Colchester St Peter, Essex Family History Guide

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

Alternative names:

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1611
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1800

Nonconformists include: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Adjacent Parishes

  • Colchester St Martin
  • Lexden
  • Colchester St Botolph
  • Colchester St Giles
  • Myland St Michael
  • Colchester Holy Trinity
  • Colchester St Runwald

Parish History

See Colchester, Essex Family History Guide

Parish Records

Church Records

Bishop’s transcripts for St. Peter’s Church, Colchester, 1800-1870 Author: Church of England. St. Peter’s Church (Colchester, Essex)


Vision of Britain historical maps


  • 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