Homington, Wiltshire Family History Guide

Homington is an Ancient Parish in the county of Wiltshire.

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Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1675
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1621

Nonconformists include: Primitive Methodist

Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

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].

Parish Records

FamilySearch Catalog

Census

Census returns for Homington, 1841-1891

Church Records

Bishop’s transcripts for Homington, 1621-1880 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Homington (Wiltshire)

Parish register transcripts, 1675-1840 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Homington (Wiltshire)

Parish registers for Homington, 1675-1837 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Homington (Wiltshire)

Court records

Court records, 1590-1592 Author: Church of England. Dean and Chapter of Sarum. Peculiar Court

Probate records

Original wills, administrations and inventories, 1625-1638 Author: Church of England. Dean and Chapter of Sarum. Peculiar Court

Poorhouses & Poor Law

Creed registers, ca. 1900-1925 Author: Alderbury and Salisbury Union (Wiltshire)

Taxation

Land tax assessments in Homington, 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: Alderbury Probate Court: Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of Salisbury Diocese: Salisbury Rural Deanery: Pre-1847 - None, Post-1846 - Chalke Poor Law Union: Alderbury Hundred: Cawden and Cadworth Province: Canterbury