Bognor, (West Sussex)

Places of worship:

Church details, together with baptism, marriage, monumental inscription & burial records can be accessed by clicking on the church name.

Congregational Chapel

Congregational Church, High Street

Fitzleet Chapel, Merchant Taylor's Home

Hanover Chapel

Mission Room, Victoria Road

Our Lady of Sorrows

Primitive Methodist Chapel

St Alban's Chapel, Chapel House

St Anthony of Viareggio, Rose Green, Aldwick

St Bartholomew

St John the Baptist, London Road

St John the Evangelist Chapel, Steyne

St Michael's School Chapel

St Wilfrid

Wesleyan Church

Wesleyan Methodist Chapel

Census returns:

The OPC Database has no census returns for people residing in this parish yet.

People born in this parish but residing elsewhere:

1 individual in the OPC Database for the 1851 census.

2 individuals in the OPC Database for the 1891 census.


Grid reference: 493500, 98994 ~ View on: Google Maps, Open Street Map, Streetmap, National Library of Scotland Map or Oldmaps.

Militia records etc:

Roll of Honour has a transcription of the war memorial at Bognor Memorial Hospital together with biographical information concerning the individuals listed. It covers 1914-1919 and includes the villages of South and North Bersted, Aldwick, Shripney, and Felpham.

Poll Registers:

The OPC database contains 56 poll register entries for people entitled to vote in this parish.

1641 Protestation Returns:

There are no protestation returns for this parish in the OPC database.


The OPC database contains 111 entries for people associated with this parish mentioned in Gazettes.

Parish histories:

Local Histories by Tim Lambert has a history of Bognor Regis


There are 262 images depicting this parish in the OPC database.

Postal directories:

The OPC database contains 2 postal directory entries for this parish, (breakdown below).

2 entries from the 1791 Universal British Directory.

1867 Kelly's Directory for Bognor (with Bersted) is available on the GENUKI site

1840 Pigot Directory for Bognor


There are 5 books about this parish in the Sussex OPC Bibliography.

There are 9 articles about this parish in the OPC Sussex Archeaological Collections Index.

There are 9 people from this parish in the OPC Sussex Archeaological Society Members Index.


The OPC database contains no wills of people who lived in this parish.

The OPC database contains no wills that mention this parish.

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