Higham St Mary, Suffolk

Higham St Mary

Higham St Mary, Suffolk


Higham St Mary is an ancient parish located in the south of the county of Suffolk.

Higham St Mary is approximately ten miles south-west of the county town of Ipswich with Colchester, Essex some eight miles to the south-west. Sudbury is approximately eleven miles to the west-north-west.

Parish Church

The Parish (CofE) Church is St Mary which can be found here on Google Street View.

Parish Registers

Suffolk Archives appears not to publish on their website information regarding individual surviving parish registers, but does offer a PDF listing of information they offer on microfiche. See https://www.suffolkarchives.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/03/PARISH-REGS-ON-FICHE-FILM-.pdf (Accessed 29 Mar 2023). For Higham St Mary those records cover the years 1538 to 1900.

For details of Suffolk Parish records which are available online see FamilySearch's page https://www.familysearch.org/en/wiki/Suffolk_Church_Records#Parish_Records_Online (accessed 3 Mar 2023)

Adjacent (Pre 1832) Parishes

To the east of Higham St Mary lies Holton St Mary and Stratford St Mary. To the south is Langham. To the west is Stoke by Nayland. To the north are Shelley and Raydon.

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