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Chicklade

"CHICKLADE, a parish in the hundred of Dunworth, in the county of Wilts, 1 mile N. of Hindon, its post town, and 7 from Warminster. The living is a rectory* in the diocese of Salisbury, value £230, patron the Marquis of Bath. The church, dedicated to All Saints, is a neat edifice with tower. The register commences 1721. Here is a free school. John Candy, Esq., is lord of the, manor."

[Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868) - Transcribed by Colin Hinson ©2003]

 

Cemeteries

Churches

You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Chicklade area that are recorded in the GENUKI church database. This will also help identify other churches in nearby townships and/or parishes. You also have the option to see the location of the churches marked on a map.

Church Records

  • Common to all parishes is a Key to Abbreviations and a description of Church Records and Indexes for Wiltshire, including a complete Marriage Index for the county.

  • Indexes and registers of the parish church of Chicklade, All Saints:

    • WSRO registers: Chr 1722-1989, Mar 1722-1837, Bur 1721-1989
    • IGI Chr 1721-1812 Batch C152261, Mar 1721-1781 Batch 152261

Description and Travel

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Gazetteers

Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which Chicklade has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.

History

Maps

You can see maps centred on OS grid reference ST912345 (Lat/Lon: 51.109668, -2.127103), Chicklade which are provided by:

Population

  • Population was 127 in 1831, 67 in 1951.

 

Societies

You can also see Family History Societies covering the nearby area, plotted on a map. This facility is being developed, and is awaiting societies to enter information about the places they cover.