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NEWCHURCH, KENT, ENGLAND
[St. Peter and St. Paul]
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
15-Aug 1640   Mary Adam Dau of   William Adams & his wife   Elizabeth
01-Nov 1640   William Crowherst Son of   William Crowherst & his wife   Dorathy
08-Dec 1640   Ambrose Tritton Son of   Ambrose Tritton & his wife   Anne
14-Mar 1640   William Kingsford Son of   Thomas Kingsford & his wife   Margery

Marriages

DATE

YEAR

  GROOM

 

BRIDE

NOTES 

Banns/ MBL
07-May 1640

  William Kempe

&

  Cecilla Blackbourne

12-May 1640

  Thomas Kingsford

&

  Margery Sladden

15-Oct 1640

  Edward Gayler

&

  Joana Witt


Burials

DATE

YEAR

   NAME Notes
24-May 1640   Alice Gaylor wife of Edward Gaylor
16-Dec 1640   Martha Adams dau of William and Elizabeth Adams
13-Dec 1640   Anne Tritton Wife of Ambrose Tritton
13-Dec 1640   Ambrose Tritton Son of Ambrose Tritton