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KENNINGTON, KENT, ENGLAND
[St. 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
06-Apr 1640   Isaack Marbrooke Son of   Isaack Marbrooke  
07-Apr 1640   Lydia Gruar Dau of   Samuel Gruar  
31-May 1640   Margaret Churchman Dau of   John Churchman  
21-Jun 1640   Thomas Churchman Son of   Moses Churchman  
06-Sep 1640   Thomas Woodburne Son of   John Woodburne  
21-Mar 1640   WilliamGratnell Son of   John Gratnell  

Marriages

DATE

YEAR

  GROOM

 

BRIDE

NOTES 

Banns/ MBL
14-Apr 1640

  Germane Glover

&

  Anne Maywell

of Great Chart
11-Jun 1640

  George Turner

&

  Bethulia Andrew

widow
21-Sep 1640

  Henrie Coxen

&

  Jone Austen

widow
16-Jul 1640

  Robert Edmed

&

  Elizabeth Austen

of Frittenden

Burials

DATE

YEAR

   NAME Notes
27-Mar 1640   Goodwife Hodges Snr.
30-Mar 1640   [blank] Wed: A maid child of John Wed:
03-Apr 1640   Elizabeth Wed: wife of John Wed:
06-Apr 1640   William Hodges Snr.
14-Apr 1640   Lydia Gruer wife of Samuel Gruer
18-May 1640   Alice Turner wife of Henrye Turner
22-Jun 1640   [blank] Springet A man child of George Springet
22-Jun 1640   Henrye Turner
25-Jun 1640   Elizabeth Goatlye dau of Widow Goatlye
29-Jun 1640   [blank] Adee A man child of Gregorye Adee