Kent Genealogy

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'''Kent is a maritime county located in the southeast part of '''[[England|'''England''']]'''.'''
  
 
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Kent is a maritime county located in the southeast part of England.

 
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When civil registration of births, marriages and deaths began in 1837, Kent was divided into registration districts, each containing several parishes.  To see a list of districts and the parishes they contain, click here.

Parishes

Historically, the county of Kent consisted of 414 ancient parishes including 16 in the city of Canterbury, 3 in Hoo, 3 in Rochester, 3 in Sandwich, 2 in Deal, 2 in Deptford, and 2 in Dover.  More parishes have been created as populous areas have grown.

To see a list of parishes, click here.

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