Colchester All Saints, Essex Family History Guide

Colchester All Saints is an Ancient Parish in the county of Essex.

Alternative names:

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1609
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1639; 1800

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

  • Colchester St Martin
  • Colchester St James
  • Colchester St Botolph
  • Colchester St Giles
  • Myland St Michael
  • Colchester Holy Trinity
  • Colchester St Nicholas

Parish History

See Colchester, Essex Family History Guide

Parish Records

Church Records

The following records are available free online.

Bishop’s transcripts for All Saints Church, Colchester, 1639-1640 Author: Church of England. All Saints Church (Colchester, Essex)

Bishop’s transcripts for All Saints Church, Colchester, 1800-1877 Author: Church of England. All Saints Church (Colchester, Essex)

Poorhouses, poor law, etc.

Churchwarden and overseers records, 1686-1892 Author: Church of England. All Saints Church (Colchester, Essex); All Saints Parish (Colchester, Essex)

Maps

Vision of Britain historical maps

Administration

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