Benefits of Membership
● Advertise your Surname Interests.
● 3 Issues of the Essex Family Historian per year.
● Access to Members Only Area. Items available include:-
● Essex Genealogy Database
● The Essex Gazetteer
● The Essex Family Historian Archive
● FindmyPast Subscription Discount Code
Following our recent talk on Trinity House we have
been told their archives are at London Metopolitan Archives
The Offical History of Trinity House (Light Upon the Waters)
is available from Trinity house at https://shop.trinityhouse.co.uk/products/777
RootsTech2021 Online Family History event
Open until February 2022 - 24 hours a day.
It is FREE! To visit click here
Our Research Centre is due to re-open on 28th July.
Where possible these meetings will be recorded
For details of how to access these recordings please see here.
Our database now has well over 1.9 million records.
For details of the recent additions please see here
Click here to visit our online Shop. Here you can purchase any of the Society’s CDs & Research services with your Credit or Debit Card. To see our full Terms & Conditions click the link at the bottom of this page.
The Pictures of Essex shown on this page will change each time the page is loaded.
Surname Interests may be searched by clicking here.
The most recent interests are displayed below the Picture Gallery on the right of this page. Hover over the surname to show the period of interest & over county code to show the full.
To contact a member about their interest, click on the surname to go to the Search Results page & follow the instructions below the list of interests.
We hope that you make a successful link with others researching the same surname.
ESFH, c/o Essex Record Office, Wharf Road, Chelmsford, CM2 6YT
Restored Tudor House in the Village of Writtle near Chelmsford
Church Street, Saffron Walden ~ a fine example of the Essex art of Pargeting.
Thorrington Tide Mill ~ A weather-boarded tide mill built in 1831 with a breastshot waterwheel and three pairs of millstones.
Latest Surname Interests
|Theobald||ESS||Borley, Belchamp Walther|
|Clarke||ESS||Ilford, Barking, Grays,et|
|Tooke||NFK||Forncett St Peter|
|Hurrell||ESS||Barking, Dagenham, Orsett|
Members Surname Interests
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See details of each parish and its geographical location. Also see details for each church in the parish and the number of records held.
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