St Andrew, Barnston

BARNSTON, a parish in the hundred of DUNMOW, county of ESSEX, 2¼ miles (SE) from Great Dunmow, containing 218 inhabitants. The living is a rectory, in the archdeaconry of Middlesex, and diocese of London, rated in the king’s books at £13, and in the patronage of J Toke, Esq The steeple of the church was destroyed by lightning in 1665.

A Topographical Dictionary of England (1831)


Barnston baptisms DP 153-1-1 1539-1774

Barnston burials DP 153-1-1 1539-1774

Barnston marriages DP 153-1-1 1539-1754

Further registers for Barnston are included in the FreeREG database.

  • Barnston is part of the Dunmow Hundred