Hastingleigh.com             A Genealogy Website                                                                             Contact e-mail
 

CANTERBURY, KENT, ENGLAND
[St. Martin's Church]
Bishop's Transcripts 1640 - 1641

NB:
These records are from the Canterbury Cathedral Bishop's Transcripts
seized in 1641 when the Archbishop William Laud was arrested by the "Long Parliament"
.
[Click]
for wikipedia information about his arrest, trial  and execution.
The records for the year 1640 are now archived in the Parliamentary Archives at
the Palace of Westminster, London.
[Click] [Note: These are external links]

The original church records for this parish at this time are missing.
This is the only record of these BMDs for 1640-1641, (
and they use the Julian Calendar
with 25 March being the start of each new year.)
The Bishops Transcripts for this parish in other years, will still be held at Canterbury Cathedral Archives.

Abbreviations:
MBL= Married by Licence

Baptisms

DATE

YEAR

   NAME

 

Name of Father

Name of Mother

Notes
19-Apr 1640   John Baats Son of   Thomas Baats & his wife   Katherin
14-Jun 1640   John Bromley Son of   John Bromley & his wife   Fayth
08-Jun 1640   Elizabeth Bingham Dau of   George Bingham & his wife   Jone
18-Aug 1640   Mary Simpson Dau of   Thomas Simpson & his wife   Mary
30-Nov 1640   William Broadbury Son of   William Broadbury & his wife   Ane
01-Jan 1640   Thomas Mullett Son of   Thomas Mullett & his wife   Elizabeth
14-Mar 1640   William Steddman Son of   Richard Steddman & his wife   Amey

Marriages

DATE

YEAR

  GROOM

 

BRIDE

NOTES 

Banns/ MBL
16-Apr 1640

  John Skillett

&

  Anna Williams

20-Apr 1640

  Oliver Haule

&

  Mary Knell

26-May 1640

  John Bissett

&

  Sarah Higgens

25-Oct 1640

  William Allin

&

  Jone Bromley

30-Nov 1640

  Thomas Nott

&

  Mary Elfry

15-Dec 1640

  William Gill

&

  Mary Jacob

03-Feb 1640

  John Wright

&

  Margarett Lewsley

18-Feb 1640

  John Whitt

&

  Eve Nethersole


Burials

DATE

YEAR

   NAME Notes
14-Apr 1640   Ane Mach widow
28-Apr 1640   James Wells
29-May 1640   James Clark
14-Sep 1640   Elizabeth Weeuls
04-Dec 1640   William Broadbery
21-Dec 1640   widow Bunce
16-Jan 1640   Guy Ladd