Leslie and Doris Troup on their wedding day





Births 1635 - 1812

Marriages 1631 -1927

Deaths 1630 - 1725




Parish Website

Kingston Neighbourhood Plan

Salcombe History Society


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


Chapel Row


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



Thursday November 9th at 7:30 pm

Have a look at the display of photographs produced by Bob Musk, 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