Tollard Royal Farm with Allenford, Wiltshire Genealogy

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Tollard Royal Farm with Allenford

Guide to Tollard Royal Farm with Allenford, Wiltshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Tollard Royal Farm with Allenford, Wiltshire
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Tollard Royal Church Wiltshire
Type England Jurisdictions
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Chalk; Cranborne
County Wiltshire, England Genealogy
Poor Law Union Tisbury
Registration District Tisbury; Wimborne
Records begin
Parish registers: 1689
Bishop's Transcripts: 1609
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Chalke
Diocese Salisbury
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Archdeaconry of Salisbury
Location of Archive
Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre

Part of this parish is in Dorset county. See also Tollard Royal, Dorset Genealogy.

Parish History[edit | edit source]

TOLLARD-ROYAL (St. Peter), a parish, in the union of Tisbury, partly in the hundred of Cranborne, Shaston division of Dorset, but chiefly in the hundred of Chalk, Hindon and S. divisions of Wiltshire, 6¾ miles (S. E. by E.) from Shaftesbury.[1]

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]

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

NIM = Nimrod Research - (£). Results delivered by email.[2]
Tollard Royal Parish Online Records


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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. Samuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 369-372. Date accessed: 16 October 2013.
  2. 'Wiltshire Parish Explorer,' Nimrod Research, accessed 8 January 2014.