East Bergholt St. Mary the Virgin

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Transcriptions from the parish registers of St Mary the Virgin, East Bergholt, held at SRO. They can also be searched for at FreeREG.

Headstones from this churchyard, and also from East Bergholt’s municipal cemetery, are included in the Gravestone Photographic Resource project.

Notes

  • Maiden names appear in baptisms and burials from 1785-1812.
  • In burials 1765-1782, the letter A or M is written beside each entry. It isn’t clear what this indicates, but might mean “adult” and “minor”. Some causes of death are given as well.
  • You’ll find the birth recorded for the artist John Constable amongst the baptisms, as well as many other records pertaining to his family in East Bergholt.
  • There are a lot of entries for people from north-east Essex in East Bergholt.

Baptisms

Burials

Marriages

1682-1754

1754-1804