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Fisherton Anger - The OPC is Kay Lewis

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Fisherton Anger Photo Gallery

Contiguous Parishes (Our Neighbours)

Bemerton - Fugglestone St. Peter - Salisbury - Stratford Sub Castle - West Harnham


Websites of Interest

GenUKI for information relating to Wiltshire and Fisherton Anger.
St Clement's Church - Church Website.
History of Fisherton Anger - Local Historical Information. 
Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre - The Wiltshire County Archives for all historical documents and the place to obtain original copies.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. Paul

The original church of St. Clements was demolished in 1854 and a larger church, St Paul's, was built.

Protestation Return 1641-1642                Rev. T. H. Bland, Curate 1898

Parish Register Transcripts


1608-1674           1675-1699          1700-1724          1725-1749          1750-1774          1775-1799          1800-1824          1825-1849          1850-1864          1865-1874          1875-1885

Parish Registers held at WSHC

Baptisms 1654-1969
Marriages 1654-1999
Burials 1653-1960


Parish History

Fisherton Anger lies to the north-west of Salisbury, occupying an area to the west of Fisherton Street, mainly along Church Street (now Mill Road). A large part of the village was brought within the boundaries of the growing city of Salisbury in 1835. 

Civil Registration

1837 - 1896 Alderbury Registration District
1896 - Present Salisbury District


Buildings and Land

Appointment of Select Commissioners for Land and Assessed Taxes 1842           Fisherton Street Property for Sale 1858               Cattle Plague Regulations 1867                Owners of Land 1873

Fisherton Asylum

Extraordinary Behaviour of a Lunatic 1883

Public Houses

Bull Inn

Change of Landlord 1835


Crime and Legal Matters


Son Threatens Mother 1871                Rival Bakers Assault Charge 1883


Bastardy Examinations

Capital Punishment

Executions 1700-1799          Death Sentences 1757                  Capital Punishment in Wiltshire 1800-1827

Crime Reports



Counterfeit Coins and Bank Notes Used 1838


Murder of Mary Kenney 1858

Prisons and Prisoners

Fisherton Anger Gaol 1785                Convicts for Transportation 1830                  For Trial at Fisherton Anger Gaol 1830                   Prison Visitor Gaoled 1835

Proceedings in Chancery Elizabeth I Era (1558-1603)

Beecher v Watkins, Lucas, Hobbs & others

Quarter Sessions

Marlborough Quarter Sessions 1650-1699


Theft of Publican's Fowl 1853                 Theft of Butter 1858                   Mother and Daughter Committed for Trial 1866                 Till Robbed of Copper & Silver Coins 1866


Transportation for Assault on Police Officer 1841



Pigots 1830               



Education Gallery

Prize Giving at British School 1872


Emigration and Migration

Strays Index


Employment and Business


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 Allford 1716          Charles Bennett 1722          Richard Bishop 1759          John Blandford 1718          William Bowles 1743


British Postal Services Appointments 1737-1969      

Community Services

Metropolitan Police Pensions Records

Frederick Andrews 1878-1898   

Glaziers, Painters and Plumbers

Transfer of Business 1826

Medical Matters

Nurse - Charlotte Matilda Case 1890


John Mildred, Leather Dresser 1763     


Miscellaneous Documents

Horse had Lucky Escape 1757


Non Conformity and Other Places of Worship

St. Clements now demolished

Carter Ran Amok for Fanatical Beliefs 1796              Obituary of John Welsh 1906              Presentation to Miss Creed 1872


People and Parish Notables


Bankruptcy Notices 1700-1899                  James Baiss 1811-1812 

Census Returns Transcripts


Elections and Polls

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

Family Notices

1750-1799                 1800-1849                 1850-1899

General Items

Relatives of Jane Messenger nee Howard or Howell Sought 1860

Inquest Reports

Inquest Reports 1800-1849             George Fry 1849                Inquest Reports 1850-1899


James Thomas Keats 1917

Wedding Reports

Case to Lawrence 1909


Poor Law, Charity and the Workhouse

Alderbury Union Elected Guardians 1835                 Workhouse Audit 1858     

Appointment of Overseers

1860           1868          1870           1872


Nowes Legacy 1819 



Probate Index 1827-1879 (WSHC)              Estate Notice of William Teacy Deceased 1830                   National Probate Index 1858-1966

Inquisitions Post Mortem of Lands Held

John Walraund 1309               William de Rude & William Saffrey 1325               Thomas Eyre 1629          

Parishioners Wills

Ann Strong Proved 1832


John Nowes proved 1719 


War, Conflict and Military Matters

Why the Poppy                Victoria Cross Recipient Daniel Marcus William Beak 1918



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