Fugglestone, Wiltshire Genealogy

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Guide to Fugglestone, Wiltshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Fugglestone, Wiltshire
Type Ancient parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Branch and Dole
County Wiltshire, England Genealogy
Poor Law Union Wilton
Registration District Wilton
Records begin
Parish registers: 1568
Bishop's Transcripts: 1611; 1622-1629; 1666
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Wilton
Diocese Salisbury
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Archdeaconry of Salisbury
Location of Archive
Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre


Parish History[edit | edit source]

FUGGLESTONE-ST. PETER-popularly Foylstone -a parish in the union Wilton and a Hundred of Branch and Dole, Salisbury and Amesbury. The Parish is in the district of S Wiltshire; on the river Wiley and on the Salisbury and Exeter railway, in the eastern vicinity of Wilton. It includes Bemerton, chapelry and Quidhampton Tything. [1][2]


Resources[edit | edit source]

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The civil registration article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is FreeBMD.

Church records[edit | edit source]

Fugglestone parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:

BIVRI = British Isles Vital Records Index (Ancestry) - (£)[3]
FMP = findmypast - (£)[4]
FREG = FreeREG - free[5]
IGI = International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free[6]
JOIN = The Joiner Marriage Index - (£)[7]
NIM = Nimrod Research - (£). Results delivered by email.[8]
TGEN = TheGenealogist - (£)[9]
FUGGLESTONE PARISH Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
BIVRI 1812-1879


FMP 1500s-1800s
FREG
1608-1835

IGI 1568-1812 1568-1895
JOIN
1608-1835

NIM 1585-1837
1608-1837
1585-1837
TGEN
1608-1837

Census records[edit | edit source]

Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library.


Probate records[edit | edit source]

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Wiltshire Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.

Maps and Gazetteers[edit | edit source]

Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.

Websites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Lewis, Samuel A.,A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 269-272. Date accessed: 16 September 2013.
  2. John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales, (1870-72)
  3. 'British Isles Vital Records Index - 2nd Ed. Breakdown of Records', Genoot, accessed 10 January 2014.
  4. 'Search more than 99,000 new Wiltshire parish baptism records,' findmypast, accessed 5 June 2014. Coverage year range is not clearly identified.
  5. 'Wiltshire Coverage', FreeREG, accessed 10 January 2014.
  6. Hugh Wallis, 'IGI Batch Numbers for Wiltshire, England,' IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 15 January 2014.
  7. Wiltshire Coverage, The Joiner Marriage Index, accessed 11 September 2013.
  8. 'Wiltshire Parish Explorer,' Nimrod Research, accessed 8 January 2014.
  9. 'Parish Records - Coverage', The Genealogist, accessed 27 September 2013.