Homington is an Ancient Parish in the county of Wiltshire.
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1675
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1621
Nonconformists include: Primitive Methodist
The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870
HOMINGTON, a parish in Alderbury district, Wilts; on a branch of the river Avon, 3½ miles SW by S of Salisbury r. station. Post town, Salisbury. Acres, 1,340. Rated property, £850. Pop., 155. Houses, 36. The property is divided among a few. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Salisbury. Value, £57. Patrons, the Dean and Chapter of Salisbury. The church was reported in 1859 as very bad.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
Poorhouses & Poor Law
Civil Registration District: Alderbury
Probate Court: Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of Salisbury
Rural Deanery: Pre-1847 – None, Post-1846 – Chalke
Poor Law Union: Alderbury
Hundred: Cawden and Cadworth