UK, Essex - Parish Registers 1538-1900 [Part 2]


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Sample Images

  • There are three types of records in this project.

Skill Level: Difficult

  • This project is recommended for experienced volunteers who are comfortable with the indexing process, system features, and reading a variety of old handwriting styles.

Characteristics of This Project

  • One to two images per batch
  • Two to 16 records per image
  • No highlights

Description of the Records

  • The Essex parish registers have either been handwritten or typed.
  • Each image may contain either one or two pages.
  • Each type of record will have different fields to index.
  • The record types for this project are:

    1. Christening (also includes baptisms and births)
    2. Marriage (also include banns of marriages)
    3. Burial (also include deaths)

Additional Information

Access Restriction

  • There are no restrictions associated with this collection.  The completed index and links to digital images will be freely accessible online to the general public when the collection is published.

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