Chedburgh, Suffolk Family History Guide

Status: Ancient Parish

Alternative names: Chedbury

Parish church: All Saints

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1538
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1567

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Chedburgh

  • Rede
  • Whepstead
  • Chevington
  • Depden


Historical Descriptions

Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales Circa 1870

Chedburgh, a parish in Thingoe district, Suffolk; 4½ miles S of Saxham r. station, and 6 SW of Bury-St. Edmunds. Post-town, Depden, under Bury-St. Edmunds. Acres, 566. Real property, £1,107. Pop., 325. Houses, 64. The property is divided among a few. The manor belongs to the Marquis of Bristol. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Ely. Value, not reported. Patron, the Marquis of Bristol. The church was built in 1842; and is in the decorated English style. Charities, £25.

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: Thingoe
Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Sudbury
Diocese: Post-1836 - Ely, Pre-1837 - Norwich
Rural Deanery: Clare
Poor Law Union: Thingoe
Hundred: Risbridge
Province: Canterbury