Family History Records

Parish Church  & Local History Records.
Are you searching for old parish church records? Researching your family tree? Interested in local history archives?

The Centre for Kentish Studies at Maidstone is the Headquarters for the Kent Archives service. It holds manuscript and printed records for the County of Kent.
Telephone 01622 694363 or email    Visit Site

The records relating to the parish church of St Nicholas, Ash are held both at the Church and at:-
Canterbury Cathedral Archives,  The  Precincts, CANTERBURY, Kent, CT12EH
Tel:  01227 865330    Fax: 01227 865222

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The Ash Heritage Centre for local history is now open every Saturday morning 10am to 12 noon and holds local archives and historical documents.  It is at the Ash Village Hall, Queen’s Road, Ash.  To visit outside of these times, please make an appointment by contacting Mr Robert Hudson at

Updated Feb 2020