Chipping Ongar, Essex, England

Chipping Ongar

Chipping Ongar, Essex


Chipping Ongar lies in the east of modern day Essex, but was more central in the historic county. It lies approximately 12 miles WSW of Chelmsford. For additional information, please see Wikipedia:Chipping Ongar and A History of the County of Essex: Volume 4: Ongar Hundred pages 155-8 (pub 1956)

Parish Church

The Parish (C of E) Church is St Martin's, Chipping Ongar which can be glimpsed here on Google Street View. The church's own website provides a brief history,as does A History of the County of Essex: Volume 4: Ongar Hundred pages 162-4

Parish Registers

Essex Record Office holds the Parish Registers with details online here.

The available registers are
 (1) Baptisms  1559-1812, Marriages 1560-1753 and Burials 1559-1812
                             Reference D/P 124/1/1 Images viewable on-line from this register only
 (2) Baptisms  1813-1855     Reference D/P 124/1/3
 (3) Baptisms  1856-1901     Reference D/P 124/1/4
 (4) Baptisms  1901-1939     Reference D/P 124/1/5
 (5) Baptisms  1939-1986     Reference D/P 124/1/35
 (6) Marriages 1754-1815     Reference D/P 124/1/2
 (7) Marriages 1813-1835     Reference D/P 124/1/7
 (8) Marriages 1837-1960     Reference D/P 124/1/8
 (9) Marriages 1961-1975     Reference D/P 124/1/9
(10) Burials   1813-1910     Reference D/P 124/1/6

Adjacent (pre 1832) Parishes

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