, Cambridgeshire, baptisms, 1700-1812; marriages, 1600-13, 1713-1809; burials, 1702-1763 Author: Holmes, R.; Church of England. Chapelry of Chettisham (Cambridgeshire)

Ely, Chettisham, Cambridgeshire, baptisms, 1813-1837; marriages, 1816-1837 : transcribed from the bishop’s transcripts Author: Farrar, J. M.; Neville, S.; Church of England. Chapelry of Chettisham (Cambridgeshire)

Schools

School records of Chettisham Church of England School, 1895-1925 Author: Chettisham Church of England School (Chettisham, Cambridgeshire)

Maps

Vision of Britain historical maps

Administration

  • County: Cambridgeshire
  • Civil Registration District: Ely
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Ely (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Ely
  • Rural Deanery: Ely
  • Poor Law Union: Ely
  • Hundred: Ely City
  • Province: Canterbury