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Guide to '''Ickham, Kent family history and genealogy:''' parish register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
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Guide to '''Ickham, Kent ancestry, family history, and genealogy:''' parish register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.  
  
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| Type = [[Ancient Parish]]
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| County = Kent
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| Hundred = Downhamford
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| Poor Law Union = [http://www.workhouses.org.uk/Bridge/ Bridge]
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| Registration District = Bridge
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== Parish History  ==
 
== Parish History  ==
  
ICKHAM (St. John the Evangelist), a '''parish''', in the union of Bridge, hundred of Downhamford, lathe of St. Augustine, E. division of Kent, 1¾ mile (N. W. by N.) from Wingham. <ref>Samuel A. Lewis, [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51059#s10 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''](1848), pp. 600-603. Date accessed: 15 August 2013. </ref>  
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ICKHAM (St. John the Evangelist), a '''parish''', in the union of Bridge, hundred of Downhamford, lathe of St. Augustine, E division of Kent, 1¾ mile NW by N from Wingham. <ref>Lewis, Samuel A., [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51059#s10 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''](1848), pp. 600-603. Date accessed: 15 August 2013. </ref>  
  
<br> Ickham is a village and part of the civil parish of Ickham and Well, see [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ickham_and_Well+ Ickham and Well Wikipedia] <br>
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Ickham is a village and part of the civil parish of Ickham and Well, see [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ickham_and_Well Ickham and Well Wikipedia]
  
Ickham St John the Evangelist is an Ancient Parish in the Diocese of Canterbury and is part of the Littlebourne Benefice including [[Littlebourne, Kent]], [[Wickhambreaux, Kent]] and&nbsp; [[Stodmarsh, Kent]]; a map of the parish boundary may be found at [http://www.achurchnearyou.com/ickham-st-john-the-evangelist/+ A church near you]<br>
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Ickham St John the Evangelist is an Ancient Parish in the Diocese of Canterbury and is part of the Littlebourne Benefice including [[Littlebourne, Kent]], [[Wickhambreaux, Kent]] and [[Stodmarsh, Kent]]; a map of the parish boundary may be found at [http://www.achurchnearyou.com/ickham-st-john-the-evangelist/ A church near you]
  
The church of St John, The Street, Ickham and Well has been designated as a grade I listed building [http://www.britishlistedbuildings.co.uk/en-171250-church-of-st-john-ickham-and-well+ British listed building] <br>
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The church of St John, The Street, Ickham and Well has been designated as a grade I listed building [http://www.britishlistedbuildings.co.uk/en-171250-church-of-st-john-ickham-and-well British listed building]
  
See [http://www.kentarchaeology.org.uk/01/03/ICK.htm+ Kent Archaeological Society] and Edward Hasted The History and Topographical Survey of the County of Kent: Volume 9 (1800), pp. 167-179 [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=63553&strquery=Ickham+ at British History Online] and [http://www.kentchurches.info/church.asp?p=Ickham+ Kent Churches website]<br>
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See [http://www.kentarchaeology.org.uk/01/03/ICK.htm Kent Archaeological Society] and Edward Hasted, ''The History and Topographical Survey of the County of Kent'': Volume 9 (1800), pp. 167-179 [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=63553&strquery=Ickham at British History Online] and [http://www.kentchurches.info/church.asp?p=Ickham Kent Churches website]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Civil Registration  ====
 
==== Civil Registration  ====
  
See [http://www.ukbmd.org.uk/genuki/reg/districts/bridge.html+ Bridge Registration District]<br>
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See [http://www.ukbmd.org.uk/genuki/reg/districts/bridge.html Bridge Registration District]  
  
 
Kent County Council (KCC) has a certificate centre at the Mansion House in Tunbridge Wells which holds all the completed registers for Kent since 1 July 1837 and can supply a certified copy of any Kent birth, death or marriage entry from any register within its custody or a Kent civil partnership registration from the government online database.  
 
Kent County Council (KCC) has a certificate centre at the Mansion House in Tunbridge Wells which holds all the completed registers for Kent since 1 July 1837 and can supply a certified copy of any Kent birth, death or marriage entry from any register within its custody or a Kent civil partnership registration from the government online database.  
  
The Mansion House<br>(Certificate Centre)<br>Grove Hill Road<br>Tunbridge Wells<br>Kent TN1 1EP <br>
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The Mansion House (Certificate Centre)<br>Grove Hill Road<br>Tunbridge Wells<br>Kent TN1 1EP
  
Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The [[England Civil Registration|civil registration]] article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is [http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD].  
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Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The [[England Civil Registration|civil registration]] article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is [http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD].
  
==== Church records ====
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==== Church Records ====
 
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Ickham parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:  
{{PAGENAME}} parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:  
 
  
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FMP''' = [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records?_ga=1.15400819.439752968.1397327276?tab=1 FindMyPast - (£)]<ref>[http://www.findmypast.co.uk/cms/fmp/pdf/canterbury-baptisms.pdf 'Canterbury baptism records coverage'], ''Find My Past,'' accessed 8 November 2013.</ref><ref>[http://www.findmypast.co.uk/cms/fmp/pdf/canterbury-marriages.pdf 'Canterbury marriage records coverage'], ''Find My Past,'' accessed 14 November 2013.</ref><ref>[http://www.findmypast.co.uk/cms/fmp/pdf/canterbury-banns.pdf 'Canterbury banns coverage'], ''Find My Past,'' accessed 11 November 2013.</ref><ref>[http://www.findmypast.co.uk/cms/fmp/pdf/canterbury-burials.pdf 'Canterbury burial records coverage'], ''Find My Past,'' accessed 14 November 2013.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FMP''' = [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records?tab=1 findmypast - (£)]<ref>[http://www.findmypast.co.uk/cms/fmp/pdf/canterbury-baptisms.pdf 'Canterbury baptism records coverage'], ''Find My Past,'' accessed 8 November 2013.</ref><ref>[http://www.findmypast.co.uk/cms/fmp/pdf/canterbury-marriages.pdf 'Canterbury marriage records coverage'], ''Find My Past,'' accessed 14 November 2013.</ref><ref>[http://www.findmypast.co.uk/cms/fmp/pdf/canterbury-banns.pdf 'Canterbury banns coverage'], ''Find My Past,'' accessed 11 November 2013.</ref><ref>[http://www.findmypast.co.uk/cms/fmp/pdf/canterbury-burials.pdf 'Canterbury burial records coverage'], ''Find My Past,'' accessed 14 November 2013.</ref>
 
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records?_ga=1.15400819.439752968.1397327276?tab=1 '''1557-1859''']  
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records?tab=1 '''1557-1859''']  
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records?tab=1 '''1557-1859''']  
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records?tab=2 '''1559-1921; 1754-1902 (Banns)''']  
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records?_ga=1.15400819.439752968.1397327276?tab=2 '''1559-1921; 1754-1902 (Banns)''']  
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records?tab=2 '''1559-1921; 1754-1902 (Banns)''']  
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records?_ga=1.15400819.439752968.1397327276?tab=3 '''1557-1886''']  
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records?tab=3 '''1557-1886''']  
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[http://www.kent-opc.org/Parishes/Ickham.html Kent Online Parish Clerks (OPC)]  
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[http://www.kent-opc.org/Parishes/Ickham.html Kent Online Parish Clerks]
  
 
==== Land Tax  ====
 
==== Land Tax  ====
  
Images for Ickham are available at FamilySearch Records see [[England, Kent, Land Tax Assessments (FamilySearch Historical Records)]] 1780-1832<br>
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Images for Ickham are available at FamilySearch Records. <br>
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*See [[England, Kent, Land Tax Assessments - FamilySearch Historical Records]] 1780-1832
  
 
==== Census records  ====
 
==== Census records  ====
  
{{British Census|306862}}<br>
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{{British Census|306862}}
 
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*See 1911 census [http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/census/1911/person?ukwid=394505&sourceid=1&utm_source=Google+FMP+Main_CPC&utm_medium=Key+Keywords&utm_campaign=1911+census]
 
 
 
[http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/census/1911/person?ukwid=394505&sourceid=1&utm_source=Google+FMP+Main_CPC&utm_medium=Key+Keywords&utm_campaign=1911+census+]  
 
  
 
==== Poor Law Unions  ====
 
==== Poor Law Unions  ====
  
[[Bridge Poor Law Union, Kent]]  
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*[[Bridge Poor Law Union, Kent]]
  
 
==== Probate records  ====
 
==== Probate records  ====
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Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Kent Probate Records|Kent Probate Records]] to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.  
 
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Kent Probate Records|Kent Probate Records]] to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.  
  
See [[England, Kent, Wills and Probate (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
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*See [[England, Kent, Wills and Probate - FamilySearch Historical Records]]
  
 
==== Local Family History Centre  ====
 
==== Local Family History Centre  ====
  
[[Canterbury Family History Centre, Kent]]  
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*[[Canterbury Family History Centre, Kent]] <br>
 
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*[[Maidstone Family History Centre, Kent]] <br>
[[Maidstone Family History Centre, Kent]]  
 
 
 
 
:*'''[[FHC Portal]]''' This centre has access to the Family History Centre Portal page which gives free access in the centre to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions.  
 
:*'''[[FHC Portal]]''' This centre has access to the Family History Centre Portal page which gives free access in the centre to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions.  
:*Publication of the restricted access images [[England, Kent, Wills and Probate (FamilySearch Historical Records)]] and [[England, Kent, Land Tax Assessments (FamilySearch Historical Records)]] means that it is advisable to telephone the centre to reserve a computer if you wish to view these<br>
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:*Publication of the restricted access images [[England, Kent, Wills and Probate - FamilySearch Historical Records]] and [[England, Kent, Land Tax Assessments - FamilySearch Historical Records]] means that it is advisable to telephone the centre to reserve a computer if you wish to view these
  
 
== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
 
== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
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*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
 
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
  
== Websites ==
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== Websites ==
  
== References ==
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[http://users.ox.ac.uk/~malcolm/genuki/big/eng/KEN/Ickham/ Ickham on GENUKI]
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Revision as of 11:57, 10 October 2019

Guide to Ickham, Kent ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Ickham, Kent
Ickham St John the Evangelist Kent.jpg
Ickham St John the Evangelist Kent
Type England Jurisdictions
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Downhamford
County Kent, England Genealogy
Poor Law Union Bridge
Registration District Bridge
Records begin
Parish registers: 1557
Bishop's Transcripts: 1570
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Bridge
Diocese Canterbury
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Bishop of Canterbury
Location of Archive
Kent History and Library Centre

Parish History[edit | edit source]

ICKHAM (St. John the Evangelist), a parish, in the union of Bridge, hundred of Downhamford, lathe of St. Augustine, E division of Kent, 1¾ mile NW by N from Wingham. [1]

Ickham is a village and part of the civil parish of Ickham and Well, see Ickham and Well Wikipedia

Ickham St John the Evangelist is an Ancient Parish in the Diocese of Canterbury and is part of the Littlebourne Benefice including Littlebourne, Kent Genealogy, Wickhambreaux, Kent Genealogy and Stodmarsh, Kent Genealogy; a map of the parish boundary may be found at A church near you

The church of St John, The Street, Ickham and Well has been designated as a grade I listed building British listed building

See Kent Archaeological Society and Edward Hasted, The History and Topographical Survey of the County of Kent: Volume 9 (1800), pp. 167-179 at British History Online and Kent Churches website

Resources[edit | edit source]

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

See Bridge Registration District

Kent County Council (KCC) has a certificate centre at the Mansion House in Tunbridge Wells which holds all the completed registers for Kent since 1 July 1837 and can supply a certified copy of any Kent birth, death or marriage entry from any register within its custody or a Kent civil partnership registration from the government online database.

The Mansion House (Certificate Centre)
Grove Hill Road
Tunbridge Wells
Kent TN1 1EP

Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The civil registration article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is FreeBMD.

Church Records[edit | edit source]

Ickham parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:

FMP = findmypast - (£)[2][3][4][5]
Ickham Online Parish Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FMP 1557-1859 1557-1859 1559-1921; 1754-1902 (Banns) 1559-1921; 1754-1902 (Banns) 1557-1886 1557-1886

Kent Online Parish Clerks

Land Tax[edit | edit source]

Images for Ickham are available at FamilySearch Records.

Census records[edit | edit source]

Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library.


  • See 1911 census [1]

Poor Law Unions[edit | edit source]

Probate records[edit | edit source]

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Kent Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.

Local Family History Centre[edit | edit source]

Maps and Gazetteers[edit | edit source]

Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.

Websites[edit | edit source]

Ickham on GENUKI

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England(1848), pp. 600-603. Date accessed: 15 August 2013.
  2. 'Canterbury baptism records coverage', Find My Past, accessed 8 November 2013.
  3. 'Canterbury marriage records coverage', Find My Past, accessed 14 November 2013.
  4. 'Canterbury banns coverage', Find My Past, accessed 11 November 2013.
  5. 'Canterbury burial records coverage', Find My Past, accessed 14 November 2013.