Bulphan, Essex Family History Guide

Bulphan is an Ancient Parish in the county of Essex.

Alternative names: Bulpham

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1723
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1639; 1813

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

  • Childerditch
  • East Horndon
  • Horndon on the Hill
  • North Ockendon
  • Dunton Waylett
  • Langdon Hills
  • South Ockendon
  • Orsett
  • West Horndon with Ingrave

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

BULPHAN, a parish in Orsett district, Essex; 3½ miles NW of Stanford-le-Hope r. station, and 6½ SSE of Brentwood. Post Town, Orsett, under Romford, London, E. Acres, 1,667. Real property, £2,212. Pop., 268. Houses, 57. The property is divided among a few. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Rochester. Value, £342. Patron, J. S. Hand, Esq. The church is tolerable.

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 Bulphan, 1841-1891

Church Records

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

Bishop’s transcripts for Bulphan, 1806-1877 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Bulphan (Essex)

Parish chest materials, 1732-1900 Author: Bulphan (Essex); Church of England. Parish Church of Bulphan (Essex)

Parish registers for Bulphan, 1723-1904 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Bulphan (Essex)

Schools

Parish chest materials, 1732-1900 Author: Bulphan (Essex); Church of England. Parish Church of Bulphan (Essex)

Poorhouses & Poor Law

Parish chest materials, 1732-1900 Author: Bulphan (Essex); Church of England. Parish Church of Bulphan (Essex)

Taxation

Parish chest materials, 1732-1900 Author: Bulphan (Essex); Church of England. Parish Church of Bulphan (Essex)

Maps

Vision of Britain historical maps

Administration

  • County: Essex
  • Civil Registration District: Orsett
  • Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Essex
  • Diocese: Pre-1846 - London, Post-1845 - Rochester
  • Rural Deanery: Pre-1845 - Barstable, Post-1844 - Orsett
  • Poor Law Union: Orsett
  • Hundred: Barstable
  • Province: Canterbury