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Folkington, Sussex Genealogy

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Folkington St Peter ad Vincula

Parish History

Folkington St Peter ad Vincula is an Ancient Parish in the Wealden district of east Sussex the civil parish of Long Man includes the villages of Wilmington, Milton Street and Folkington.

Church history Folkington St Peter

The Parish Church of St Peter, Folkington Road, Long Man has been designated as a grade I listed building British listed building

See also Long Man Wikipedia


Civil Registration

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.

For civil registration history see Eastbourne registration district
Certificates may be obtained from
East Sussex The Register Office Town Hall Grove Road
Eastbourne BN21 4UG Phone 01323 464780 Fax01323 431386 email

Church records

Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop's Transcripts, non conformist and other types of church records, such as parish chest records. Add the contact information for the office holding the original records.

Link to the Family History Catalogue showing film numbers in their collection Folkington

Census records

See Sussex Census

Poor Law Unions

Eastbourne Poor Law Union, Sussex Genealogy

Probate records

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

Maps and Gazetteers

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Web sites

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