Easthorpe, Essex Family History Guide

Easthorpe is an Ancient Parish in the county of Essex.

Alternative names:

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1572
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1629; 1639; 1800

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

  • Marks Tey
  • Birch
  • Messing
  • Copford
  • Feering

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

EASTHORPE, a parish in Lexden district, Essex; 1¾ mile S by E of Marks Tey Junction r. station, and 4 ESE of Coggleshall. Post town, Copford, under Colchester. Acres, 1,300. Real property, £1,543. Pop., 144. Houses, 30. The living. is a rectory in the diocese of Rochester. Value, £211. Patron, the Hon. Col. Onslow. The church is good.

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


  • County: Essex
  • Civil Registration District: Lexden
  • Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Colchester
  • Diocese: Pre-1846 - London, Post-1845 - Rochester
  • Rural Deanery: Pre-1847 - Lexden, Post-1846 - Coggeshall
  • Poor Law Union: Lexden and Winstree
  • Hundred: Lexden
  • Province: Canterbury