Kent, England Genealogy

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Kent is a maritime county in southeast England. 
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Civil districts

When civil registration of births, marriages and deaths began in 1837, Kent was divided into 37 registration districts, each containing several parishes.

Parishes

Historically, the county of Kent consisted of 400 ancient parishes including 17 in the city of Canterbury, 3 in Rochester, 3 in Sandwich, 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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