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Hill Deverill - OPC Vacancy

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Hill Deverill - The Church of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary Hill Deverill - The Church of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary The church closed in 1984 and is now a private dwelling

Hill Deverill Photo Gallery

Contiguous Parishes (our neighbours)

Brixton Deverill - Horningsham - Longbridge Deverill - Maiden Bradley - Sutton Veny


Websites of Interest

GenUKI - For information on Wiltshire and Hill Deverill.
Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre - The Wiltshire County Archives for all historical documents and the place to obtain original copies.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 the Assumption of the Virgin Mary

The church closed in 1984 and is now a private dwelling

Parish Registers held at WSHC

Baptisms 1661-1981
Marriages 1670-1972
Burials 1661-1976

Parish Register in Wilts 1888


Parish History

The parish includes the Longleat Estate even though the estate itself stretches into Horningsham which is the nearest parish church and to the edges of Warminster (Shearwater).  For Longleat please see the Horningsham parish page

Civil Registration

1837 - Present Warminster Registration District


Buildings and Land


Crime and Legal Matters

Miscellaneous Items

Crime Reports 1800-1849


Theft of a Donkey 1858



Post Office 1855               Post Office 1875               Kellys 1915




Emigration and Migration

Strays Index


Employment and Business

Gamekeepers Certificates 1807              Gamekeepers Certificates 1834


Miscellaneous Documents


Non Conformity and Other Places of Worship


People and Parish Notables

Census Returns Transcripts


Elections, Polls and Voters Lists

Poll of Freeholders 1772           Poll Book 1818            Voters List 1832            Poll Book 1865         

Family Notices

Life Events from Warminster Parish Magazine 1901                  Life Events from Warminster Parish Magazine 1902

Parish Notables

Alexander Thynne, Lord Bath, author and artist                   John Thynne, MP builder of Longleat House


Poor Law, Charity and the Workhouse



Probate Index 1555-1866

Inquisitions Post Mortem of Lands Held

Edmund Ludlow 1625


War, Conflict and Military Matters

Why the Poppy 


Home Guards 1940-1944

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