Great Canfield

St Mary, Great Canfield

CANFIELD (GREAT), a parish in the hundred of DUNMOW, county of ESSEX, 3 miles (S W) from Great Dumnow, containing 434 inhabitants. The living is a discharged vicarage, in the archdeaconry of Middlesex, diocese of London, rated in the king’s books at endowed with £600 parliamentary grant, and in patronage of J M Wilson, Esq. Here are the keepmount and intrenchments of a castle, from which this Place was anciently called Canfield ad Castrum, or Castle- Canfield.
Samuel Lewis A Topographical Dictionary of England (1831)

Great Canfield Baptisms DP 364-1-1 1538-1649

Great Canfield Baptisms DP 364-1-2 1653-1778

Great Canfield Baptisms DP 364-1-3 1778-1812

Great Canfield Burials DP 364-1-1 1538-1650

Great Canfield Burials DP 364-1-2 1657-1778

Great Canfield Burials DP 364-1-3 1778-1812

Great Canfield Marriages DP 364-1-1 1538-1649

Great Canfield Marriages DP 364-1-2 1657-1731

Great Canfield Marriages DP 364-1-3 1755-1812

Further registers for Great Canfield are included in the FreeReg database.