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Somerford Keynes - OPC Vacancy

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Somerford Keynes Photo Gallery

Historically, Somerford Keynes was in Wiltshire.  It transferred to Gloucestershire jurisdiction in 1897.

Contiguous Parishes (our neighbours)

Ashton Keynes - Kemble (now GLS) - Minety - Oaksey - Poole Keynes - Shorncote - Siddington (GLS)


Websites of Interest

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Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre - The Wiltshire County Archives for all historical documents and the place to obtain original copies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


Parish Church of All Saints

Courts Leet - Churchwardens v George & Baydon 1611

Parish Registers held at WSHC

Baptisms 1560-1827
Marriages 1560-1563 and 1583-1827
Burials 1560-1827
BTs held at WSHC
BTs 1838-1879 are held at Bristol Record Office


Parish History


Buildings and Land

Owners of Land 1873


Ordnance Survey Map 1816


Crime and Legal Matters



Swindon & District 1928                  Taylors 1941




Emigration and Migration

Strays Index


Employment and Business

Agriculture and 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 Biss 1725


Miscellaneous Documents


Non Conformity and Other Places of Worship


People and Parish Notables

Census Returns Transcripts


Elections and Polls

Poll Book 1818           Voters List 1832                Voters Lists Revisions  1843             Poll Book 1868                Electoral Lists Revision Court 1902

Family Notices

1800-1849                1900-1949                               

Personal Research Items

Tuck Family Research Burial 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.


Sports News 1900-1949


Poor Law, Charity and the Workhouse




War, Conflict and Military Matters

Casualties of WWI          Why the Poppy



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