Upnor St Philip and St James, Kent Genealogy

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Upnor St Philip and St James

Guide to Upnor St Philip and St James, Kent ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Parish History

Lower and Upper Upnor are two small villages in the Frindsbury Extra civil parish on the Hoo Peninsula in the Medway district of Kent. Upnor Wikipedia and Frindsbury Extra Wikipedia Hoo Peninsula Wikipedia

Upnor St Philip and St James was formed from Frindsbury, Kent Ancient Parish in 1878.All Saints Church Frindsbury Wikipedia

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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.

Church Records

Upnor St Philip and St James, Kent Genealogy parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:

FREG = FreeREG - free[1]
MED = Medway Ancestors - free[2]
Upnor St Philip and St James, Kent Genealogy Online Parish Records


Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FREG 1878-1890, 1903-1907

MED 1878-1983 1878-1955

Census records

Probate records

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.

Maps and Gazetteers

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  1. 'Kent Coverage', FreeREG, accessed 6 November 2013.
  2. 'Medway Ancestors Imagebase: list of parishes, in alphabetical order', Cityark, accessed 8 November 2013.