Earldoms Wiltshire Family History Guide

Earldoms is an extra-parochial place.

Alternative names: The Earldoms

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

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Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

  • Langley Wood
  • Whiteparish
  • Melchet Park
  • Landford

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

EARLDOMS, an extra-parochial tract in Alderbury district, Wilts; 7½ miles SE of Salisbury. Pop., 48. Houses, 9. It was an ancient property of the Pembrokes; is much occupied with dense wood; and has, among its wood, an anciently entrenched hill, with single rampart and ditch.

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


Vision of Britain historical maps


County: Wiltshire
Civil Registration District: Alderbury
Probate Court: Search the courts of the surrounding parishes
Diocese: Not Applicable
Rural Deanery: Not Applicable
Poor Law Union: Alderbury
Hundred: Frustfield
Province: Canterbury