Eastwood is an Ancient Parish in the county of Essex.
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1685
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1800
- Great Stambridge
- Little Stambridge
The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870
EASTWOOD, a parish in Rochford district, Essex; mainly on Broomhill river, 1½ mile SW of Rochford, and 2½ NNE of Leigh r. station, and partly in Wallisea Island. Post town, Rochford, under Chelmsford. Acres of the main part, 2,962; of the Wallisea Island part, 3,255 of land and 401 of water. Real property of the whole, £6,603. Pop. of the main part, 562; of the W. I. part, 11. Houses, 126 and 1. The property is sub-divided. Eastwood-Bury and Eastwood Lodge are chief residences. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Rochester. Value, £219. Patron, the Lord Chancellor. The church consists of nave and two aisles, with a tower; and is ancient but good.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
Civil Registration District: Rochford
Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Essex
Diocese: Pre-1846 – London, Post-1845 – Rochester
Rural Deanery: Rochford
Poor Law Union: Rochford