East Peckham (Peckham, East)

OS Grid Reference: TQ6648
The 1841 population was 2,166

Administrative Units

East Peckham fell within the Hundred of Twyford. Its 19th century Registration District & Poor Law Union was Malling.
Probate Jurisdiction was Shoreham to 1845, PCC 1846-57.

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

For project purposes this parish covered by Kent FHS.

East Peckham Map North West Kent Family History Society

Church and Chapels (pre 1910)

East Peckham, St Michael

Church of England - Ancient Parish Church

Original Registers

These date from 1558.
St Michael - Jul 1998
St Michael East Peckham North West Kent Family History Society

East Peckham, Holy Trinity, Church Lane

Church built 1842; parish created 1843 from St Michael, reunited 1947.

Original Registers

These date from 1843.
Holy Trinity
Holy Trinity East Peckham North West Kent Family History Society

Baptist

  • Baptist: Providence. (1857). No information on registers.

Wesleyan/Methodist

  • Wesleyan: (1823) later Pound Rd. (1887). No information on registers.
  • Wesleyan: Laddingford. (1872). No information on registers.