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Henfield Church stands at the highest point in the village, on a sandy ridge above the River Adur.
The earliest part of the present building is six or seven hundred years old, but a church was on this site at least the same period before that.
In 770 fifteen hides of land were granted by Count Warbald and his wife Tidburga "for the endowment of the Church of the blessed Apostle Peter at Hamfelde".
Church details, together with baptism, marriage, monumental inscription & burial records can be accessed by clicking on the church name.
The OPC Database has no census returns for people residing in this parish yet.
9 individuals in the OPC Database for the 1851 census.
9 individuals in the OPC Database for the 1861 census.
5 individuals in the OPC Database for the 1871 census.
6 individuals in the OPC Database for the 1881 census.
9 individuals in the OPC Database for the 1891 census.
1 individual in the OPC Database for the 1901 census.
Henfield Parish Council has an excellent site which has links to a Photo tour of the village and much more
The OPC database contains 87 poll register entries for people entitled to vote in this parish.
There are 164 protestation returns for this parish in the OPC database.
The OPC database contains 32 entries for people associated with this parish mentioned in Gazettes.
Henfield Museum have a website
There are 77 images depicting this parish in the OPC database.
Henfield Virtual Tour by Dave Parker
The OPC database contains no postal directory entries for this parish.
Kelly's 1867 Directory for Henfield is available on the GENUKI site
1840 Pigot Directory for Henfield
1851 Post Office Directory for Henfield
There is 1 book about this parish in the Sussex OPC Bibliography.
There are 2 articles about this parish in the OPC Sussex Archeaological Collections Index.
There are 12 people from this parish in the OPC Sussex Archeaological Society Members Index.
The OPC database contains 2 wills of people who lived in this parish.
The OPC database contains 3 wills which mention this parish.
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