Dorchester Holy Trinity with Frome Whitfield, Dorset Family History Guide

Dorchester Holy Trinity with Frome Whitfield is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Dorset, created in 1610 from Dorchester Holy Trinity Ancient Parish and Frome Whitfield Ancient Parish.

Other places in the parish include: Colliton Row and Frome Whitfield.

Alternative names: Dorchester Holy Trinity

Parish church: Holy Trinity

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1559
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1739

Nonconformists include: Presbyterian Unitarian and Wesleyan Methodists Reform.

Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

See Dorchester, Dorset Family History Guide

Parish Records

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Church Records

Bishop’s transcripts for Holy Trinity Church, Dorchester., 1739-1879 Author: Church of England. Holy Trinity Church (Dorchester, Dorsetshire)

Churchwardens’ accounts, 1612-1899 Author: Church of England. Holy Trinity Church (Dorchester, Dorsetshire)

Marriages at Dorchester, Holy Trinity, 1560-1812 Author: Church of England. Holy Trinity Church (Dorchester, Dorsetshire)

Parish registers for Holy Trinity Church, Dorchester, 1559-1974 Author: Church of England. Holy Trinity Church (Dorchester, Dorsetshire); Thompson, Peter; Dorset Record Office

Register of Burials in the Burial Ground of Holy Trinity Church, St. Peter’s Church and All Saints Church, Dorchester., 1857-1879 Author: Church of England. Holy Trinity Church (Dorchester, Dorsetshire); Church of England. St. Peter’s Church (Dorchester, Dorsetshire); Church of England. All Saints Church (Dorchester, Dorsetshire)

Poorhouses & Poor Law

Overseers account books, 1784-1835 Author: Holy Trinity Parish (Dorchester, Dorset)

Administration

  • County: Dorset
  • Civil Registration District: Dorchester
  • Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Dorset
  • Diocese: Salisbury
  • Rural Deanery: Dorchester
  • Poor Law Union: Dorchester
  • Hundred: Dorchester Borough; Uggscombe
  • Province: Canterbury