Excerpts from the Parish Records of Chilton, Suffolk

This information has been extracted from microform copies of the original Chilton parish records (FL551/4/1-7) held at the Suffolk Records Office in Bury St. Edmunds. Whilst every care has been taken to make this listing as accurate and complete as possible, no guarantee as to its fitness for any purpose whatsoever is given. Use of this data is entirely at your own risk.
Ancestral Surnames
Chaplin, Crick, Frost, Harrington, Janning, Leeks, Piper, Scott
Other Surnames
Hebrew, Howe, Lay, Loveday, Orbell, Palmer, Parsonson, Puny, Shilly, Smith, Sugger, Swain, Winn
Not Found
Biles/Byles, Blower, Brackett, Burman, Cornfield, Elder, Game, Middleditch, Notley, Rowland, Wilden
The following abbreviations may appear before the date:
B : Marriage banns
L : Anglicised version of the original entry which was written in Latin
R : Entry which appeared only in the register bills (bishop's transcripts)

Baptismal Records: 1623-1900

Surname      Forename     Parents                               Date

Chaplin      Ann          James & Ann                           25 May 1735
Scott        William      James & Elizabeth (Shilly)            13 Nov 1811
             Henry        baptised privately
Crick        Susannah     Henry, labourer, & Anne                7 Sep 1856
                          from Great Cornard
Crick        Arthur       Henry, labourer, & Anne                8 May 1859
                          from Great Cornard
Leeks        Albert       Frederick Charles, labourer, &        14 Feb 1869
             Charles      Susannah

Marriage Records: 1623-1753, 1813-1835, 1837-1891, 1893-1900

Records of marriage banns run from 1824 to 1900 only.
Surname      Forename     Notes                                 Date

Piper        John         Groom was from Great Cornard. Bride    5 Apr 1638
Swayne       Jane         was from Chilton.

Pyper        Jerome       Groom was single and from Great       13 Sep 1687
Hebrew       Martha       Cornard. Bride was a widow from 

Sugger       John         Both were single. Groom was from      20 Dec 1698
Chaplin      Mary         Offton. Bride was from Elmsett.

Winn         Thomas       Both were from Great Cornard. Groom    7 Nov 1700
Herington    Susan        was a widower. Bride was single.

Palmer       Thomas       Both were single and from Great        2 Oct 1716
Piper        Thomasine    Cornard.

Puny         James        Both were single. Groom was from      15 Nov 1722
Piper        Jane         Cockfield. Bride was from Great

Chaplin      James        Both were single and from Chilton.    11 Apr 1732
Orbell       Anne

Loveday      Thomas       Both were single and from Lavenham.   21 Apr 1733
Jennings     Elizabeth

Smith        Richard      Both were from Bury St. Edmunds.       5 Apr 1740
Frost        Martha

Lay          Robert       Both were single. Groom was from    B  3 Oct 1847
Scott        Louisa       Chilton. Bride was from Little      B 10 Oct 1847
                          Cornard.                            B 17 Oct 1847

Parsonson    Charles John Both were single and from Chilton.  B 19 Aug 1883
Frost        Eliza        Groom was 20 and a servant. Bride   B 26 Aug 1883
                          was 25. Fathers: Stephen            B  2 Sep 1883
                          Parsonson, [?]; William Frost,         6 Sep 1883

Howe         Henry        Both were single. Groom was 25 and a   3 Sep 1893
Leeks        Agnes        drayman from Ballingdon, Essex. Bride
                          was 22 and from Chilton. Fathers:
                          Lazarus Howe, hawker (deceased); John
                          Leeks, labourer. Banns (not filled

Burial Records: 1624-1811, 1813-1900

Surname      Forename     Notes                                 Date

Scott        Elizabeth                                           4 Jul 1648

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