Hullavington, Wiltshire Family History Guide

Hullavington is an Ancient Parish in the county of Wiltshire.

Other places in the parish include: Surrendral, Surrendell, Surrendel, and Newtown.

Alternative names:

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1654
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1605

Nonconformists include: Independent/Congregational, Particular Baptist, Primitive Methodist, and Society of Friends/Quaker.

Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

HULLAVINGTON, a village and a parish in Malmsbury district, Wilts. The village stands 5 miles SW by S of Malmsbury, and 6 NW by N of Chippenham r. station; and has a post-office under Chippenham. The parish includes the tything of Surrendral, and comprises 3,121 acres. Real property, £4,605. Pop., 700. Houses, 152. The property is divided among a few. The manor belonged to the priory of St. Victor, near Rouen; passed to the Crown; was given, by Henry VI., to Eton College; and is now held by Sir John Neeld, Bart., as lessee. The parish is a meet for the Beaufort hounds. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Gloucester and Bristol. Value, £194. Patron, Eton College. The church is ancient; has some good early English work, and a tower; and, in 1866, was much out of repair. There are chapels for Independents, Baptists, and Primitive Methodists, a school partly supported by Sir John Neeld, and charities £5.

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 Hullavington, 1841-1891

Church Records

Births and baptisms, 1825-1836 Author: Independent Church (Hullavington)

Bishop’s transcripts for Hullavington, 1605-1875 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Hullavington (Wiltshire)

Parish register transcripts, 1695-1876 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Hullavington (Wiltshire)

Parish registers for Hullavington, 1654-1928 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Hullavington (Wiltshire)

Society of Friends. Hullavington, births, marriages and burials, 1655-1698. Author: Society of Friends. Hullavington Monthly Meeting (Wiltshire)

Parish register printouts of Hullavington, Wiltshire, England ; christenings, 1812-1836 Author: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Department

Court records

Manor court rolls in Hullavington, Wiltshire, 1699-1739 Author: Manor of Hullavington. Court (Wiltshire)

Taxation

Land tax assessments in Hullavington, Wiltshire 1780-1870 Author: Great Britain. Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace (Wiltshire)

Maps

Vision of Britain historical maps

Administration

  • County: Wiltshire
  • Civil Registration District: Malmesbury
  • Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Wiltshire
  • Diocese: Gloucester and Bristol
  • Rural Deanery: Malmesbury
  • Poor Law Union: Malmesbury
  • Hundred: Chippenham; Malmesbury
  • Province: Canterbury