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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"
.
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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.



Baptisms

DATE

YEAR

   NAME

 

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

Marriages None

Burials

DATE

YEAR

   NAME Notes
10-May 1640   Avis Hart wife of John Hart
19-May 1640   Richard Emptage
14-Oct 1640   Edward Kitham