Danbury, Essex


Danbury, Essex


Danbury is an ancient parish located in the central part of the county of Essex.

Danbury is approximately five miles east of the county town of Chelmsford.

Parish Church

The Parish (CofE) Church is St John the Baptist, which can be found here on Google Street View.

Parish Registers

Essex Archives shows a holding of six Registers of Baptism (1673 - 1968), eleven Marriage Registers (1705 - 1972) and six Burial Registers (1674 - 1946). For additional detail see https://www.essexarchivesonline.co.uk/ParishRegisters.aspx?selAlphabet=D&selParish=4391&selChurch=4874 (accessed 5 Oct 2023)

Adjacent (Pre 1832) Parishes

To the east of Danbury are Woodham Walter, Woodham Mortimer, and Purleigh. To the south are Woodham Ferrers, part of Purleigh, and Sandon. To the west is Springfield. To the north is Little Baddow.

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