Horsham, (West Sussex)

Other Horsham parishes:

Broadbridge Heath, Roffey.

Places of worship:

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

Brighton Road Baptist Church

Broadbridge Heath Free Church

Building, Trafalgar Road

Congregational Church

Free Christian Church

Gospel Hall

Heron's Ghyll School Chapel

Holy Trinity

Hope Strict Baptist Chapel

Independent Chapel, Springfield Road

Jireh Independent Chapel

Methodist Church

Pentecostal Church

Rehoboth Strict Baptist Chapel

Salvation Army Citadel

Salvation Army Citadel

Salvation Army Hall

St John the Evangelist

St John, Broadbridge Heath

St Leonard

St Mark

St Mary the Virgin

Census returns:

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

People born in this parish but residing elsewhere:

11 individuals in the OPC Database for the 1851 census.

10 individuals in the OPC Database for the 1861 census.

4 individuals in the OPC Database for the 1871 census.

3 individuals in the OPC Database for the 1881 census.

5 individuals in the OPC Database for the 1891 census.


Grid reference: 517500, 130500 ~ View on: Google Maps, Open Street Map, Streetmap, National Library of Scotland Map or Oldmaps.

Poll Registers:

The OPC database contains 431 poll register entries for people entitled to vote in this parish.

1641 Protestation Returns:

There are 501 protestation returns for this parish in the OPC database.


The OPC database contains 691 entries for people associated with this parish mentioned in Gazettes.

Parish histories:

Local Histories by Tim Lambert has a history of Horsham


There are 175 images depicting this parish in the OPC database.

POWPics (The new Roughwood churches album) contains 1 photographs of churches in this parish. This album will also display any postcards or other images of churches which are in the Sussex OPC database.

Roughwood Postcard Album has images of Horsham Town mill

Postal directories:

The OPC database contains 396 postal directory entries for this parish, (breakdown below).

208 entries from the 1791 Universal British Directory.

188 entries from the 1823 Pigot's Directory of Sussex.

The OPC database contains the following directory sections which cover this parish.

1791 Universal British Directory for Horsham.

1823 Pigot's Directory of Sussex for Horsham.


There are 8 books about this parish in the Sussex OPC Bibliography.

There are 33 articles about this parish in the OPC Sussex Archeaological Collections Index.

There are 45 people from this parish in the OPC Sussex Archeaological Society Members Index.


The OPC database contains 12 wills of people who lived in this parish.

The OPC database contains 6 wills which mention this parish.

Interest in this parish:

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