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Godalming Friends Meeting House

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Friends Meeting House, Mill Lane, Godalming (April 2015) (2)
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WSFHS has no Monumental Inscription records for Godalming Quaker Meeting House.

Friends of Surrey Cemeteries (Surrey Cemeteries: a survey, 2012):

Possibly the garden area was a burial ground as in Dorking. The other alternative is that Binscombe was used however this is at odds with the reference below to 137 burials as Binscombe notes refer to 161 burials there.
  • SHC 5021/3/6
  • SHC 5021/3/6
  • SHC 6189/3/2/11
  • SHC 6189/5/2/63 burial register
  • SHC 6189/5/2/70, 71, 77 notes
  • SHC 6189/12/19 - 137 burials between 1687 and 1830.
  • SHC 6189/12/41

The Meeting House is in the Ancient Parishan Ancient Parish is a Church of England parish which, until the 19th century, had both ecclesiastical and civil functions of Godalming St Peter and St Paul.

The Surrey Monumental Inscriptions Index has around 1100 names for St Peter and St Paul Godalming. The inscriptions were collected for WSFHS in 1984 by Alan & Kathleen Benny,

We have also acquired an digital copy of Cokayne,G.E. Surrey parish registers & MI's, Volume IV which includes some Godalming St Peter and Paul MIs. This has not yet been transcribed.
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West Surrey Family History Society CD10(Surrey Burial Index) has burial records for
WSFHS CD15(Surrey Baptisms Not in the IGI) has Baptismal records for
WSFHS CD30(Ancient Parishes in the Guildford district) has baptismal records for Godalming St Peter and St Paul for 1582-1840, Marriages for 1583-1837 and Burials for 1583-1840.

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Godalming 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 Waverley 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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