Resources for Family History Research

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Lopen War Memorial

Read further information on the war memorial here.   Lopen PC and the PPC for All Saints are in discussion with English Heritage to have the  memorial listed as part of the programme to mark the WW1 centenary.  Stephen Crane, LPC Councillor and Vice Chairman, and also PPC member is leading the work on this. Stephen's contact details can be found on the Parish Council page

 Lopen Memorial-small.PDF


Image from - Somersets Churchyards and Cemetaries

Some residents of the village 1774 - 1935 from various sources

1774 - 1872

1872 - 1923

Marriages at Lopen Church 1723 - 1812