Waldron, Sussex Genealogy
Parish History[edit | edit source]
Waldron is an Ancient Parish in the Wealden district of East Sussex which includes Cross in Hand and Horam. The civil parish of Heathfield and Waldron includes Heathfield , Waldorn, Cross-in-Hand,Broad Oak, Punnetts Town, Little London and Cade Street.
A history of the church All Saints A chapel of ease St Bartholomew, Cross-in-Hand was dedicated in 1863 to house parishioners whilst All Saints was renovated.
The parish church of All Saints (Heathfield and Waldron) Waldron Village has been designated a grade I listed building listed building
Horam Chapel is in the village of Horam and is a modern Evangelical chapel.See also Horam Christ Church, Sussex which was formed from this Ancient Parish
The Cross-in Hand Methodist Church is part of the Eastbourne Circuit and opened in 1896.
The Gamelands Methodist Church Horam is part of the Eastbourne Circuit and was founded in 1900.
Resources[edit | edit source]
Civil Registration[edit | edit source]
Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The civil registration article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is FreeBMD.
This parish was part of Uckfield registration district from September 1837. see further details To apply for certificates please contact
The Register Office
Phone 01323 464780
Fax 01323 431386
Church records[edit | edit source]
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Link to the Family History Library Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection Waldron
Census records[edit | edit source]
See Sussex Census
Poor Law Unions[edit | edit source]
Probate records[edit | edit source]
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Sussex Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.
Maps and Gazetteers[edit | edit source]
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.
Web sites[edit | edit source]
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