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POSTLING, KENT, ENGLAND
[St. Mary & St. Radigund]
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.
Name of Father
Name of Mother
Notes 26-Apr 1640 William Parker Son of Edward Parker & his wife Margarett 13-May 1640 Ruth Kitham Dau of William Kitham & his wife Ruth 30-Aug 1640 Thomas Knight Son of Thomas Knight & his wife Ellen 20-Sep 1640 William Colly Son of Thomas Colly & his wife Katherine 27-Sep 1640 Mary Streetinge Dau of Thomas Streetinge & his wife Alice
NAME Notes 10-May 1640 Avis Hart wife of John Hart 19-May 1640 Richard Emptage 14-Oct 1640 Edward Kitham