Heybridge is an Ancient Parish in the county of Essex.
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1555
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1813
Nonconformists include: Baptist and Independent/Congregational.
The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870
HEYBRIDGE, a village and a parish in Maldon district, Essex. The village is suburban to Maldon, at M. r. station; was known to the Saxons as Tidwaltintune, and given by king Athelstan to St. Paul’s cathedral, in London; acquired its present name from the construction of a five arched bridge over the Blackwater, in the time of Henry VI.; derives trade from the Chelmer navigation and the Maldon railway; and has a post-office under Maldon, a fair on Whit-Tuesday, malt works, a large iron foundry, and extensive agricultural implement and machine manufactories. The parish comprises 2, 012 acres of land, and 124 of water. Real property, £5, 377. Pop. in 1851, 1, 330; in 1861, 1, 476. Houses, 315. The property is not much divided. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Rochester. Value, £159. Patrons, the Dean and Chapter of St. Paul’s, London. The church is ancient, but good. There are chapels for Independents and Baptists, and charities £33.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
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England, Essex, Heybridge – Census ( 1 )
Census returns for Heybridge, 1841-1891
Author: Great Britain. Census Office
England, Essex, Heybridge – Church records ( 3 )
Bishop’s transcripts for Heybridge, 1813-1876
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Heybridge (Essex)
The churchwardens’ accounts of Heybridge, Essex (1509-1564)
Author: Pressey, W. J.
Parish registers for Heybridge, 1558-1913
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Heybridge (Essex); Essex Record Office
England, Essex, Heybridge – Manors – Court records ( 1 )
Court rolls and documents, 1381-1753
Author: Manor of Heybridge. Court (Essex)
- County: Essex
- Civil Registration District: Maldon
- Probate Court: Pre-1845 – Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of St Paul’s Cathedral, Post-1844 – Court of the Archdeaconry of Colchester
- Diocese: Pre-1846 – London, Post-1845 – Rochester
- Rural Deanery: Pre-1845 – None, Post-1844 – Hatfield Peverel
- Poor Law Union: Maldon
- Hundred: Thurstable
- Province: Canterbury