Hildenborough, Kent Genealogy

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Hildenborough St John

Parish History

Hildenborough is a village and civil parish in the Tonbridge and Malling district of Kent { http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hildenborough+ Hildenborough Wikipedia]

The church of St John was built in 1843-1844 and was formed as an Ecclesiastical parish in 1844 from Tonbridge St Peter and St Paul, Kent and part of Leigh, Kent parishes.

The parish church of St John London Road Hildenborough has been designated as a grade II listed building British listed building

For a history of the parish see St John & Stocks Green Hildenborough and Hildenborough St John

See alsoTonbridge, Kent


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

Kent Online Parish Clerks (OPC)

Family History Library film numbers

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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

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Web sites

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