Fittleton, Wiltshire Family History Guide

Fittleton is an Ancient Parish in the county of Wiltshire.

Other places in the parish include: Hacklestone.

Alternative names:

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1624
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1609-1610; 1627; 1671

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

FITTLETON, a parish in Pewsey district, Wilts; on the river Avon, 6 miles S by W of Pewsey r. station, and 6½ N of Amesbury. It includes the tything of Hacklestone; and its post town is Enford, under Marlborough. Acres, 3,185. Real property, with Chisenbury, Compton, and Enford, £10,414. Rated property of F. alone, £2,200. Pop., 393. Houses, 75. The property is all in one estate. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Salisbury. Value, £444. Patron, Magdalen College, Oxford. The church is good. An endowed school has £10, and other charities £9.

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 Fittleton, 1841-1891

Church Records

The bishop’s transcripts and parish registers of Fittleton 1609-1837 Author: Wiltshire Family History Society

Bishop’s transcripts for Fittleton, 1610-1880 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Fittleton (Wiltshire)

Parish registers for Fittleton, 1623-1992 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Fittleton (Wiltshire)

Transcripts of bishop’s transcripts, 1750-1836 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Winterbourne-Stoke (Wiltshire); Church of England. Parish Church of Stratford-under-the-Castle. Transcripts of bishop’s transcripts, 1700-1813; Church of England. Parish Church of Fittleton (Wiltshire). Transcripts of bishop’s transcripts, 1813-1833; Church of England. Parish Church of Alton-Barnes (Wiltshire). Transcripts of bishop’s transcripts, 1756-1838

Taxation

Land tax assessments in Fittleton, Wiltshire 1780-1831 Author: Great Britain. Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace (Wiltshire)

Maps

Vision of Britain historical maps

Administration

  • County: Wiltshire
  • Civil Registration District: Pewsey
  • Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Salisbury
  • Diocese: Salisbury
  • Rural Deanery: Potterne
  • Poor Law Union: Pewsey
  • Hundred: Elstub and Everleigh
  • Province: Canterbury