KINGSTON LOCAL HISTORY SOCIETY

 

 

 

Leslie and Doris Troup on their wedding day

 

 

 

 
 
  • Births 1635 - 1812
  • Marriages 1631 -1927
  • Deaths 1630 - 1725

 

School Reunion 2007

 

Blog

 

Annual Reports

 

Event Reports

Parish Website

Kingston Neighbourhood Plan

Salcombe History Society

Devon Rural Archive
(at Shilstone)

 

This is the website of the Local History Society of the village of Kingston in the South Hams district of Devon, England.

 

Annual subscriptions are £5.00 per person for entry to all events.

Subscriptions run for a year from the AGM

 

Chapel Row

Click on this picture of Chapel Row in the Beast from the East to see pictures of Kingston in 2018

 

Next events (members free, non members £3):

 

 

Thursday 24th January 2019 7 for 7.30pm

Talk "History and Development of St Luke's Hospice" - Nina Wearne, St Luke's Hospice.

 

Thursday 28th February 2019 7 for 7.30pm
Talk "The History of Stowford Paper Mill Ivybridge" - Sheila Hancox, Ivybridge Heritage and
Archives Group.

 

Thursday 28th March 2019 7 for 7.30pm
Talk "Napoleon on Board HMS BELLEROPHON Plymouth Sound 1815" - Clive Charlton,
Bere Alston local historian.

 

 

Archive Contents is a PDF file listing the items that are held in our archives. Please email us or contact a member of the committee if you wish to consult anything on this list.

Parish Registers contains scanned images of transcriptions of the Births/Christenings, Marriages & Deaths/Burials registers for the parish from 1635.

School Reunion - some photos from an event held on 15th September 2007

Grave Stones is a list of all Grave Stones & Memorials in the Church together with Census extracts about the families involved.

 

This website was originally set up using a grant from the Local Heritage Initiative
The website is now wholly funded & maintained
by the Kingston Local History Society