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"HULLAVINGTON, a parish in the hundreds of Malmesbury and Chippenham, county Wilts, 7 miles N.W. of Chippenham, its post town, and 6 S.W. of Malmesbury. The village is small and wholly agricultural. The parish contains the tything of Surrendral. The impropriate tithes have been commuted for a rent-charge of £455, and the vicarial for £165. Here is a meet for the Beaufort hounds. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Gloucester and Bristol, value £194, in the patronage of Eton College. The church, dedicated to St. Michael, is an ancient structure, with a square tower. The parochial charities produce about £5 per annum. The Independents, Primitive Methodists, and Baptists have chapels, and there is a National school."

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


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 Hullavington, St Mary:

    • WSRO registers: Chr 1657-1928, Mar 1695-1913, Bur 1654-1889
    • BTs before surviving registers for 1605-10, 1619-23, 1632-35, 1665-79
    • IGI Mar 1654-1895 Batch M152631
    • VRI Chr 1656-1909, Mar 1695-1906
  • Indexes and registers of the church of Hullavington, Independent:

    • IGI Chr 1812-1836 Batch C077821

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