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Stanton St. Bernard - OPC Vacancy

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Stanton St Bernard - All Saints Stanton St Bernard - All Saints

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Contiguous Parishes (our neighbours)

All Cannings - Alton Barne - Beechingstoke - East Kennett - Patney - Woodborough


Websites of Interest

GenUKI - For information on Wiltshire and Stanton Fitzwarren.
Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre - The Wiltshire County Archives for all historical documents and the place to obtain original copies.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 All Saints

The church (All Saints) has a perpendicular tower, but the remainder was rebuilt in 1833, a Norman font being preserved.   [Source: The Little Guide, published by Methuen 1949]

Parish Register Transcripts

Look Ups for Baptisms and Burials up to 1837 may be requested from the OPC for Woodborough (Duncan McBurney) via the Contact Us Tab on the Home Page

Parish Registers held at WSHC

Baptisms 1568-1986
Marriages 1568-1985
Burials 1568-1986


Parish History

Stanton St Bernard in the Pewsey Vale, takes its second name from the family who formerly held it

Civil Registration

1837 - Present Devizes Registration District


Buildings and Land

Indenture for Sale, Mortgage etc. Stonyford Mill 1764          Owners of Land 1873

Inquisitions Post Mortem of Lands Held

John Boothe 1635


Crime and Legal Matters

Crime Reports 1800-1849                Bastardy Examinations 1835-1864                  Shopkeepers Fined for Possession of Short Weights 1847                  More Fowl Unfit for Sale 1941






Emigration and Migration


Employment and Business


Game List 1846           Aspects of the Life of the Wiltshire Agricultural Labourer c1850


Wiltshire Society Apprentices

Thomas Tasker 1877-1879

Community Services

Metropolitan Police Pensions Record - Thomas Baker 1900-1925

Miscellaneous Documents


Community Services

Metropolitan Police Pensions Record - Thomas Baker 1900-1925

Non Conformity and Other Places of Worship


People and Parish Notables

Census Returns Transcripts

1744 1841 1851 1861 1871 1881 1891 1901 1911

Please note that the 1744 Census listed was a survey of heads of households and was found attached to the front page of the parish register for that period.  The 1841 Census for Stanton St. Bernard appears not to have survived.

Elections and Polls

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

Family Notices          

Family Notices 1800-1849

Personal Research Items

Tuck Family Research Burial Extracts - These items were 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 references to Quaker entries may be found from across the county.


Poor Law, Charity and the Workhouse

Poor Law Union Bread & Flour Contract 1838




War, Conflict and Military Matters

Why the Poppy Peace Celebrations 1814 Diocese of Salisbury Memorial Book 1914-1918
Soldiers Who Died in WWI Named in Calne & District Casualty Lists    



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