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Kingston Deverill

"DEVERILL KINGSTON, a parish in the hundred of Mere, in the county of Wilts, 4 miles N.E. of Mere. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Salisbury, value £308 per annum, in the patronage of the Marquis of Bath. The church contains an ancient font. The charities amount to £4."

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

Note:
It appears under Deverill, Kingston in some list of parishes.

Cemeteries

  • St Mary, B3095, Church of England

Churches

You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Kingston Deverill 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 Kingston Deverill, St Mary: (under 'Deverill Kingston' in the IGI)

    • WSRO registers: Chr 1706-1981, Mar 1706-1972, Bur 1706-1982
    • BTs before surviving registers for 1608-11, 1622-37, 1672-79, 1692, 1694, 1700-1706 and on
    • IGI Mar 1706-1895 Batch M153231
    • VRI Chr 1706-1906, Mar 1706-1906
    • Phillimore Marriages 1706-1812 (vol 1)

Description and Travel

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Gazetteers

Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which Kingston Deverill 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 ST846371 (Lat/Lon: 51.132908, -2.221494), Kingston Deverill which are provided by:

 

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.