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=== Parish History  ===
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== Parish History  ==
  
STONE (St. Mary), a '''parish''', in the union of Tenterden, hundred of '''Oxney''', lathe of Shepway, E. division of Kent, 6½ miles (S. E.) from Tenterden. <ref>Lewis, Samuel A.,[http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51309#s13 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''](1848), pp. 224-229. Date accessed: 08 May 2013.</ref>
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STONE (St. Mary), a '''parish''', in the union of Tenterden, hundred of '''Oxney''', lathe of Shepway, E division of Kent, 6½ miles SE from Tenterden. <ref>Lewis, Samuel A.,[http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51309#s13 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''](1848), pp. 224-229. Date accessed: 08 May 2013.</ref>
  
 
Stone-in-Oxney is a village and civil parish of Stone-cum-Oxney near Appledore in the Ashford district of Kent. [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stone_in_Oxney Stone-in-Oxney Wikipedia].
 
Stone-in-Oxney is a village and civil parish of Stone-cum-Oxney near Appledore in the Ashford district of Kent. [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stone_in_Oxney Stone-in-Oxney Wikipedia].
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==== Civil Registration  ====
 
==== Civil Registration  ====
  
This parish was part of Tenterden registration district [http://www.ukbmd.org.uk/genuki/reg/districts/tenterden.html Tenterden Registration District] [http://www.ukbmd.org.uk/genuki/reg/districts/west%20ashford.html Ashford Registration District]<br>
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This parish was part of Tenterden registration district [http://www.ukbmd.org.uk/genuki/reg/districts/tenterden.html Tenterden Registration District] [http://www.ukbmd.org.uk/genuki/reg/districts/west%20ashford.html Ashford 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  
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The Mansion House (Certificate Centre)<br>Grove Hill Road<br>Tunbridge Wells<br>Kent TN1 1EP  
 
 
(Certificate Centre)<br>Grove Hill Road<br>Tunbridge Wells<br>Kent TN1 1EP <br>
 
  
 
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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Stone-in-Oxney parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:  
  
 
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[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F507822 Census returns for Stone near Appledore 1841-1891]  
 
[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F507822 Census returns for Stone near Appledore 1841-1891]  
 
[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F507822 Census returns for Stone near Appledore 1841-1891]
 
  
 
The Family History Library offers two sets of microfilm numbers at present and care needs to be exercised which film numbers are in fact correct given the possibility of confusion with 2 other places in the county.  
 
The Family History Library offers two sets of microfilm numbers at present and care needs to be exercised which film numbers are in fact correct given the possibility of confusion with 2 other places in the county.  
  
FamilySearch Records includes collections of census indexes which can be searched online for free. In addition FamilySearch Centres offer free access to images of the England and Wales Census through '''[[FHC Portal]]''' Computers here have access to the Family History Centre Portal page which gives free access to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions.<br>[[:Category:England Family History Centres]] to locate local Family History Centres in UK<br>[[Introduction to Family History Centers]] to locate outside UK.<br>Many archives and local history collections in public libraries in England and Wales offer online census searches and also hold microfilm or fiche census returns.  
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FamilySearch Records includes collections of census indexes which can be searched online for free. In addition FamilySearch Centres offer free access to images of the England and Wales Census through '''[[FHC Portal]]''' Computers here have access to the Family History Centre Portal page which gives free access to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions.<br>
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*[[:Category:England Family History Centres]] to locate local Family History Centres in UK<br>
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*[[Introduction to Family History Centers]] to locate outside UK.<br>
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*Many archives and local history collections in public libraries in England and Wales offer online census searches and also hold microfilm or fiche census returns.  
  
 
Images of the census for 1841-1891 can be viewed in census collections at Ancestry (fee payable) or Find My Past (fee payable).
 
Images of the census for 1841-1891 can be viewed in census collections at Ancestry (fee payable) or Find My Past (fee payable).
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The 1851 census of England and Wales attempted to identify religious places of worship in addition to the household survey census returns.  
 
The 1851 census of England and Wales attempted to identify religious places of worship in addition to the household survey census returns.  
  
[http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/group/ukicen Ancestry UK Census Collection].
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*[http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/group/ukicen Ancestry UK Census Collection].<br>
 
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*[http://www.findmypast.co.uk/content/search-menu/census-land-and-surveys Find my Past census search 1841-1901].
[http://www.findmypast.co.uk/content/search-menu/census-land-and-surveys Find my Past census search 1841-1901].
 
  
 
==== Poor Law Unions  ====
 
==== Poor Law Unions  ====
  
[[Tenterden Poor Law Union, Kent]]  
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==== 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  ==

Latest revision as of 18:17, 12 October 2019

Stone-in-Oxney

Guide to Stone-in-Oxney, Kent ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Stone-in-Oxney, Kent
Stone+in+Oxney St+Mary Kent.jpg
Stone+in+Oxney St+Mary Kent
Type Ancient Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Oxney
County Kent
Poor Law Union Tenterden
Registration District Tenterden
Records begin
Parish registers: 1538
Bishop's Transcripts: 1563
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Lympne
Diocese Canterbury
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Archdeaconry of Canterbury
Location of Archive
Kent Record Office

Parish History[edit | edit source]

STONE (St. Mary), a parish, in the union of Tenterden, hundred of Oxney, lathe of Shepway, E division of Kent, 6½ miles SE from Tenterden. [1]

Stone-in-Oxney is a village and civil parish of Stone-cum-Oxney near Appledore in the Ashford district of Kent. Stone-in-Oxney Wikipedia.

Stone-in-Oxney St Mary is an Ancient Parish; a map of the parish boundary is available at A church near you.

The church of St Mary, Church Road, Stone has been designated as a grade I listed building British listed building.

See Edward Hasted, The History and Topographical Survey of the County of Kent: Volume 8 (1799), pp. 480-486. Date accessed: 14 November 2013. at British History Online and Kent Churches website.

This parish should not be confused with Stone (near Dartford), Kent or Stone (next Faversham), Kent.

Resources[edit | edit source]

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

This parish was part of Tenterden registration district Tenterden Registration District Ashford 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]

Stone-in-Oxney parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:

FMP = FindMyPast - (£)[2]
FREG = FreeREG - free[3]
IGI = International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free[4]
Stone-in-Oxney Online Parish Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FMP
1568-1812

FREG
1754-1911

IGI 1567-1599 1567-1812

Census records[edit | edit source]

Census returns for Stone near Appledore 1841-1891

The Family History Library offers two sets of microfilm numbers at present and care needs to be exercised which film numbers are in fact correct given the possibility of confusion with 2 other places in the county.

FamilySearch Records includes collections of census indexes which can be searched online for free. In addition FamilySearch Centres offer free access to images of the England and Wales Census through FHC Portal Computers here have access to the Family History Centre Portal page which gives free access to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions.

Images of the census for 1841-1891 can be viewed in census collections at Ancestry (fee payable) or Find My Past (fee payable).

The 1851 census of England and Wales attempted to identify religious places of worship in addition to the household survey census returns.

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. 224-229. Date accessed: 08 May 2013.
  2. 'Coverage of Kent parish marriage records', Find My Past, accessed 6 November 2013.
  3. 'Kent Coverage', FreeREG, accessed 6 November 2013.
  4. Hugh Wallis, 'IGI Batch Numbers for Kent, England,' IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 15 November 2013.