Contiguous Parishes (our neighbours)
Broad Blunsdon - Castle Eaton - Highworth - Inglesham - Kempsford (GLS) - Stanton Fitzwarren
Websites of Interest
GenUKI for information on Wiltshire and Hannington.
Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre - The Wiltshire County Archives for all historical documents and the place to obtain original copies.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. John the Baptist
The church is a neat structure with a square tower containing five bells. The interior contains several monuments to the Freke family. There is a chapel of ease at Hannington Wick.
Parish Registers held at WSHC
BTs 1838-1855 are held at the Bristol Record Office
Hannington Bridge which crosses the River Thames joins the parish to neighbouring Kempsford in Gloucestershire.
1837 - 1898 Highworth Registration District
1898 - Present Swindon Registration District
Buildings and Land
Crime and Legal Matters
Prisons and Prisoners
Emigration and Migration
Employment and Business
Non Conformity and Other Places of Worship
People and Parish Notables
Census Returns Transcripts
Elections and Polls
Narcissus Marsh - Archbishop of Dublin (20 Dec 1638 - 2 Nov 1713)
Poor Law, Charity and the Workhouse
War, Conflict and Military Matters