Chattisham, Suffolk Family History Guide

Status: Ancient Parish

Parish church: All Saints and St. Margaret

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1559
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1698

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Chattisham

  • Hintlesham
  • Great Wenham
  • Washbrook

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

Chattisham, a parish in Samford district, Suffolk; 2¼ miles NE of Raydon r. station, and 5 SW by W of Ipswich. Post-town, Ipswich. Acres, 713. Real property, £1,427. Pop., 192. Houses, 47. The property is divided among a few. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Norwich. Value, £168. Patron, Eton College. The church has a brass of 1592; and is good. There are a Wesleyan chapel, and charities £6.

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

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County: Suffolk
Civil Registration District: Samford
Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Suffolk
Diocese: Norwich
Rural Deanery: Samford
Poor Law Union: Samford
Hundred: Samford
Province: Canterbury