Status: Ancient Parish
Parish church: St. Mary
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1598
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1606
Parishes adjacent to Sopworth
The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870
SOPWORTH, a parish in Malmsbury district, Wilts; 7 miles E by S of Wickwar r. station. Post town, Chippenham. Acres, 1,011. Real property, £1,685. Pop., 214. Houses, 49. The manor belongs to the Duke of Beaufort. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Gloucester and Bristol. Value, £265. Patron, the Duke of Beanfort. The church is ancient.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
Marriages at Sopworth 1698-1812 – UK Genealogy Archives
Civil Registration District: Malmesbury
Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Wiltshire
Diocese: Gloucester and Bristol
Rural Deanery: Malmesbury
Poor Law Union: Malmesbury