Colchester St Mary Magdalen, Essex Family History Guide

Colchester St Mary Magdalen is an Ancient Parish in the county of Essex.

Alternative names:

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1708
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1630; 1639; 1800

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

  • Colchester St James
  • Colchester St Botolph
  • Colchester St Giles
  • Greenstead

Parish History

See Colchester, Essex Family History Guide

Parish Records

Church Records

Bishop’s transcripts for St. Mary Magdalene’s Church, Colchester, 1630-1640 Author: Church of England. St. Mary Magdalene’s Church (Colchester, Essex)

Bishop’s transcripts for St. Mary Magdalene’s Church, Colchester, 1800-1875 Author: Church of England. St. Mary Magdalene’s Church (Colchester, Essex)

Parish registers for St. Mary Magdalene’s Church, Colchester, 1708-1812 Author: Church of England. St. Mary Magdalene’s Church (Colchester, Essex)

Maps

Vision of Britain historical maps

Administration

  • County: Essex
  • Civil Registration District: Colchester
  • Probate Court: Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of London (Essex and Hertfordshire Division)
  • Diocese: Pre-1846 - London, Post-1845 - Rochester
  • Rural Deanery: Colchester
  • Poor Law Union: Colchester
  • Hundred: Colchester Borough
  • Province: Canterbury