Open a form to report problems or contribute information

 
1 Introduction 2 Message details 3 Upload file 4 Submitted
Page 1 of 4

Help and advice for Chignall St. James

If you have found a problem on this page then please report it on the following form. We will then do our best to fix it. If you are wanting advice then the best place to ask is on the area's specific email lists. All the information that we have is in the web pages, so please do not ask us to supply something that is not there. We are not able to offer a research service.

If you wish to report a problem, or contribute information, then do use the following form to tell us about it. We have a number of people each maintaining different sections of the web site, so it is important to submit information via a link on the relevant page otherwise it is likely to go to the wrong person and may not be acted upon.

Chignall St. James

Primary tabs

“CHIGNAL (ST-JAMES), a parish in the hundred of CHELMSFORD, county of ESSEX, 3 ½ miles (N. W.) from Chelmsford, containing 217 inhabitants. The living is a rectory, with that of Mashbury united, in the archdeaconry of Essex, and diocese of London, rated in the king's books at £10. 14. 7., and in the patronage of John Strutt, Esq. Besides the present church of St. James, there was formerly one dedicated to St. Mary, long since taken down.” [From Samuel Lewis A Topographical Dictionary of England (1831) - copyright Mel Lockie 2016]
topup

Census

  • Census returns are available from the usual sources for 1841-1911, which includes most copies held at the ERO, Wharf Rd, Chelmsford. More information on other ways to view these census returns on the Essex

Churches

You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Chignall St. James area or see them printed on a map.

topup

Description and Travel

You can see pictures of Chignall St. James which are provided by:

topup

Gazetteers

Ask for a calculation of the distance from Chignall St. James to another place.

Click here for a list of nearby places.

topup

Historical Geography

  • Chignal St. James was a member of the Chelmsford Hundred

You can see the administrative areas in which Chignall St. James has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.

topup
topup

Poor Houses, Poor Law etc.

  • Chignal St. James was a member of the Chelmsford Poor Law Union
topup