THE principal accessions received in the County Archives
Office between 1st August, 1958, and 31st July, 1959, have been
The Corporation of Faversham have deposited with the
office for a period of five years the greater part of the Faversham
Borough Records. excluding the charters and a few other documents. A
catalogue is not yet available. Details will be given in the accession
list for next year.
Diocese of Rochester [Cat. Mk. DR] deposited
by the Diocesan Registrar. Act Books : all business including instance,
1436-1535, 1567-1610, probate 1544-8, 1675-94, 1711-12, ex officio, 1587-1606,
1624-5 ; deposition books, 1541-71, 1631-6 ; clerical subsidy
assessment, 1523-33; marriage allegations, 1715-98; administration
bonds, 1685-1774; convocation mandates, 1730-1806; churchwardens’
presentments, 1700-1811 ; induction mandates, 1550-1858 ; glebe
terriers, 1615-1834; meeting house certificates, 1728-1854, including a
few for Essex and Hertfordshire, 1849-52;
papers, 1719-54 licences of parish clerks, 1719-1865, of midwives and
surgeons, 1719-96. Deanery of West Mailing: ex officio act book,
Cliffe Peculiar [Cat. Mk. Cp] deposited by the
Diocesan Registrar. Marriage bonds and licences, 1762-1822; court book
of manor of Parsons Borough, 1578-1740; citation mandates, court minutes
and presentments, 1719-1840.
(a) Diocese of Canterbury
Broomfield [Cat. Mk. P222B] Churchwardens,
1712-49, 1791-1889; inventories, 1807, c. 1880 ; overseers,
1695-1888 ; bastardy, 1745-1822 ; census return, 1831 ;
valuations, 1864-8 ; surveyors, 1700-1848 ; map of parish, 1808 ;
posters of Leeds Prosecuting Society. c. 1840.
Charing [Cat. Mk. P78] Registers, 1590-1853 ;
tithe accounts, I693-1742 ; churchwardens, 1590-1931 ; vestry,
1701-1912, including select vestry, 1824-34; overseers, 1725-1860 ;
workhouse accounts, 1804-34; list of removal orders, 1697-1843 ;
surveyors, 1792-1860 register or briefs, 1706-40.