Chitterne St Mary, Wiltshire Family History Guide

Chitterne St Mary is an Ancient Parish in the county of Wiltshire.

Alternative names: Chiltern St Mary, St Mary Chiltern

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1653
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1608

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

CHITTERNE-ST. MARY, or Chiltern-St. Mary, a parish in Warminster district, Wilts; on an affluent of the river Wiley, near Knock Castle, 3¼ miles NNE of Codford r. station, and 8 W by S of Warminster. Post town, Heytesbury, under Bath. Acres, 1,198. Rated property, £1,005. Pop., 201. Houses, 47. The property is divided among a few. The living is a vicarage, annexed to the vicarage of Chitterne-All Saints, in the diocese of Salisbury. The church is good.

Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].

Parish Records

FamilySearch Catalog

Census

Census returns for Chitterne-St. Mary, 1841-1891

Church Records

Bishop’s transcripts for Chitterne-All Saints, 1611-1880 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Chitterne-All-Saints (Wiltshire); Church of England. Parish Church of Chitterne-St. Mary (Wiltshire)

Bishop’s transcripts for Chitterne-St. Mary, 1608-1862 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Chitterne-St. Mary (Wiltshire)

Chitterne folk : early 1900s Author: Grout, Diana; Bingham, Carolyn S.; Hurley, Beryl

Parish registers for Chitterne-St. Mary, 1653-1862 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Chitterne-St. Mary (Wiltshire)

Court Records

Manor court rolls in Chitterne, Wiltshire, 1673-1745 Author: Manor of Chitterne. Court (Wiltshire)

Maps

Vision of Britain historical maps

Administration

  • County: Wiltshire
  • Civil Registration District: Warminster
  • Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Salisbury
  • Diocese: Salisbury
  • Rural Deanery: Wylye
  • Poor Law Union: Warminster
  • Hundred: Heytesbury
  • Province: Canterbury