Births 1635 - 1812

Marriages 1631 -1927

Deaths 1630 - 1725




Parish Website


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 £3.50 per person for entry to all events

and runs for a year from the AGM



Next events (members free, non members £2):



Thursday November 9th at 8:00 pm

AGM an opportunity to pay the annual membership subscription, have a glass of wine and light refreshments, followed by an exhibition of archive material showing Kingston "Then and Now" 


Thursday November 23rd at 8:00 pm

Nigel Overton Maritime Heritage Officer & Curator of Plymouth City Museum & Art Gallery will give an illustrated lecture about the city's link with the survivors of the Titanic in 1912 entitled “Plymouth and the Titanic”


2017/18 events




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