Contiguous Parishes (Our neighbours)
Brinkworth - Garsdon - Little Somerford - Malmesbury
Websites of Interest
Duncan and Mandy Ball's website for images of Zion Baptist Chapel.
GenUKIfor information on Lea & Cleverton.
Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre - The Wiltshire County Archives for all historical documents and the place to obtain original copies.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 St. Giles
Parish Register Transcripts
Parish Registers Held at WSHC
BTs 1839-1862 are held at the Bristol Record Office
The parish includes the former parish of Garsdon which has its own parish page
1837 - April 1936 Malmesbury Registration District
April 1936 - Present Chippenham Registration District
Buildings and Land
Crime and Legal Matters
Emigration and Migration
From Lea - Published in tables from the Poor Law Commissioners Annual Reports for 1835, 1836 and 1847-1848 the following may be of use for tracing missing ancestors. 6 paupers emigrated to South Australia under an assisted emigration programme between April 1839 - April 1840
Employment and Business
Non Conformity and Other Places of Worship
Zion Baptist Chapel
People and Parish Notables
Associations, Clubs, Organisations and Societies
Census Returns Transcripts
Elections, Polls and Voters Lists
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
Poor Law and The Workhouse
Inquisitions Post Mortem of Lands Held