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Martin Photo Gallery

Contiguous Parishes (our neighbours)

Bishopstone (Wilton) - Bowerchalke - Broadchalke - Combe Bissett - Cranborne (DOR) - Pentridge (DOR) - Rockbourne (HAM) - South Damerham - Stratford Tony

 

Websites

GenUKI for information on Martin
Martin Parish Council for the history of Martin and All Saints church
Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre - The Wiltshire County Archives for all historical documents and the place to obtain original copies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.

 

The Parish Church of All Saints

All Saints Gallery

Parish Registers held at Hampshire Record Office, Winchester

Baptisms 1590-1880
Marriages 1589-1978
Burials 1589-1898

Other Resources Held Elsewhere

 

Parish History

The parish of Martin was transferred from Wiltshire to Hampshire in 1895.

Martin, a parish in the hundred of South Damerham, county Wilts, 9 miles south west of Salisbury, its post town, and 4 north east of Cranbourne.  It is situated on the borders of Hampshire and Dorsetshire and contains the tythings of East and West Martin.  The inhabitants are engaged chiefly in agriculture.  The living is a perpetual curacy in the diocese of Sarum, value £80.  The church, dedicated to All Saints, is an ancient structure with a tower containing 3 bells.  The church has recently been thoroughly restored.  The register dates from 1590.  The parochial charities produce about £142 which goes towards the church and poor.  The Primitive Methodists have a place of worship.  There is a National school.  Allenford Farm, an extra-parochial place in the parish of Martin, hundred of Damerham, county of Wilts, 8 miles to the south west of Salisbury. Tidpit, a tything in the parish of Martin, county Wilts, 8 miles south west of Salisbury.  [source; National Gazette 1868]

Civil Registration

1837 - October 1932 Fordinbridge Registration District
October 1932 - Present Christchurch Registration District

 

Buildings and Land

Village Hall, Former Chapel

 

Crime and Legal Matters

Crime Reports 1700-1799          Crime Reports 1800-1849                 Wages Dispute 1849                  Lad Stole Eggs & Assaulted Witness 1871

 

Directories

Post Office 1875               Kellys 1889

 

Education

Diocesan Board of Education Meeting 1874

 

Employment and Business

Gamekeepers Certificates 1807

 

Miscellaneous Documents

 

Non Conformity and Other Places of Worship

Non Conformists Gallery

Christmas Celebration for School Children 1857                   George White, Primitive Methodist 1828-1920

 

People and Parish Notables

People Gallery

Tax List 1332               Family Notices 1850-1899                     Inquest Reports 1850-1899                Poll Book 1865

Census Returns Transcripts

1841       

Personal Research Items

Tuck Family Research Marriage Extracts - 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.

 

Poor Law, Charity and the Workhouse

 

Probate

Inquisitions Post Mortem of Lands Held

John Lowe 1632

 

War, Conflict and Military Matters

Why the Poppy                Casualties of WWI Honoured in the Diocese of Salisbury Memorial Book

 

 

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