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Fovant - The OPC is Eric Read

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Fovant Photo Gallery

Contiguous Parishes (our neighbours)

Broad Chalke - Compton Chamberlain - Dinton - Ebbesbourne Wake - Fifield Bavant - Sutton Mandeville - Teffont Evias

 

Websites

GenUKI - For information on Wiltshire and Fovant
Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre - The Wiltshire County Archives for all historical documents and the place to obtain original copies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 - Fovant Entry

 

The Parish Church of St. George

Foffont Protestation Record 1641-1642                       Interesting Entries from the Parish Registers

Parish Register Transcripts

Baptisms

1701-1750          1751-1790          1791-1812          1813-1837

Marriages

1705-1750          1751-1760          1760-1812          1813-1837

Burials

1705-1750           1751-1790           1791-1812          1813-1837

Parish Registers held at WSHC

Baptisms 1541-1923
Marriages 1541-1991
Burials 1541-1942

 

Parish History

Civil Registration

1837 - April 1936 Wilton Registration District
April 1936 - Present Salisbury Registration District

 

Buildings and Land

Property Sale 1762               Owners of Land 1873

 

Crime and Legal Matters

Bastardy Examinations 1752-1854 Crime at Downton Fair 1786 & 1791 Poaching 1834
Crime Reports 1850-1899 Sheep Stealing, Chase and Trial 1863 Thefts by Gypsies 1889

 

Directories

Post Office 1875               Kellys 1915

 

Education

Mrs. Bidwell's Boarding School

Mrs. Bidwell's Boarding School Advert 1830

 

Emigration and Migration

Strays Index           Assisted Emigration - Thomas & Hester Futcher 1834

 

Employment and Business

Agriculture and Land

Gamekeepers Certificates 1807                  Gamekeepers Certificates 1834

Apprentices

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

William Hill Antly 1745

Communications

British Postal Service Appointments 1737-1969

Grocers

Futcher - House and Grocer Shop Auction 1859

Markets

Salisbury Christmas Cattle Market 1867

Medicine

General Medical Council Registrations 1859-1959 

 

Miscellaneous Documents

 

Non Conformity and Other Places of Worship

 

People and Parish Notables

Accidents

Accidents 1850-1899

Associations, Clubs, Organisations and Societies

Tradesmens Benefit and Friendly Society Anniversary 1878 

Census Returns Transcripts

1841        1851           1861          1871      

Elections and Polls

Poll of Freeholders 1772           Poll Book 1818          Voters List 1832          Poll Book 1865          MP Nominations 2015

Family Notices

1800-1849

Inquests

James Sanger 1846

Personal Research Items

Tuck Family Research Burial Extracts - This item was 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 refer to Quaker burials found across the county

Taxes

Tax List 1332

 

Poor Law, Charity and the Workhouse

Wilton Union Guardians Appointed 1835

 

Probate

Estate Notice of William Goodfellow 1789

Inquisitions Post Mortem of Lands Held

Richard Westfield 1625 William, Earl of Pembroke 1630 Henry, Earl of Marlborough 1638
Matthew Ley 1638    

Parishioners Wills

Robert Futcher Proved 1821               William Futcher 1849

 

War, Conflict and Military Matters

War Memorials & Military Gallery

Diocese of Salisbury Memorial Book 1914-1918 St. George Church Roll of Honour 1914-1918 Fovant War Memorial WWI & WWII
St. George Church Roll of Honour 1939-1945 Prisoner of War Camps Article 2012  

Boer War

Reservists Leave for the Front 1899

Fovant Military Hospital

Australian Casualties
Alfred James Cowie 1917 Andrew Shirwood Douglas Gibson 1917 Cyril Claud Mashford 1917
Donald McIntosh 1917 Charles Forbes Moor 1917 Alfred Pye 1917
Alfred Renwick 1917    
British Red Cross/VAD Volunteers

Elsie Harbottle 1918 

 

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