Leaden Roding is an Ancient Parish in the county of Essex.
Alternative names: Leaden Rooding, Leaden Roothing, Leaden Roding
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1572
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1629; 1803
The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870
ROOTHING-LEADEN, a parish in Dunmow district, Essex; on the river Roding; 7 miles NNE of Ongar r.station. It has a post-office under Chelmsford. Acres, 907. Real property, £1,330. Pop., 207. Houses, 46. The property is divided among a few. The parish is a meet for the Essex hounds. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Rochester. Value, £230. Patron, the Lord Chancellor. The church was restored in 1868. Charities, £5.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
A Topographical Dictionary of England 1848
ROOTHING, LEADEN, a parish, in the union and hundred of Dunmow, N. division of Essex, 6½ miles (S. S. W.) from Dunmow; containing 171 inhabitants. It comprises 911a. 2r. 33p., of which about 800 acres are arable, 70 pasture, and 40 woodland. The living is a rectory, valued in the king’s books at £12. 13. 4., and in the patronage of the Crown; net income, £227. The church is of great antiquity, with a wooden belfry-turret surmounted by a low spire.
Source: A Topographical Dictionary of England by Samuel Lewis 1848
Below is a list of people that were declared bankrupt between 1820 and 1843 extracted from The Bankrupt Directory; George Elwick; London; Simpkin, Marshall and Co.; 1843.
Porter Joseph, Leading Roothing, Essex, farmer, March 17, 1821.
The following records are available free online.
- County: Essex
- Civil Registration District: Dunmow
- Probate Court: Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of London (Essex and Hertfordshire Division)
- Diocese: Pre-1846 - London, Post-1845 - Rochester
- Rural Deanery: Pre-1845 - Dunmow, Post-1844 - Roding
- Poor Law Union: Dunmow
- Hundred: Dunmow
- Province: Canterbury