Contiguous Parishes (our neighbours)
Mere - Stourton
Websites of Interest
GenUKI - For information relating to Wiltshire and Zeal.
University of Leicester's - Website for historical Wiltshire directories.
Cathy Days Genealogical Pages - Centred around Mere in Wiltshire.
Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre - The Wiltshire County Archives for all historical documents and the place to obtain original copies.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. Martin
St. Martin's Church was consecrated on 14th October 1846. The parish room was constructed in 2005.
Parish Register Transcripts
Parish Registers Held at WSHC
1837 - January 1978 Mere Registration District
January 1978 - Present Salisbury Registration District
Buildings and Land
Bonham Garden of Remembrance
Surviving memorial stones have been transcribed and can be viewed on the Dorset OPC Project Site
Crime and Legal Matters
Emigration and Migration
Employment and Business
Non Conformity and Other Places of Worship
People and Parish Notables
Census Returns Transcripts
Please note that the 1650 census is probably a list of the heads of households only
Elections, Polls and Voters Lists
General People Items
Poor Law, Charity and The Workhouse
War, Conflict and Military Matters
Uncategorised Military Items
War Memorials and Books of Remembrance
Zeals War Memorial St. Martin Church Roll of Honour Plaque Dioceses of Salisbury Memorial Book 1914-1918
British Red Cross/V.A.D. Records