OS Grid Reference: TQ6344
The 1841 population was 516

Administrative Units

Capel fell within the Hundred of Washlingstone. Its 19th century Registration District & Poor Law Union was Tonbridge.
Probate Jurisdiction was Rochester to 1845, PCC 1846-57.
Capel included the hamlet of Five Oak Green.
Records for Capel and Tudeley are much intermixed.

See NWKFHS publications West Kent Sources and School Records for further information.

For project Purposes this parish covered by Kent FHS.

Capel Kent Map North West Kent Family History Society

Church and Chapels (pre 1910)

Capel, St Thomas a Becket

Ancient Parish Church

Chapelry within Tudely; parish created by 1868.

Original Registers

These date from 1663.

St Thomas a Becket - Bryan Matthews May 2005
St Thomas a Becket Capel North West Kent Family History Society

Church of England cont.

Five Oak Green, St Luke: Original registers from 1894.