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Wye is a village and within the civil parish of Wye with Hinxhill in the Ashford district of Kent. Wye Kent Wikipedia
Wye St Gregory and Saint Martin is an Ancient Parish.
The church of St Mary Goodcheap Lane Wye has been designated as a grade I listed building British listed building
The Parish Church of St Gregory and Saint Martin, Church Street, has been designated as a grade I listed building British listed building
Kent Archaeological Trust Architectural and historical information about the parish church
Kent County Council (KCC) has a certificate centre at the Mansion House in Tunbridge Wells which holds all the completed registers for Kent since 1 July 1837 and can supply a certified copy of any Kent birth, death or marriage entry from any register within its custody or a Kent civil partnership registration from the government online database.
The Mansion House
Grove Hill Road
Kent TN1 1EP
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.
Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, non conformist and other types of church records, such as parish chest records.
Family History Library film numbers
Parish register originals deposited atCanterbury Cathedral Archives, The Precincts, Canterbury, Kent.
Canterbury Cathedral Archives nos.: U3/174/1/A1-A4, B1-B4, C1-C4, D1-D5, E1-E3.
St Gregory and St Martin original records housed at the Canterbury Cathedral Archives, Canterbury, Kent.
Some early pages damaged. Canterbury Cathedral Archives nos.: DCa/BT/217; DCb/BT1/269; DCb/BT2/341
Poor Law Unions
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.
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