Chippenham is an Ancient Parish in the county of Cambridgeshire.
Other places in the parish include: Badlingham.
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1559
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1567
Nonconformists include: Independent/Congregational and Society of Friends/Quaker.
- Moulton, Suffolk
- Freckenham, Suffolk
- Herringswell, Suffolk
The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870
CHIPPENHAM, a village and a parish in Newmarket district, Cambridge. The village stands on the verge of the county, 3½ miles NNW of Kennet r. station, and 4½ NE by N of Newmarket; and has a post office under Soham. The parish includes also the hamlet of Badlingham. Acres, 4,205. Real property, £4,248. Pop., 796. Houses, 153. The manor was given, in 1148, by William de Mandeville to the Knights Hospitallers, who built a preceptory on it; passed, after the dissolution, to the Russells, Cromwell’s relations, one of whom entertained Charles I. here; and belongs now to John Tharp, Esq. All the land belongs to the same proprietor; and much of it has been planted. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Ely. Value, £240. Patron, John Tharp, Esq. The church is good; and there are an endowed school and charities £45.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
Chippenham, Cambridgeshire: baptisms, 1560-1880; marriages, 1567-1880; banns, 1754-1862; burials, 1567-1877; list of vicars, 1311-1976 Author: Travers, N., Mrs.; Farrar, Michael; Church of England. Parish Church of Comberton (Cambridgeshire)
An indexed transcription of the parish registers of Chippenham : baptisms, 1559-1938; marriages, 1567-1950; burials, 1567-1950; banns, 1759-1950 Author: Cambridgeshire Family History Society; Church of England. Parish Church of Chippenham (Cambridgeshire)
- County: Cambridgeshire
- Civil Registration District: Newmarket
- Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Sudbury
- Diocese: Post-1836 – Ely, Pre-1837 – Norwich
- Rural Deanery: Fordham
- Poor Law Union: Newmarket
- Hundred: Staploe
- Province: Canterbury