Offham, Kent Genealogy

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== Parish History  ==
 
== Parish History  ==
  
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Offham is a village and civil parish in the Tonbridge and Malling district of Kent [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Offham,_Kent+ Offham Wikipedia]<br>
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Offham St Michael is an Ancient Parish<br>
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The church of St Michael, Church Road, Offham has been designated asa grade I listed building [http://www.britishlistedbuildings.co.uk/en-426916-church-of-st-michael-offham+ British listed building] <br>
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See [http://www.nwkfhs.org.uk/offh_plc.htm+ Offham North West Kent Family History Society] and [Offham St Michael]<br>
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 16:55, 29 December 2011

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Offham St Michael

Contents

Parish History

Offham is a village and civil parish in the Tonbridge and Malling district of Kent Offham Wikipedia

Offham St Michael is an Ancient Parish

The church of St Michael, Church Road, Offham has been designated asa grade I listed building British listed building

See Offham North West Kent Family History Society and [Offham St Michael]

Resources

Civil Registration

This parish was from 1837 in the Malling registration district

Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The civil registration article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is FreeBMD.

Church records

Original deposited registers are held at:

Centre for Kentish Studies,County Hall,Maidstone,Kent ME14 1XX

01622 694363

Fax: 01622 694379

archives@kent.gov.uk

Family History Library film numbers
Offham

Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, non conformist and other types of church records, such as parish chest records.

Census records

Census returns for Offham 1841-1891.

Poor Law Unions

Malling Poor Law Union, Kent

Probate records

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Kent Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.

Maps and Gazetteers

Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.

Web sites

Contributor: Add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.