Text Size
Wednesday, 08 February 2012 15:50

Great Somerford - The OPC is Ruth Wood

Written by 
Rate this item
(4 votes)
Great Somerford - St. Peter and St. Paul Great Somerford - St. Peter and St. Paul

Great Somerford Photo Gallery

Contiguous Parishes (our neighbours)

Dauntsey - Little Somerford - Malmesbury - Seagry - Stanton St. Quintin

 

Websites

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Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre - The Wiltshire County Archives for all historical documents and the place to obtain original copies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

 

The Parish Church of Sts. Peter and Paul

Sts. Peter & Paul Gallery               Inside Sts. Peter & Paul                Sts. Peter & Paul Memorial Stones Gallery          

History of Sts. Peter and Paul           Churchyard Survey    

Parish Register Transcripts

Marriages

1605-1812

Parish Registers held at WSHC

Baptisms 1707-1971
Marriages 1707-1992
Burials 1707-1918
BTs 1838-1859 are held at the Bristol Record Office

 

Parish History

Parish includes hamlets of Seagry Heath and Startley.

Civil Registration

1837 - April 1936 Malmesbury Registration District
April 1936 - Present Chippenham Registration District

 

Buildings and Land

Owners of Land 1873

Maps

Ordnance Surveyor's Drawings 1813-1814

Railway

Railway Gallery

 

Crime and Legal Matters

Crime Reports 1650-1699          Crime Reports 1800-1849          Inmates of Gloucester Gaol 1815-1879

 

Directories

Kellys 1867          Post Office 1875           Kellys 1898           Swindon & District 1928              Taylors Telephone 1941

 

Education

 

Emigration and Migration

 

Employment and Business

Apprentices

Charles Aland 1714

Community Services

Worthy Porter - Climbing the Ranks of the Wiltshire Constabulary 1834-1881

 

Miscellaneous Documents

 

Non Conformity and Other Places of Worship

 

People and Parish Notables

Census Returns Transcripts

1851         1861         1871        1881       1891       1901 

Elections and Polls

Poll of Freeholders 1772          Poll Book 1818            Voters List 1832                Voters Lists Revisions 1843                MP Nominations 2015           MP Nominations 2017

Family Notices

1750-1799               1800-1849               1850-1899               

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, Charity and the Workhouse

Settlement Examinations 1763          Tenders for Medical Service 1837          Election of Guardians 1837           Election of Guardians 1839          Nomination of Guardians 1886

 

Probate

Probate Index 1558-1879

Parishioners Wills

Will of Philip Batten 1603

 

War, Conflict and Military Matters

War Memorial Gallery

Why the Poppy

War Memorials

WWI Church Memorial Transcript               WWI Village War Memorial Transcript                WWII Church Memorial Transcript     

WWI

Casualties

Francis Edward Porter 1916

 

 

Read 5426 times Last modified on Monday, 30 July 2018 10:37

Add comment

Please be aware that comments are not checked daily, if you have a question it is better to contact the volunteer directly. However if you just wish to show appreciation or remark upon the page please feel free to do that here.


Security code
Refresh

We use cookies to improve our website and your experience when using it. Cookies used for the essential operation of the site have already been set. To find out more about the cookies we use and how to delete them, see our privacy policy.

I accept cookies from this site.
EU Cookie Directive plugin by www.channeldigital.co.uk