Pewsey, Wiltshire Genealogy
Guide to Pewsey, Wiltshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
|Poor Law Union||Pewsey|
|Parish registers: 1568|
|Bishop's Transcripts: 1601|
|Probate Court||Court of the Archdeaconry of Wiltshire|
|Location of Archive|
|Wiltshire Record Office|
Parish History[edit | edit source]
The village stands on a head-stream of the river Avon, near the Mid Wiltshire railway, 1 mile S of the Kennet and Avon canal, and 7 S S W of Marlborough.
The places of worship, in 1851, were Church of England, Baptists, Wesleyans, andPrimitive Methodists.
Resources[edit | edit source]
Civil Registration[edit | edit source]
Church records[edit | edit source]
Pewsey, Wiltshire Genealogy parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
|NIM = Nimrod Research - (£). Results delivered by email.|
|Pewsey, Wiltshire Genealogy Online Parish Records|
Census records[edit | edit source]
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]
Websites[edit | edit source]
References[edit | edit source]
- John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales, (1870-72)
- Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 564-567. Date accessed: 09 October 2013.
- 'Wiltshire Parish Explorer,' Nimrod Research, accessed 8 January 2014.