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=== Parish History  ===
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== Parish History  ==
  
Newington-Shepway is a civil parish in Newington village situated west north west of Folkestone in Kent in the Shepway district of Kent, see [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Newington,_Shepway Newington-Shepway Wikipedia] and which includes the Ancient Parish of Newington next Hythe St Nicholas. A map of the ecclesiastical parish boundary may be found at [http://www.achurchnearyou.com/newington-st-nicholas/ A church near you]<br>  
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NEWINGTON-NEXT-HYTHE (St. Nicholas), a '''parish''', in the union of Elham, hundred of Folkestone, lathe of Shepway, E division of Kent, 2½ miles NE by N from Hythe. <ref>Lewis, Samuel A., [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51173#s1 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''](1848), pp. 394-398. Date accessed: 22 April 2013.</ref>  
  
The Parish church of Newington St Nicholas has been designated as a grade II* listed building [http://www.britishlistedbuildings.co.uk/en-175626-church-of-st-nicholas-newington British listed building]<br>
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Newington Shepway is a civil parish in Newington village situated west north west of Folkestone in Kent in the Shepway district of Kent, see [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Newington,_Shepway Newington-Shepway Wikipedia] and which includes the Ancient Parish of Newington next Hythe St Nicholas. A map of the ecclesiastical parish boundary may be found at [http://www.achurchnearyou.com/newington-st-nicholas/ A church near you]
  
See [http://www.kentarchaeology.org.uk/01/03/NEH.htm Kent Archaeological Society] and Edward Hasted, ''The History and Topographical Survey of the County of Kent'': Volume 8 (1799), pp. 197-210. Date accessed: 9 September 2013. [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=63474 at British History Online] and [http://www.kentchurches.info/church.asp?p=Newington+next+Hythe Kent Churches website]<br>
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The Parish church of Newington St Nicholas has been designated as a grade II* listed building [http://www.britishlistedbuildings.co.uk/en-175626-church-of-st-nicholas-newington British listed building]
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See [http://www.kentarchaeology.org.uk/01/03/NEH.htm Kent Archaeological Society] and Edward Hasted, ''The History and Topographical Survey of the County of Kent'': Volume 8 (1799), pp. 197-210. Date accessed: 9 September 2013. [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=63474 at British History Online] and [http://www.kentchurches.info/church.asp?p=Newington+next+Hythe Kent Churches website]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Civil Registration  ====
 
==== Civil Registration  ====
  
See [http://www.ukbmd.org.uk/genuki/reg/districts/elham.html Elham Registration District] [http://www.ukbmd.org.uk/genuki/reg/districts/folkestone.html Folkestone Registration District]<br>
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See [http://www.ukbmd.org.uk/genuki/reg/districts/elham.html Elham Registration District] [http://www.ukbmd.org.uk/genuki/reg/districts/folkestone.html Folkestone 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].  
 
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 ====
 
==== Church Records ====
{{PAGENAME}} parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:  
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Newington next Hythe parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:  
  
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''BOYD''' = [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records Boyd's Marriage Index (findmypast) - (£)]<ref>Percival Boyd, ''A List of Parishes in Boyd's Marriage Index'' (London: Society of Genealogists, 1987). Digital version at {{FSbook|1727134}}.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''BOYD''' = [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records Boyd's Marriage Index (findmypast) - (£)]<ref>Percival Boyd, ''A List of Parishes in Boyd's Marriage Index'' (London: Society of Genealogists, 1987).</ref>
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FAMR''' = [http://www.familyrelatives.com/search/search_parishrecords_indi.php?co=Kent FamilyRelatives]<ref>[http://www.familyrelatives.com/information/info_detail.php?id=63 'Kent Parish registers collection 1538 on Familyrelatives.com,'] ''Family Relatives,'' accessed 12 March 2012. Derived from Phillimore Marriage Indexes. Perhaps Newington-next-Sittingbourne is intended.</ref>
 
| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FAMR''' = [http://www.familyrelatives.com/search/search_parishrecords_indi.php?co=Kent FamilyRelatives]<ref>[http://www.familyrelatives.com/information/info_detail.php?id=63 'Kent Parish registers collection 1538 on Familyrelatives.com,'] ''Family Relatives,'' accessed 12 March 2012. Derived from Phillimore Marriage Indexes. Perhaps Newington-next-Sittingbourne is intended.</ref>
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==== Land Tax  ====
 
==== Land Tax  ====
  
Images for Newington next Hythe are available at FamilySearch Records see [[England, Kent, Land Tax Assessments - FamilySearch Historical Records]] 1780-1831<br>  
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*Images for Newington next Hythe are available at FamilySearch Records see [[England, Kent, Land Tax Assessments - FamilySearch Historical Records]] 1780-1831<br>
 
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*Images for Aldington, Hurst, Newington and West Hythe are available at FamilySearch Records see [[England, Kent, Land Tax Assessments - FamilySearch Historical Records]] 1780-1831  
Images for Aldington, Hurst, Newington and West Hythe are available at FamilySearch Records see [[England, Kent, Land Tax Assessments - FamilySearch Historical Records]] 1780-1831<br>
 
  
 
==== Census records  ====
 
==== Census records  ====
  
{{British Census|306873}}<br>
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{{British Census|306873}}
 
 
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==== Poor Law Unions  ====
 
==== Poor Law Unions  ====
  
[[Elham Poor Law Union, Kent]]  
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*[[Elham 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
 
 
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== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
 
== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
  
NEWINGTON-NEXT-HYTHE (St. Nicholas), a '''parish''', in the union of Elham, hundred of Folkestone, lathe of Shepway, E. division of Kent, 2½ miles (N. E. by N.) from Hythe. <ref>Lewis, Samuel A., [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51173#s1 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''](1848), pp. 394-398. Date accessed: 22 April 2013.</ref>
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Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>  
 
 
<br> Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>  
 
  
 
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
 
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  

Latest revision as of 09:21, 7 January 2020

Newington next Hythe

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

Newington next Hythe, Kent
Type Ancient parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Folkestone
County Kent, England Genealogy
Poor Law Union Elham
Registration District Elham
Records begin
Parish registers: 1559
Bishop's Transcripts: 1563
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Dover
Diocese Canterbury
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Archdeaconry of Canterbury
Location of Archive
Kent History and Library Centre

Parish History[edit | edit source]

NEWINGTON-NEXT-HYTHE (St. Nicholas), a parish, in the union of Elham, hundred of Folkestone, lathe of Shepway, E division of Kent, 2½ miles NE by N from Hythe. [1]

Newington Shepway is a civil parish in Newington village situated west north west of Folkestone in Kent in the Shepway district of Kent, see Newington-Shepway Wikipedia and which includes the Ancient Parish of Newington next Hythe St Nicholas. A map of the ecclesiastical parish boundary may be found at A church near you

The Parish church of Newington St Nicholas has been designated as a grade II* listed building British listed building

See Kent Archaeological Society and Edward Hasted, The History and Topographical Survey of the County of Kent: Volume 8 (1799), pp. 197-210. Date accessed: 9 September 2013. at British History Online and Kent Churches website

Resources[edit | edit source]

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

See Elham Registration District Folkestone 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]

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

BOYD = Boyd's Marriage Index (findmypast) - (£)[2]
FAMR = FamilyRelatives[3]
FMP = FindMyPast - (£)[4][5][6]
Newington next Hythe Online Parish Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
BOYD
1707

FAMR
1560-1837?

FMP 1559-1877 1559-1877 1560-1928 1560-1928 1560-1901 1560-1901

Land Tax[edit | edit source]

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.


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]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England(1848), pp. 394-398. Date accessed: 22 April 2013.
  2. Percival Boyd, A List of Parishes in Boyd's Marriage Index (London: Society of Genealogists, 1987).
  3. 'Kent Parish registers collection 1538 on Familyrelatives.com,' Family Relatives, accessed 12 March 2012. Derived from Phillimore Marriage Indexes. Perhaps Newington-next-Sittingbourne is intended.
  4. 'Canterbury baptism records coverage', Find My Past, accessed 11 November 2013.
  5. 'Canterbury marriage records coverage', Find My Past, accessed 14 November 2013.
  6. 'Canterbury burial records coverage', Find My Past, accessed 14 November 2013.