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Holmwood St. Mary Magdalene

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The new ecclesiastical parishan ecclesiastical parish is an administrative area within the Church of England or Roman Catholic church. It is distinct from the civil parish, a local government unit in England of Holmwood St. Mary Magdalene was created in 1839 from part of the Ancient Parishan Ancient Parish is a Church of England parish which had both ecclesiastical and civil functions of Dorking St. Martin. The church is in the village pf South Holmwood.

Parts of Holmwood parish were transferred to the new ecclesiastical parishesan ecclesiastical parish is an administrative area within the Church of England or Roman Catholic church. It is distinct from the civil parish, a local government unit in England of Capel (1848) and North Holmwood St. John the Evangelist (1874).


West Surrey FHS has only war graves information from World War I for South Holmwood. However there are around 640 names from Dorking St Martin in the Surrey Monumental Inscriptions Index, they date from the early 1700s to the 1870s which may include former residents of Holmwood
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WSFHS CD32 (Ancient Parishes in the Dorking District) has baptismal and burial records for Holmwood St. Mary Magdalene from 1838 to 1840.

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Dorking St. Martin
WSFHS CD10(The Surrey Burial Index - 2nd edition 2009) has burial records for Dorking St. Martin from 1538 to 1865.

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WSFHS CD15(Surrey Baptisms Not in the IGI) has baptismal records for:

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WSFHS CD32 (Ancient Parishes in the Dorking District – Transcriptions and Indexes. February 2013) has baptismal records for Dorking St. Martin from 1538 to 1840; Marriages from 1539 to 1837 and Burial records from 1538 to 1840.

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Holmwood is a (civil) parisha Civil Parish is the bottom most tier of local government in England Sometimes called Town Councils in urban areas

[NB Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland have different systems of local government]
in the Mole Valley District of Surrey


Unless otherwise stated the dates for the creation of parishes are taken from Youngs, Frederick. A., Guide to the Administrative Units of England; Royal Historical Society: London, 1979 volume 1 Southern England.




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