Kingston Deverill, Wiltshire Family History Guide

Status: Ancient Parish

Parish church: St. Mary

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1706
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1608

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Kingston Deverill

  • Maiden Bradley
  • Monkton Deverill
  • Brixton Deverill
  • West Knoyle
  • Mere

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

DEVERILL-KINGSTON, a parish in Mere district, Wilts; on the Deverill rivulet, 4 miles NE by N of Mere, and 6 SW of Heytesbury r. station. It has a post office under Warminster. Acres, 2,060. Real property, with Deverill-Monckton, £3,875. Pop., 376. Houses, 90. The property is divided among a few. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Salisbury. Value, £308. Patron, the Marquis of Bath. The church has an old font; and is very good.

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

Parish Records

FamilySearch Historical Records


Kelly's Directory of Hampshire, Wiltshire, Dorsetshire and the Isle of Wight 1889

Parish Registers

Marriages at Kingston Deverill 1706-1812 - UK Genealogy Archives


Vision of Britain historical maps


County: Wiltshire
Civil Registration District: Mere
Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Salisbury
Diocese: Salisbury
Rural Deanery: Wylye
Poor Law Union: Mere
Hundred: Mere; South Damerham
Province: Canterbury