Walthamstow St Mary, Essex Family History Guide

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

Alternative names:

Parish church: St Mary

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1645
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1800

Nonconformists include: Roman Catholic

Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

See Walthamstow, Essex Family History Guide

Parish Records

FamilySearch Catalog

The following records are available free online.

See Also Walthamstow, Essex Family History Guide

Census

Population and census returns of St. Mary’s parish and Walthamstow parish, 1811-1831 Author: Walthamstow (Essex)

Church Records

Bishop’s transcripts for St. Mary’s Church, Walthamstow, 1800-1863 Author: Church of England. St. Mary’s Church (Walthamstow, Essex); Church of England. St. James’ Church (Walthamstow, Essex); Church of England. St. Peter’s Church (Walthamstow, Essex); Church of England. St. John’s Church (Walthamstow, Essex)

Church and burial rate collectors books, 1856-1863 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Walthamstow (Essex); Walthamstow (Essex)

Churchwarden church rate books, 1676-1868 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Walthamstow (Essex)

Churchwarden records, 1705-1897 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Walthamstow (Essex)

Parish registers for St. Mary’s Church, Walthamstow, 1645-1902 Author: Church of England. St. Mary’s Church (Walthamstow, Essex)

Register of apprentices, 1756-1903 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Walthamstow (Essex)

Vestry books, 1709-1820 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Walthamstow (Essex)

Walthamstow rental rate books, 1748-1804 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Walthamstow (Essex)

Poorhouses & Poor Law

Examinations & orders for removal of paupers to and from Walthamstow parish, 1750-1841 Author: Walthamstow (Essex)

Overseers of the poor admission books and watch rate book, 1821-1836 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Walthamstow (Essex)

Overseers of the poor, casual poor relief records, 1789-1836 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Walthamstow (Essex)

Overseers of the poor, gravel books, 1825-1833 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Walthamstow (Essex)

Overseers of the poor, poor rate books, 1739-1893 Author: Walthamstow (Essex); Church of England. Parish Church of Walthamstow (Essex)

Vestry books, 1709-1820 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Walthamstow (Essex)

Taxation

Church and burial rate collectors books, 1856-1863 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Walthamstow (Essex); Walthamstow (Essex)

Maps

Vision of Britain historical maps

Administration

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