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HYTHE WEST, KENT, ENGLAND
[Blessed Virgin Mary ]
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"
.
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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.
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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
09-May 1640   Thomas Browne Son of   James Browne & his wife   Joane
18-Dec 1640   Edmund Uden Son of   Edmund Uden & his wife   Cicely

Marriages

DATE

YEAR

  GROOM

 

BRIDE

NOTES 

Banns/ MBL
27-Aug 1640

  George Bake

&

  Anne Ellis

widow

Burials

DATE

YEAR

   NAME Notes
16-Jun 1640   Richard Garner
20-Jun 1640   Judith Garner his wife
26-Jun 1640   Rebecca Pilcher wife of Stephen Pilcher