Bobbingworth, Essex Family History Guide

Bobbingworth is an Ancient Parish in the county of Essex.

Alternative names: Bobinger, Bovinger, Boringer, Buringer

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1558
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1639; 1800

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

BOBBINGWORTH, a parish and a subdistrict in Ongar district, Essex. The parish bears also the name of Boringer; and lies 2 ½ miles NW of Ongar r. station, and 5 ½ SE of Harlow. Post Town, Ongar. Acres, 1,628. Real property, £2,474. Pop., 334. Houses, 67. The property is divided among a few. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Rochester. Value, £393. Patrons, J. A. Houblon and Cure, Esqs. The church is good. The subdistrict contains fifteen parishes. Acres, 47,465. Pop., 5,465. Houses, 1,145.

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

Parish Records

FamilySearch Catalog

The following records are available free online.

Census

Census returns for Bobbingworth, 1841-1891

Church Records

Bishop’s transcripts for Bobbingworth, 1639-1640 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Bobbingworth (Essex)

Bishop’s transcripts for Bobbingworth, 1800-1877 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Bobbingworth (Essex)

Churchwardens and overseers records, 1667-1927 Author: Bobbingworth (Essex)

Parish registers for Bobbingworth, 1558-1967 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Bobbingworth (Essex); Essex Record Office

Computer printout of Bobbingworth or Bovinger, Essex, England

Cemeteries

Sepulchral memorials of Bobbingworth, Essex : with genealogical notes and pedigrees Author: Crisp, Frederick Arthur, 1851-1922

Sepulchral memorials of Bobbingworth, Essex : with genealogical notes and pedigrees Author: Crisp, Frederick Arthur, 1851-1922

Poorhouses & Poor Law

Churchwardens and overseers records, 1667-1927 Author: Bobbingworth (Essex)

Taxation

Churchwardens and overseers records, 1667-1927 Author: Bobbingworth (Essex)

Genealogy

Sepulchral memorials of Bobbingworth, Essex : with genealogical notes and pedigrees Author: Crisp, Frederick Arthur, 1851-1922

Sepulchral memorials of Bobbingworth, Essex : with genealogical notes and pedigrees Author: Crisp, Frederick Arthur, 1851-1922

Maps

Vision of Britain historical maps

Administration

  • County: Essex
  • Civil Registration District: Ongar
  • Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Essex
  • Diocese: Pre-1846 - London, Post-1845 - Rochester
  • Rural Deanery: Ongar
  • Poor Law Union: Ongar
  • Hundred: Ongar
  • Province: Canterbury