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Pitton & Farley - The OPC is Heather Cook

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Farley - All Saints Farley - All Saints
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Pitton & Farley Photo Gallery

Contiguous Parishes (our neighbours)

Clarendon Park - West Dean - West Grimstead - Winterbourne Dauntsey - Winterbourne Earls - Winterbourne Gunner - Winterslow



GenUKI for information on Patney and Wiltshire
Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre - The Wiltshire County Archives for all historical documents and the place to obtain original copies
Wiltshire Community History - Historical information for parishes within the Wiltshire County jurisdiction.
Register of One-Place Studies - Pitton Entry
Register of One-Place Studies - Farley Entry


The Parish Churches of St. Peter, Pitton & All Saints, Farley

The design of the church of St. Peter at Farley, completed in 1690, was very probably influenced by Sir Christopher Wren.

Protestation Return 1641-1642               Church Matters 1700-1799               Church Matters 1800-1849                  New Priest Ordained by Bishop of Salisbury 1861

Parish Registers held at WSHC

Baptisms 1661-1997
Marriages 1669-2005
Burials 1669-1990


Parish History

Civil Registration

1837 - 1896 Alderbury Registration District
1896 - Present Salisbury Registration District


Buildings and Land


Swine Fever Outbreak at Pitton 1892


Land Enclosure 1810 


Owners of Land 1873                  


UK Land Tax Redemption 1798 (Farley)               UK Land Tax Redemption 1798 (Pitton)                


Crime and Legal Matters

Bastardy Examinations               Crime Reports 1700-1799               Crime Reports 1800-1849               Crime Reports 1850-1899



Post Office 1855           Post Office 1859          Kellys 1867           Post Office 1875         Kellys 1915




Emigration and Migration

Strays Index (Pitton)


Employment and Business

Agriculture & Land

Game Licences 1834


Apprentice records published here may not necessarily mean that the apprentice was from the parish but was apprenticed to a master within the parish.


John Batten 1713          Joseph Batten 1717          William Stone 1722


Thomas Fisher          James Golden 1756          William Haugh 1743          Robert Noyes 1713           Abraham Webb 1752


Aviators Certificates

Joseph Arthur Mitchell 1939 (Pitton)      


British Postal Service Appointments 1737-1969                


Miscellaneous Documents


Non Conformity and Other Places of Worship


People and Parish Notables

Census Returns Transcripts

 Farley 1841 1851 1861
 Pitton 1841 1851 1861

Elections and Polls

Poll of Freeholders 1772 (Pitton)               Poll Book 1818           Voters List 1832 (Pitton)                     Poll Book 1865                   MP Nominations 2015           MP Nominations 2017

Family Notices

1800-1849           Death of Centenarian 1899

Personal Research Items

Tuck Family Research Burial Extracts (Pitton)               Tuck Family Research Burial Extracts (Farley) - These items were donated by Ken Tuck and contains entries that may or may not relate to the Tuck family however they have been published as such.  Many references to Quaker entries may be found from across the county.


Falstone Day Book 1645-1653


Poor Law, Charity and the Workhouse

Poor Laws News 1800-1899           Alderbury Union Elected Guardians 1835                Workhouse Audit 1858



Probate Index 1550-1881 (Farley)                Probate Index 1550-1881 (Pitton)

Inquisitions Post Mortem of Lands Held

Robert de Mucheldevre 1330               Richard Westfield 1625 (Farley)         

Parishioners Wills

Will of Thomas Nicholas Prewet Proved 1850 with Admon granted 1880


War, Conflict and Military Matters

Why the Poppy Dioceses of Salisbury Memorial Book 1914-1918 (Farley) Dioceses of Salisbury Memorial Book 1914-1918 (Pitton)
Casualty Biographies of WWI    



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