Southborough St Peter, Kent Genealogy

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== Parish History  ==
 
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Southborough is a civil parish in the town of Southborough within Tunbridge Wells in Kent [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Southborough,_Kent+ Southborough Kent Wikipedia]<br>
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The church dates from 1830-1831 and was formed as an ecclesiastical parish in 1847 from [[Tonbridge St Peter and St Paul, Kent]] Ancient Parish
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The church of St Peter Church Road Southborough has been designated as a grade II listed building [http://www.britishlistedbuildings.co.uk/en-169307-church-of-st-peter-southborough+ British listed building]<br>
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see [http://www.nwkfhs.org.uk/sthb_c01.htm+ Southborough St Peter]<br>
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 10:16, 21 December 2011

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Southborough St Peter

Contents

Parish History

Southborough is a civil parish in the town of Southborough within Tunbridge Wells in Kent Southborough Kent Wikipedia

The church dates from 1830-1831 and was formed as an ecclesiastical parish in 1847 from Tonbridge St Peter and St Paul, Kent Ancient Parish

The church of St Peter Church Road Southborough has been designated as a grade II listed building British listed building

see Southborough St Peter

Resources

Civil Registration

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

Family History Library film numbers
Southborough St Peter

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Census records

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Poor Law Unions

Tonbridge 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

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