The Society has recently made progress with transcription projects and although checking is not yet complete for all data sets it has made these records searchable on-line. It is intended to also make photographs available of monuments as they become available

Records held include:

  • Monumental inscriptions at Queens Road Cemetery Walthamstow.
  • Monumental inscriptions, baptisms, burials, and marriages for St Peters in the Forest, Walthamstow.
  • Recording monumental inscriptions for St Mary's, Walthamstow.
  • Monumental inscriptions and burials for St John's, Leytonstone.
  • Monumental inscriptions for Chingford Ss Peter & Paul's graveyard.
  • Monumental inscriptions for part of Chingford Mount Cemetery.
  • Monumental inscriptions and burials for the Church of the Holy Innocents, High Beach.
  • Monumental inscriptions and marriages for St Thomas Upshire.
  • Burials and marriages at Chingford
  • Burials at St Mary's Leyton
  • Burials at St Mary's Walthamstow
  • Burials at Waltham Abbey
  • South Chingford marriages.
  • 1831 census indexes for Walthamstow and Leyton
  • 1821 census indexes for Walthamstow and Leyton
  • 1811 census index for Walthamstow
  • 1918 Absent Voters lists for Walthamstow

Current Projects:

  • Indexing and photographing monumental inscriptions in Chingford Mount Cemetery
  • Transcribing baptism registers for Holy Trinity Leytonstone, which includes West Ham Union Workhouse baptisms.
  • St James, Walthamstow marriage registers.
  • All Saints Highams Park marriage registers.
  • Leytonstone marriage registers.
  • St Andrews Higham Hill marriage registers.

Future Projects:

  • School Admissions Registers


Perform a quick search of our records:

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or you can look at the record sets at records.wffhs.org.uk.