Monkton Deverill is a chapelry of Longbridge Deverill with Crockerton Ancient Parish in Wiltshire.

Alternative names: Deverill Monckton, Monkton Deverill

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1695
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1608; 1613; 1622

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Monkton Deverill

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

DEVERILL-MONCKTON, a parish in Mere district, Wilts; on the Deverill rivulet, 4¼ miles NE of Mere, and 5¾ SW of Heytesbury r. station. Post town, Deverill-Kingston, under Warminster. Acres, 1,735. Real property, with Deverill-Kingston, £3,875. Pop., 180. Houses, 42. The property is divided among a few. A monastery, subordinate to Bee abbey, was founded here before 1086. The living is a p. curacy, annexed to the vicarage of Deverill-Longbridge, in the diocese of Salisbury. The church is good. White, ejected by Cromwell, and afterwards a physician, was incumbent.

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

Parish Registers

Marriages at Monkton Deverill 1749-1812

Marriages Out of Parish

Details Place of Marriage
John Cousins, of Munxton Deveril, & Jane Perrat, of M. 5 July 1702 Mere
Daniel Carpenter & Jane Morgan, both of Monkton Deverill 31 Aug. 1746 Mere

Parish Records


England, Wiltshire, Deverill-Monckton – Census ( 1 )
Census returns for Monckton-Deverill, 1841-1891
Author: Great Britain. Census Office

England, Wiltshire, Deverill-Monckton – Church records ( 4 )
Baptisms of 13 parishes, Mere and S.W. Wiltshire
Author: Wiltshire Family History Society

Bishop’s transcripts for Deverill-Monckton, 1608-1880
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Deverill-Monckton (Wiltshire)

Marriages at Monkton Deverill, 1749-1812
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Deverill-Monckton (Wiltshire)

Parish registers for Deverill-Monckton, 1695-1980
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Deverill-Monckton (Wiltshire)

England, Wiltshire, Deverill-Monckton – Taxation ( 1 )
Land tax assessments in Deverill-Monckton, Wiltshire 1780-1876
Author: Great Britain. Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace (Wiltshire)

FamilySearch Historical Records


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


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: South Damerham
  • Province: Canterbury

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