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== Parish History  ==
 
== Parish History  ==
  
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Platt is a village and civil parish in the Tonbridge and malling District of Kent [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Platt,_Kent+ Platt Kent Wikipedia].<br>
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Platt St Mary was formed from [[Wrotham, Kent]] Ancient Parish and includes Crouch within the parish boundary.<br>
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The church of St Mary Comp Lane Platt which dates from 1841-1842 has been designated as a grade II listed building [http://www.britishlistedbuildings.co.uk/en-357300-church-of-st-mary-platt+ British listed building]<br>
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See [http://www.nwkfhs.org.uk/plat_c01.htm+ Platt St Mary North West Kent Family History Society]<br>
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 10:43, 18 December 2011

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Platt St Mary

Parish History

Platt is a village and civil parish in the Tonbridge and malling District of Kent Platt Kent Wikipedia.

Platt St Mary was formed from Wrotham, Kent Ancient Parish and includes Crouch within the parish boundary.

The church of St Mary Comp Lane Platt which dates from 1841-1842 has been designated as a grade II listed building British listed building

See Platt St Mary North West Kent Family History Society

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

Family History Library film numbers
Platt

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Census records

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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

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